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The Resource Straight outta Crawley : memoirs of a distinctly average human being, Romesh Ranganathan

Straight outta Crawley : memoirs of a distinctly average human being, Romesh Ranganathan

Label
Straight outta Crawley : memoirs of a distinctly average human being
Title
Straight outta Crawley
Title remainder
memoirs of a distinctly average human being
Statement of responsibility
Romesh Ranganathan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Straight Outta Crawley' is the hilarious and irreverent autobiography from comedian Romesh Ranganathan. At the age of nine, Romesh Ranganathan delivered his first ever stand-up set at a Pontin's holiday camp talent competition, smashing the other competitor, a young girl playing the kazoo. The gig went so well that Romesh retired his comic genius for 22 years, hiding behind the guise of a maths teacher, before finally revealing himself again (no, not like that) at the tender age of 31. In 2010, Ranganathan staged his epic comeback gig to an almost silent room, and has since gone on to earn his place as the most in-demand overweight vegan Sri Lankan comedian in Britain. Now, for the first time, he tells the full story of how he got here
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ranganathan, Romesh
Dewey number
  • 792.7'6'028092
  • 792.7'6'028092
  • 792.7'6'028092
  • 792.7'6'028092
  • 792.76028092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ranganathan, Romesh
  • Comedians
  • Stand-up comedy
  • Biography
Label
Straight outta Crawley : memoirs of a distinctly average human being, Romesh Ranganathan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780552173704
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiv, 283 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780552173704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
Straight outta Crawley : memoirs of a distinctly average human being, Romesh Ranganathan
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780552173704
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiv, 283 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780552173704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

Library Locations

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      210 Old Brompton Road, London, SW5 0BS, GB
      51.4900379 -0.1883197
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