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The Resource Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales : selected writings of Groucho Marx, edited by Robert S. Bader ; [foreword by Dick Cavett]

Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales : selected writings of Groucho Marx, edited by Robert S. Bader ; [foreword by Dick Cavett]

Label
Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales : selected writings of Groucho Marx
Title
Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales
Title remainder
selected writings of Groucho Marx
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert S. Bader ; [foreword by Dick Cavett]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1890-1977
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Marx, Groucho
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bader, Robert S
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  • American wit and humor
  • Humorous stories, American
Label
Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales : selected writings of Groucho Marx, edited by Robert S. Bader ; [foreword by Dick Cavett]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-251)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The gus sun also rises. Up from pantages -- We stand corrected -- Press agents I have known -- The return of the four mad prodigals -- Bad days are good memories -- Mackerel for Xmas -- Why Harpo doesn't talk -- Homicide on the range. My poor wife -- Hole smoke -- Buy it, put it away, and forget about it -- Out father and us -- Life begins for father -- Uncle Julius -- Sh-h-h-h! -- The truth about Captain Spalding -- Forward Marx. What this country needs -- Yes, we have no petrol -- How to build a secret weapon -- Your butcher is your best critic -- Groucho Marx gives kidding-on-the-square pitch for hosp shows -- How to be a spy -- Standing room only -- Many happy returns -- Jamison, take a letter. A lift from Groucho Marx -- That Marx guy, again -- Groucho Marx insists 'Variety' plug his book -- Groucho Marx rebuttals -- Dear Simon & Schuster -- Groucho Marx's back-to-the-soil movement flivs -- Groucho's new idea -- Letterature -- And that's why Groucho is not going into Vaude -- Groucho clears it up -- And that's why I won't imitate the four Hawaiians -- An apology -- My 2 [cents] worth -- Marx remarks. My life in art -- What is wrong with the theater -- This theatrical business -- One of the Marks to shoot at -- Movie glossary -- Night life of the gods -- Just another anniversary -- Grouchoisms -- Run for your career, boys -- I never could grow a muoustache -- Whenever I think of Scotch, I recall the immortal words of my brother Harpo -- The schweinerei. Whan an act's successful and The small time's season -- Alibis -- When I was young and charming -- Ahead of the times -- Heywood Broun -- The psychology of psocks -- Author in search of characters -- Tales of Hoffman : letter to Chico -- How to crank a horse -- S.J. Perelman and Al Hirschfeld -- Light and airy -- How to entertain a guest -- TV or not TV -- Groucho's zany yule review of three slap-happy volumes -- Humor from silent screen to TV -- Letter to Woody Allen -- A letter from Groucho -- The odyssey of the goats -- Poem from Animal crackers (1928)
Control code
709673761
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded edition
Extent
xlvi, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781557837912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Groucho Marx and other short stories and tall tales : selected writings of Groucho Marx, edited by Robert S. Bader ; [foreword by Dick Cavett]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-251)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The gus sun also rises. Up from pantages -- We stand corrected -- Press agents I have known -- The return of the four mad prodigals -- Bad days are good memories -- Mackerel for Xmas -- Why Harpo doesn't talk -- Homicide on the range. My poor wife -- Hole smoke -- Buy it, put it away, and forget about it -- Out father and us -- Life begins for father -- Uncle Julius -- Sh-h-h-h! -- The truth about Captain Spalding -- Forward Marx. What this country needs -- Yes, we have no petrol -- How to build a secret weapon -- Your butcher is your best critic -- Groucho Marx gives kidding-on-the-square pitch for hosp shows -- How to be a spy -- Standing room only -- Many happy returns -- Jamison, take a letter. A lift from Groucho Marx -- That Marx guy, again -- Groucho Marx insists 'Variety' plug his book -- Groucho Marx rebuttals -- Dear Simon & Schuster -- Groucho Marx's back-to-the-soil movement flivs -- Groucho's new idea -- Letterature -- And that's why Groucho is not going into Vaude -- Groucho clears it up -- And that's why I won't imitate the four Hawaiians -- An apology -- My 2 [cents] worth -- Marx remarks. My life in art -- What is wrong with the theater -- This theatrical business -- One of the Marks to shoot at -- Movie glossary -- Night life of the gods -- Just another anniversary -- Grouchoisms -- Run for your career, boys -- I never could grow a muoustache -- Whenever I think of Scotch, I recall the immortal words of my brother Harpo -- The schweinerei. Whan an act's successful and The small time's season -- Alibis -- When I was young and charming -- Ahead of the times -- Heywood Broun -- The psychology of psocks -- Author in search of characters -- Tales of Hoffman : letter to Chico -- How to crank a horse -- S.J. Perelman and Al Hirschfeld -- Light and airy -- How to entertain a guest -- TV or not TV -- Groucho's zany yule review of three slap-happy volumes -- Humor from silent screen to TV -- Letter to Woody Allen -- A letter from Groucho -- The odyssey of the goats -- Poem from Animal crackers (1928)
Control code
709673761
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Updated and expanded edition
Extent
xlvi, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781557837912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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