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Author McGilligan, Patrick, author.

Title Funny man : Mel Brooks / Patrick McGilligan.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]
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 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Biographies  92 BIOGRAPHY BROOKS    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  B BROOKS    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department  BIOGRAPHY BROOKS    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  B BROOKS    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Biography  B-BROOKS-MCG    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 BROOKS, MEL    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - New Materials  B BROOKS, M.    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG BROOKS, MEL    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Biographies  B BROOKS MEL M    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Biographies  BIOG BROOKS, MEL    Check Shelf

Edition First edition.
Description 624 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1926: Little world -- 1944: Big world -- 1949: Funny is money -- 1952: Dreams and nightmares -- 1955: Club Caesar -- 1957: The genius awakes -- 1962: The warm and fuzzy Mel -- 1965: Springtime for Mel -- 1967: Auteur, Auteur! -- 1971: Blazing Mel -- 1974: Tops in taps -- 1975: Club Brooks -- 1980: Uneasy lies the head -- 1983: Why so angry? -- 1986: Frolics and detours -- 1995: He who laughs last -- 2001: Unstoppable.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 555-561), filmography and index.
Summary A deeply textured and compelling biography of comedy giant Mel Brooks, covering his rags-to-riches life and triumphant career in television, films, and theater.
Subject Brooks, Mel, 1926-
Comedians -- United States -- Biography.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Mel Brooks
ISBN 9780062560995 (hardcover)
0062560999 (hardcover)
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