WorldCat Identities

Amburn, Ellis

Overview
Works: 22 works in 106 publications in 7 languages and 5,711 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN2287.T18, B
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Most widely held works about Ellis Amburn
 
Most widely held works by Ellis Amburn
Subterranean Kerouac : the hidden life of Jack Kerouac by Ellis Amburn( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing upon original interviews and his own relationship with Kerouac, Ellis Amburn reveals an inner man who has not appeared in any previous biography-a man torn by his conflicting desires and beliefs. Subterranean Kerouac has been singled out as one of the most significant biographies to appear in years, and it shows how Kerouac struggled throughout his life with poverty, alcoholism, and his doubts about his own lifestyle of substance abuse, indolence, and promiscuity
The most beautiful woman in the world : the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth Taylor by Ellis Amburn( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expose of Elizabeth Taylor's private life covers her brain surgery, her successful fragrance line, her recovery from a near nervous breakdown, and her relationships with her husbands and other men
Dark star : the Roy Orbison story by Ellis Amburn( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the rock star's life and achievements
Buddy Holly : a biography by Ellis Amburn( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of rock and roll legend Buddy Holly tells how his restrictive youth led him to rebel and take up a career making music that was regarded, at that time, as the work of the devil
Pearl : the obsessions and passions of Janis Joplin : a biography by Ellis Amburn( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

could never sustain a love affair, she hurled herself from one relationship to another, from early liaisons with band members and road crew to serious encounters with Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, Kris Kristofferson, as well as many female lovers. Janis Joplin had more of everything - problems and passion, fame and disgrace, drugs and booze - and attained a super-stardom that, however brief, places her squarely in the first rank of rock immortals, beside Elvis Presley, the
The sexiest man alive : a biography of Warren Beatty by Ellis Amburn( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth portrait based on interviews with his friends and associates discusses his relationships, marriage to Annette Bening, work with numerous celebrities, 1960s forays into politics, and intensely private personality
Elizabeth Taylor : the obsessions, passions and courage of a Hollywood legend by Ellis Amburn( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy Holly : the real story by Ellis Amburn( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sexiest man alive : Warren Beatty : the biography by Ellis Amburn( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den amerikanske filmskuespiller Warren Beatty (f. 1937)
The most beautiful woman in the world [the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth Taylor] by Ellis Amburn( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author uses "previously untapped primary sources to reveal the tragedies and triumphs of Elizabeth Taylor's exciting and tumultuous life."
The most beautiful woman in the world : the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth Taylor 1932-2011 by Ellis Amburn( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exposé of Elizabeth Taylor's private life covers her brain surgery, her successful fragrance line, her recovery from a near nervous breakdown, and her relationships with her husbands and other men
Dark star : the tragic story of Roy Orbison by Ellis Amburn( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Beatty : a biography by Ellis Amburn( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perła : obsesje i namiętności Janis Joplin by Ellis Amburn( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in Polish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearl : Janis Joplin: obsessies en hartstochten by Ellis Amburn( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Dutch and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie van de Amerikaanse popzangeres (1943-1970)
Dark star the Roy Orbison story by Ellis Amburn( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Orbison, a man of contradictions and conflict, gentle and softly spoken yet dangerous and always attended by misfortune. His extraordinary string of hits came in the early sixties. Then his career and personal fortunes plummeted, making his story one of the saddest in the history of rock music
Cercando un uomo da amare : le passioni e le ossessioni di Janis Joplin by Ellis Amburn( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Kerouac Papers by Jack Kerouac( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Jack Kerouac archive spans the years 1920 to 1977, with the bulk dated 1935 to 1969
Jack Nicholson, wielki uwodziciel by Edward Douglas( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Janisu jopurin kindan no pāru( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Subterranean Kerouac : the hidden life of Jack Kerouac
Alternative Names

controlled identityDouglas, Edward, 1933-

Amburn, Ellis Edward.

Douglas, Edward.

Ellis Amburn American book editor

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The most beautiful woman in the world : the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth TaylorBuddy Holly : a biographyPearl : the obsessions and passions of Janis Joplin : a biographyThe sexiest man alive : a biography of Warren BeattyElizabeth Taylor : the obsessions, passions and courage of a Hollywood legendBuddy Holly : the real storyThe most beautiful woman in the world [the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth Taylor]The most beautiful woman in the world : the obsessions, passions, and courage of Elizabeth Taylor 1932-2011