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Alec Guinness : the authorised biography

Author: Piers Paul Read
Publisher: London ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fully authorized biography of one of the greatest actors of the twentieth century by one of Britain's leading authors

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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Alec Guinness; Alec Guinness; Alec Guinness; Alec Guinness
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Piers Paul Read
ISBN: 0743207297 9780743207294
OCLC Number: 52694948
Description: vi, 632 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The seeds of genius --
The sweet prince --
Lieutenant A. Guinness Cuffe, RNVR --
Guinness is good for you --
Faith, fame and failure --
Private lives --
Indian summer --
Sub specie aeternitatis.
Responsibility: Piers Paul Read.
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