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Fever : the life and music of Miss Peggy Lee

Author: Peter Richmond
Publisher: London : Aurum, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Peggy Lee was everyone's favourite singer. She was at her peak during one of the greatest eras in American music, when singers like Frank Sinatra and jazz musicians like Louis Armstrong were in their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Peggy Lee; Peggy Lee
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Richmond
ISBN: 9781845131753 1845131754
OCLC Number: 64097974
Description: xii, 449 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Dreamland on the train --
In Dakota --
Pick up your telephone --
The most beautiful street west of Minneapolis --
The magic aquarium --
Benny blows in --
Don't be that way --
A cool quality --
Do right --
The lady in the limelight --
Our little dream castle --
On air --
Borderline --
You was --
Home --
Lovers --
Modern screen --
Coffee break --
Kelly Girl --
High on a hill --
Things are swingin' --
Rainy nights in London Town --
Angels on your pillow --
The best is yet to come --
All there was --
Grand tour --
Diplomacy --
Mirrors --
Piano players --
One-woman show --
Hip angel --
I won't dance --
Take me back to Manhattan.
Responsibility: Peter Richmond.
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"'I started listening to her when I was around 19, and I became a complete junkie for her after that' - k.d. lang 'I love everything about her: her elegance, her wit. And she is one of the greatest Read more...

 
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