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I'm your man : the life of Leonard Cohen

Autore: Sylvie Simmons
Editore: New York : Ecco, [2012]
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : English : First editionVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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In this biography the author explores the facets of Cohen's life from his early childhood in Montreal, to his entree into the worlds of literature and music, his immersion in Jewish culture, obsession with Christian imagery, and deep commitment to Buddhist detachment, including the five years he spent at a monastery outside of Los Angeles and his ordainment as a Rinzai Zen Buddhist Monk. The author draws on research  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Persona incaricata: Leonard Cohen; Leonard Cohen; Leonard Cohen; Leonard Cohen
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Sylvie Simmons
{0} 9780061994982 0061994987
Numero OCLC: 703205834
Note: Includes index.
Descrizione: vi, 570 pages, 16 unnumered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contenuti: Born in a suit --
House of women --
Twenty thousand verses --
I had begun to shout --
A man who speaks with a tongue of gold --
Enough of fallen heroes --
Please find me, I am almost 30 --
A long time shaving --
How to court a lady --
The dust of a long sleepless night --
The tao of cowboy --
O make me a mask --
The veins stand out like highways --
A shield against the enemy --
I love you, Leonard --
A sacred kind of conversation --
The hallelujah of the orgasm --
The places where I used to play --
Jeremiah in Tin Pan alley --
From this broken hill --
Love and theft --
Taxes, children, lost pussy --
The future of rock 'n' roll --
Here I stand, I'm your man --
A manual for living with defeat.
Responsabilità: Sylvie Simmons.

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