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Is this guy for real? : the unbelievable Andy Kaufman

Author: Box Brown
Publisher: New York : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Comedian and performer Andy Kaufman's resume was impressive--a popular role on the beloved sitcom Taxi, a high-profile stand-up career, and a surprisingly successful stint in professional wrestling. Although he was by all accounts a sensitive and thoughtful person, he's ironically best remembered for his various contemptible personas, which were so committed and so convincing that all but his closest family and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical comics
Nonfiction comics
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Andy Kaufman; Andy Kaufman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Box Brown
ISBN: 9781626723160 1626723168
OCLC Number: 974565186
Description: 256 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Unbelievable Andy Kaufman
Responsibility: Box Brown.

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From New York Times bestselling author Box Brown, a fascinating biography of shock comedian and amateur wrestler Andy Kaufman.  Read more...

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