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Author: George Carlin; Tony Hendra
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Free Press hardcover edView all editions and formats
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An autobiography that the late comedian nearly completed before he died chronicles his storied career, during which he pushed the boundaries of comedy and language and influenced several generations of performers.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Autobiography
Named Person: George Carlin; George Carlin; George Carlin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Carlin; Tony Hendra
ISBN: 9781439172957 1439172951 9781439182932 1439182930
OCLC Number: 377666077
Description: xviii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The old man and the sunbeam --
Holy Mary, mother of George --
Curious George --
The Ace of Aces and the Dude of Dudes --
Air Marshall Carlin tells you to go fuck yourself --
Two guys in their underwear --
Introducing the very lovely, very talented--
Brenda! --
Those fabulous Sixties --
Inside every silver lining there's a dark cloud --
The long epiphany --
Wurds, werds, words --
High on the hill --
Say goodbye to George Carlin --
Death and taxes --
I get pissed, goddamit! --
Working rageaholic --
Doors close, doors open --
Being, doing, getting --
New York boy.
Responsibility: George Carlin with Tony Hendra.

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""Last Words", a posthumous autobiography from George Carlin, is a jazzy, inward-looking piece of work...as a chronicler of the working of his own mind, Carlin is terrific." -- "The New York Times" Read more...

 
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