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The world was my lobster : my autobiography

Author: George Cole; Brian Hawkins
Publisher: London, England : John Blake, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The World Was My Lobster tells the story of George Cole's more than 70 years in the acting profession that began with a walk-on part at the age of 14 in the stage musical The White Horse Inn in 1939, and continues today having included such roles as David Bliss in radio's A Life of Bliss, Flash Harry in the St. Trinian's films, and Arthur Daley in television's Minder.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cole, George.
George Cole?My Autobiography : The World Was My Lobster.
Chicago : John Blake, ©2013
Named Person: George Cole; George Cole
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Cole; Brian Hawkins
ISBN: 9781782198208 1782198202 1782198180 9781782198185
OCLC Number: 878138170
Description: 1 online resource (337 pages) : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
Contents: Foreword --
Chapter 1. Boy wanted --
Chapter 2. War years --
Chapter 3. Serving king and country --
Chapter 4. Back to civvy street --
Chapter 5. The Fifties --
Chapter 6. Bliss --
Chapter 7. St Trinian's --
Photos --
Chapter 8. Back to the Fifties --
Chapter 9. The Sixties --
Chapter 10. The Seventies --
Chapter 11. Minder --
Chapter 12. The Eighties --
Chapter 13. The Nineties --
Photos --
Chapter 14. The 21st century --
Chapter 15. Looking back --
Filmograohy --
Table I. Chronological list of principal television performances --
Table II. Chronological list of principal stage performances --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: George Cole ; with Brian Hawkins.

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The World Was My Lobster tells the story of George Cole's more than 70 years in the acting profession that began with a walk-on part at the age of 14 in the stage musical The White Horse Inn in 1939, and continues today having included such roles as David Bliss in radio's A Life of Bliss, Flash Harry in the St. Trinian's films, and Arthur Daley in television's Minder.

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