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Capote : a biography(B)

Author: Gerald Clarke
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 2005, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd Carroll & Graf ed
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Based on hundreds of hours of interviews with the author, as well as with nearly everyone who knew him, this biography follows Capote from his eccentric childhood in Alabama to the heights of New York society. It also candidly recounts a gifted and celebrated writer's descent into the life of alcohol and drugs that would ultimately consume his bulldog spirit and staggering talent--but not before he'd hobnob with the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Truman Capote; Truman Capote
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Clarke
ISBN: 0786716614 9780786716616
OCLC Number: 975838290
Description: 635 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Gerald Clarke.

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Based on hundreds of hours of interviews with the man who authored "In Cold Blood" and "Breakfast at Tiffany's, "as well as with nearly everyone who knew him, this absorbing, definitive biography  Read more...

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