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Mercury : an intimate biography of Freddie Mercury

Author: Lesley-Ann Jones
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Touchstone hardcover edView all editions and formats
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The lead vocalist for the iconic rock band Queen, Freddie Mercury's unmatched skills as a songwriter and his flamboyant showmanship made him a superstar and Queen a household name. The author, a rock journalist, conducted more than a hundred interviews with key figures in Mercury's life, to offer this account of one man's legendary life in the spotlight and behind the scenes.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Freddie Mercury; Freddie Mercury
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lesley-Ann Jones
ISBN: 9781451663952 1451663951
OCLC Number: 1001942024
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Great Britain : Hodder & Stoughton, 2011.
"A Touchstone book."
Description: viii, 350 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Intimate biography of Freddie Mercury
Responsibility: Lesley-Ann Jones.

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The lead vocalist for the iconic rock band Queen, Freddie Mercury's unmatched skills as a songwriter and his flamboyant showmanship made him a superstar and Queen a household name. The author, a rock journalist, conducted more than a hundred interviews with key figures in Mercury's life, to offer this account of one man's legendary life in the spotlight and behind the scenes.

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