The Unsinkable Bambi Lake: A Fairy Tale Containing the Dish on Cockettes, Punks, and Angels

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Manic D Press, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 157 pages
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Introduction by Exene Cervenka In the wake of hit movies TO WONG FOO, THANKS FOR EVERY THING, and PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT comes a personal account of one individual's evolution from innocent, suburban Johnny Purcell into fabulous, sophisticated Bambi Lake. From a fantasy filled childhood to San Francisco's queer salad days in the 70's absolutely nothing is off-topic in this sexy, revealing drama.

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Really great stories from a unique perspective. I had been looking for a copy of this book for a long time and finally found a copy. So glad I got to read it. Recommended! Read full review

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User Review  - Deez - Goodreads

I remember the first time I met Bambi. I was a wee bitch of 19 years old. I answered the door to the blue house and Bambi sauntered by and was beckoned by the person at the door. Who gave her an ... Read full review

Contents

PLATFORMS AND MONKEY FURS
43
ONAGATA INAMORATA
55
THE GOLDEN AGE OF HUSTLERS
81
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Orloff is a founding member of the gay performance group, The Popstitutes.

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