George Burns and the Hundred-Year Dash

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G.K. Hall, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 395 pages
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Examines the person behind the persona of George Burns through his friendships with such contemporaries as Jack Benny, Groucho Marx, and Milton Berle, as well as his relationship with wife Gracie Allen

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George Burns and the hundred-year dash

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This tribute to one of the longest-running careers in show business history by veteran show biz biographer Gottfried (Nobody's Fool: The Lives of Danny Kaye, S. & S., 1994; Stephen Sondheim, Abrams ... Read full review

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A wonderful bio of George, who was only recognized as a giant of American comedy in his late years. This is a bio full of love and respect which doesn't gloss over where George had feet of clay ... Read full review


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Gottfried, a veteran therate and music critic.

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