Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel: the Marx Brothers' lost radio show

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Pantheon, Oct 1, 1988 - Humor - 330 pages
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Finally, for the legions of Marx Brothers fans, here is the hilarious, long-lost Marx Brothers radio scripts (25 in all) from their 1933 "Five Star Theatre" series. Contains period photos of Groucho and Chico along with memorabilia of the times. 25 halftones.

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Review: Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel: The Marx Brothers' Lost Radio Show

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Reading this for another change of pace, partly because I feel like a book of short pieces. It's very witty. I have to admit though, it's a bit dry. If only we could HEAR these! As I progress into the ... Read full review

Review: Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel: The Marx Brothers' Lost Radio Show

User Review  - Chuck LoPresti - Goodreads

You won't likely find the broadcasts, don't think they were recorded so - here you go. Most of these jokes have found their way to their movies so this is for completeists only. I imagine most folks ... Read full review

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Michael Barson is the author of Better Dead Than Red!; Lost, Lonely and Vicious; and Born to Be Bad. He lives in New York.

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