The Most of George Burns

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Galahad Books, Sep 1, 1991 - American wit and humor - 780 pages
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This collection includes: Living It Up, The Third Time Around, and Dear George. Brought together for the first time is this over-sized, over-the-top collection of four bestselling titles full of humorous reflections on life from America's best-loved and most popular comedian.

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Born Nathan Birnbaum in New York City in 1896, George Burns began his career in vaudeville at an early age. In 1925 he met Gracie Allen, who became his wife and comedy partner on stage, in radio, film and television. After the classic "Burns and Allen" television series ended in 1957, he began his solo career. In 1975 he won an Oscar for his role in the film "The Sunshine Boys, ' and in 1977 he starred in "Oh, God" with John Denver. Best known for comedic performances, George Burns is also the author of "How to Live to Be 100 or More," "Dear George," "Living It Up," "The Third Time Around," "Dr. Burns' Prescription for Happiness" and "I Love Her, That's Why." He lives in Beverly Hills, California.

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