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The Resource Growing up laughing : my story and the story of funny, Marlo Thomas ; with guest appearances by Alan Alda ... [et al.], (large print)

Growing up laughing : my story and the story of funny, Marlo Thomas ; with guest appearances by Alan Alda ... [et al.], (large print)

Label
Growing up laughing : my story and the story of funny
Title
Growing up laughing
Title remainder
my story and the story of funny
Statement of responsibility
Marlo Thomas ; with guest appearances by Alan Alda ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The award-winning actress and #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author shares her funny and heartwarming stories of a life filled with laughter. Woven throughout the book are her interviews with America's most beloved comedians about how they, too, found the funny in their lives
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Marlo
Dewey number
  • 791.4502/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.T37
LC item number
A3 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alda, Alan
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thomas, Marlo
  • Actors
  • American wit and humor
  • Large type books
Label
Growing up laughing : my story and the story of funny, Marlo Thomas ; with guest appearances by Alan Alda ... [et al.], (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Celebrations -- A kid at the studio -- The boys -- Socks and moxie, Jerry Seinfeld -- The wives -- Stirring the sauce with Joy Behar -- Hotels -- Comedy begins at home, Billy Crystal -- On the road -- The first laugh, Robin Williams -- The funny barber -- He said/she said, Ben & Jerry Stiller -- A.k.a. Orson -- Testifying with Chris Rock -- Beverly Hills, my neighborhood -- My dad -- Harry and the parakeet -- Angelo's boy, Jay Leno -- Miss Independence -- My big brown eyes -- Killing and dying, Alan Alda -- Comedians in their dressing rooms -- A phone call with Mr. Warmth, Don Rickles -- The two Dannys -- Turn-ons with Conan O'Brien -- The bow -- Twenty questions for Stephen Colbert -- Dinner at the Goldbergs -- The survivor, Joan Rivers -- Obsession -- Fall-down funny, George Lopez -- Tony's pilot -- Oh, Donald -- Lew Parker -- The comedian's comedian -- Growing up free -- One-girl show, Lily Tomlin -- Rose Marie -- The book on Kathy Griffin -- Capra, Orson (the other one), and me -- The Wright stuff, Steven Wright -- Growing a feminist -- The joke on me -- The making of a Wisenheimer, Tina Fey -- The reluctant interview: an improv -- The storyteller, Whoopi Goldberg -- Against the odds -- Legends of comedy -- The elm house -- Mother and Marge -- The only Jew in the neighborhood, Jon Stewart -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
543 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410430731
Lccn
2010035059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn644691737
  • (OCoLC)644691737
  • 1222528
Label
Growing up laughing : my story and the story of funny, Marlo Thomas ; with guest appearances by Alan Alda ... [et al.], (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Celebrations -- A kid at the studio -- The boys -- Socks and moxie, Jerry Seinfeld -- The wives -- Stirring the sauce with Joy Behar -- Hotels -- Comedy begins at home, Billy Crystal -- On the road -- The first laugh, Robin Williams -- The funny barber -- He said/she said, Ben & Jerry Stiller -- A.k.a. Orson -- Testifying with Chris Rock -- Beverly Hills, my neighborhood -- My dad -- Harry and the parakeet -- Angelo's boy, Jay Leno -- Miss Independence -- My big brown eyes -- Killing and dying, Alan Alda -- Comedians in their dressing rooms -- A phone call with Mr. Warmth, Don Rickles -- The two Dannys -- Turn-ons with Conan O'Brien -- The bow -- Twenty questions for Stephen Colbert -- Dinner at the Goldbergs -- The survivor, Joan Rivers -- Obsession -- Fall-down funny, George Lopez -- Tony's pilot -- Oh, Donald -- Lew Parker -- The comedian's comedian -- Growing up free -- One-girl show, Lily Tomlin -- Rose Marie -- The book on Kathy Griffin -- Capra, Orson (the other one), and me -- The Wright stuff, Steven Wright -- Growing a feminist -- The joke on me -- The making of a Wisenheimer, Tina Fey -- The reluctant interview: an improv -- The storyteller, Whoopi Goldberg -- Against the odds -- Legends of comedy -- The elm house -- Mother and Marge -- The only Jew in the neighborhood, Jon Stewart -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
543 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410430731
Lccn
2010035059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn644691737
  • (OCoLC)644691737
  • 1222528

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