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Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade

Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade

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Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade

by Patrick Dennis

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Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade. By Patrick Dennis. Vanguard Press 1959 First Edition, Stated Third Printing Thus. "Life is a banquet and most poor suckers are starving to death!" Used. VG/VG Unclipped $3.50 ORIGINAL DJ is now protected in a mylar wrap. Former owner names on front free endpaper. One of the funniest books ever written, this story was also a made into a play, a film, and a musical with the incomparable Rosalind Russell and Lucille Ball. Rare/quite scarce in a nice dj. Please see our photos. 280 pages. 5 5/8 X 8 3/8.

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Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade. By Patrick Dennis. Vanguard Press 1959 First Edition, Stated Third Printing Thus. "Life is a banquet and most poor suckers are starving to death!" Basis for the Smash Broadway Play and film Starring Rosalind Russell. Hilarious.

Synopsis

Auntie Mame is a 1955 novel by Patrick Dennis that chronicles the madcap adventures of a boy, Patrick, growing up as the ward of his deceased father's eccentric sister, Mame Dennis. The book is a work of fiction inspired by the author's eccentric aunt, Marion Tanner, whose life and outlook in many ways mirrored those of Mame. In real life, Dennis was raised by his parents.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
301DennisMame3B
Title
Auntie Mame: An Irreverent Escapade
Author
Patrick Dennis
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Stated Third Printing Thus
Publisher
Vanguard Press
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1959
Pages
280
Size
5 5/8 X 8 3/8
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Roaring Twenties, Aristocracy, Beakman Place, Mame Dennis, Orphan, Love, Christmas, Angela Lansbury
Bookseller catalogs
Books Into Film; Performing Arts; women's Studies; American History; Movies; 20th Century Literature; Humor; Film History; Play; Cinematography;

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