Groucho and Me Book by Groucho Marx

Groucho and Me Book by Groucho Marx

Groucho and Me

With impeccable timing, outrageous humor, irreverent wit, and a superb sense of the ridiculous, Groucho tells the saga of the Marx Brothers the poverty of their childhood in New York s Upper East Side the crooked world of small time vaudeville where they learned to carry blackjacks how a pretzel magnate and the graceless dancer of his dreams led to the Marx Brothers With impeccable timing, outrageous humor, irreverent wit, and a superb sense of the ridiculous, Groucho tells the saga of the Marx Brothers the poverty of their childhood in New York s Upper East Side the crooked world of small time vaudeville where they learned to carry blackjacks how a pretzel magnate and the graceless dancer of his dreams led to the Marx Brothers first Broadway hit, I ll Say She Is how the stock market crash in 1929 proved a godsend for Groucho even though he lost nearly a quarter of a million dollars the adventures of the Marx Brothers in Hollywood, the making of their hilarious films, and Groucho s triumphant television series, You Bet Your Life Here is the life and lunatic times of the great eccentric genius, Groucho, a.k.a Julius Henry Marx

Title : Groucho and Me
Author :  Groucho Marx
Language : English
Isbn : 0306806665
Format : Paperback
Pages : 376 pages

Rating: 4.8

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