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Books Books 1 - 9 of about 9 related to Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, with Love and Laughter.   

The Great Clowns of American Television

Karin Adir - Performing Arts - 2001 - 260 pages
There are generations that have never seen Sid Caesar become an automobile tire or Red Skelton stick his thumbs in his armpits and intone, "Two theagulls...," never journeyed ...
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Your Show of Shows

Ted Sennett - Performing Arts - 2002 - 175 pages
On a Saturday evening in 1950, a live, 90-minute variety program called YOUR SHOW OF SHOWS! premiered on NBC and instantly won acclaim from the critics and public alike. An ...
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Mousie Garner: Autobiography of a Vaudeville Stooge

Paul Garner, Sharon F. Mrotek Kissane - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 218 pages
Paul "Mousie" Garner's career as a stooge (a "fall guy" or "assistant" to the head clown) began in vaudeville, when he and his partner were firing off jokes and one-liners, as ...
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Inventing Late Night: Steve Allen and the Original Tonight Show

Ben Alba - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 368 pages
Foreword by Jay Leno[W]e now have the definitive fan history of the Steve Allen Tonight Show - written for fans and also for those who never knew Allen directly...fans of TV ...
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The Haunted Smile: The Story of Jewish Comedians in America

Lawrence J. Epstein - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 397 pages
Lawrence Epstein's The Haunted Smile tackles a subject both poignant and delightful: the story of Jewish comedians in America. For the past century and more, American comedy ...
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Seriously Funny: The Rebel Comedians of the 1950s and 1960s

Gerald Nachman - Performing Arts - 2004 - 659 pages
From Mel Brooks and Tommy Smothers to Mort Sahl and Lenny Bruce, Nachman tells the story of America's "satiric revolution."
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