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How to talk dirt and influence people

Lenny Bruce

How to talk dirt and influence people

an autobiography.

by Lenny Bruce

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Published by Owen in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination206p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20900208M

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Bruce was one of the first performers to usher in the new, more honest, more permissive, and Cited by: 5. How to Talk Dirty and Influence People remains a brilliant existential account of his life and the forces that made him the most important and controversial entertainer in history.

The Amazon Book Review Free book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. /5(). The first third to a half of "How to Talk Dirty" is riveting and hilarious--exactly what you wanted to know about Lenny's upbringing, his family, his cultural milieu, his military service, etc., all the way up to his marriage to Honey, more or less, and all of it was, to me, new material and new information.4/5.

His influence on the worlds of comedy, jazz, and satire is incalculable, and How to Talk Dirty and Influence People--now republished to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Lenny Bruce's death--remains a brilliant existential account of his life and the forces that made him the most important and controversial entertainer in history.

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A bible to many of today's sharpest and funniest (Penn Jillette, Richard Lewis, and Lewis Black, who contributes a new preface), this autobiography by the groundbreaking comedian-social critic. Praise for How to Talk Dirty and Influence People "I read this book for the first time when I was twelve years old.

It made me want to be in showbiz, have a lot of sex, and be Jewish. I've rethought that last one." —Penn Jillette, author of God No. "If there was a God, then he sent down Lenny Bruce to create the art form of modern stand-up /5(3). HOW TO TALK DIRTY AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE was the first book I originally read in paperback and liked so well I bought a hardbound copy for my permanent library.

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More readable than the transcripts of his performance (since he intended this to be read)-- How To Talk Dirty and Influence People is part autiobiography and part diatribe. Bruce explains, jokes, cajoles and convinces as he s:   Praise for How to Talk Dirty and Influence People "I read this book for the first time when I was twelve years old.

It made me want to be in showbiz, have a lot of sex, and be Jewish. I've rethought that last one."--Penn Jillette, author of God No.

"If there was a God, then he sent down Lenny Bruce to create the art form of modern stand-up comedy.4/5(2K). The book has wear on the corners. They are in a dark room and are well maintained. The book has wear on the corners.

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The majority of his assaults on how farcial organized religion and American justice can be still hit the mark even after more than forty years of elapsed time.5/5(5).

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