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Schnozzola; The Story of Jimmy Durante by  Gene (Biography of Jimmy Durante.) Fowler - Hardcover - from Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB (SKU: 152208)

Schnozzola; The Story of Jimmy Durante

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Schnozzola; The Story of Jimmy Durante

by Fowler, Gene (Biography of Jimmy Durante.)

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New York: The Viking Press 1951. (Hardcover) 261pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Top edge stained red. Photographs. A previous owner's name, the dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly edgeworn. "In one of the most eagerly awaited books of the year, Gene Fowler tells the story of Jimmy 'Schnozzola' Durante, the son of Bortolomeo, the barber of Salerno. The author of Good Night, Sweet Prince writes of a magnificently talented clown, an unwavering friend, and a great gentleman, from the days when Jimmy was the newsboy with the most penetrating voice in the whole City Hall area". Biography of Jimmy Durante. Time Period 1920's & 1930's. Locale: Coney Island. (Entertainment, Biography, Comedians, Entertainers, Entertainment, Television).


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Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
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Schnozzola; The Story of Jimmy Durante
Fowler, Gene (Biography of Jimmy Durante.)
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The Viking Press
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New York
Entertainment, Biography, Comedians, Entertainers, Entertainment, Television
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