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Individual actors & performers

See below for a selection of the latest books from Individual actors & performers category. Presented with a red border are the Individual actors & performers books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Individual actors & performers books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Harry Langdon

Harry Langdon

Author: William Schelly Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/03/1983

John Gielgud

John Gielgud

Author: Gyles Brandreth Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/1980

Centenary Edition

Will Rogers

Will Rogers

Author: Betty Rogers Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/09/1979

Of the many books written about Will Rogers, none can have the immediacy, firsthand knowledge, and personal perspective of this account by his wife, Betty Blake Rogers. Her story is of Will Rogers, from wayward youth to international celebrity.Will was born in 1879 in the Cherokee nation of Indian Territory, near what is now Oologah, and died in 1935 with Wiley Post in an airplane crash in Alaska. The period witnessed the passing of the frontier and the arrival of the air age, and Will Rogers became a unique part and interpreter of it all. The book offers a 'unique insight' into the Oklahoma cowboy who became a worldwide celebrity. Betty Rogers understood Will as no one else could, and her book amplifies the importance of a homegrown philosopher who captured the spirit of the American experience. Cowboy, showman, homespun pundit-Will left his mark in many ways, each of which is carefully developed in the book's twenty-two chapters. Most notable, however, is Mrs. Rogers's treatment of her husband's character. Behind the facade lay a complex man who, despite his lack of formal education, had a grasp of modern psychology and world politics. Equally at home with cowboys and presidents, Will accepted both as human beings engaged in the larger arena of life, whether in the wide open spaces of Oklahoma or the confines of Washington....For those who would know Will Rogers in a familiar way, there is no better book than this reprint. Arizona and the West. The best of all the books on the best of all the homespun philosophers as seen through the eyes of his wife. Midwest Book Review. Folksy, detailed and loving, it offers a timeless glimpse at a real American hero of his time-and ours. American Way.

His Eye is on the Sparrow

His Eye is on the Sparrow

Author: Ethel Waters, Charles Samuels Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/06/1978

I was never a child. I never was coddled, or liked, or understood by my family. I never felt I belonged. Thus begins this autobiography.

Collected Verse Plays

Collected Verse Plays

Author: Richard Eberhart Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/01/1962

These plays are the most original work in the field in recent years. They constitute a signal contribution to contemporary verse drama. Rich with a wide range of dramatic mood and characterization, from witty repartee to solemn high-drama, they are new evidence of a major American poet. Originally published in 1962. A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.