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Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu
 

Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu (EPUB ebook)

By Callow, Simon

A biography of the young Orson Welles, from his prodigious childhood and youth, his triumphs with the Mercury Theatre, to the making of Citizen Kane .

ISBN 9781446483565
Barcode 9781446483565
Published 8 June 2011 by Random House
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781446483565
ISBN-10 1446483568
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint Vintage Digital
Publication Date 8 June 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Callow, Simon
Category Performing Arts
Individual Actors & Performers
Individual Film Directors, Film-Makers
Performing Arts: Radio
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Biography & Autobiography: Film, Television, Music, Theatre
History
Number of Pages 656
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Biography: The Arts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 791.43028092
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Description of this Electronic Book

A brilliant biography of the young Orson Welles, from his prodigious childhood and youth, his triumphs with the Mercury Theatre, to the making of Citizen Kane. Vivid, vastly entertaining, this is the definitive Welles biography.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A knock-down, brass-bound, copper-bottomed triumph...tremendous fun to read... It is Simon Callow's triumph that at the end of this book Orson Welles comes before us just as Oscar Wilde did at the end of Richard Ellmann's superb biography

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Author's Bio

Simon Callow is an actor, director and writer. He has appeared on the stage and in many films, including the hugely popular Four Weddings and a Funeral. His books include Being an Actor, Shooting the Actor, Love is Where it Falls, the first two volumes of his three-volume life of Orson Welles, his theatrical memoir My Life in Pieces, and, most recently, the highly acclaimed Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World

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