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Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, With Love and Laughter

Caesar, Sid; (Larry Gelbart Introduction)

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ISBN 10: 1586481525 / ISBN 13: 9781586481520
Published by Public Affairs, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2003
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by Sid Caesar on a bookplate on front end page (signature only). Also SIGNED by Larry Gelbart on card attached to front end page. Gelbart wrote the introduction. $26.00 price present on DJ flap. Also laid-in is original New York Times obituary for Caesar. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 023445

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Title: Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, With Love...

Publisher: Public Affairs, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine+

Signed: SIGNED

Edition: 1st Edition

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Sid Caesar's place in comedy history is assured by his shows from the "Golden Age of Television," Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour . In this memoir he recounts his entry into comedy and the course of his career, describes the origins of some of his most famous sketches, and reminisces about other comedians he's worked with (including Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, and Woody Allen). Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Sid Caesar was born in Yonkers, New York, in 1922 and began his career in comedy while a musician in the Catskills. He was a film and stage star by his mid-twenties, and in 1950 came the debut of Your Show of Shows, followed later in the decade by Caesar's Hour. Caesar has also starred in numerous Broadway shows and Hollywood movies. He lives in Beverly Hills, California. Eddy Friedfeld is an entertainment journalist and film critic. He lives in New York City.

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