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People/Characters: Cole Porter

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The American musical theatre song encyclopedia by Thomas S. Hischak
American Popular Song: The Great Innovators, 1900-1950 by Alec Wilder
As Thousands Cheer: The Life of Irving Berlin by Laurence Bergreen
Cole Porter by William McBrien
Cole Porter: A Biography by Charles Schwartz
The Dancing Years by Clarissa Ross
The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes
Genius and Lust: The Creativity and Sexuality of Cole Porter and Noel Coward by Joe Morella
Geniuses of the American Musical Theatre: The Composers and Lyricists by Herbert Keyser
The Great British Tuck Shop by Steve Berry
A history of popular music in America by Sigmund Gottfried Spaeth
Hollywood by Garson Kanin
The House That George Built: With a Little Help from Irving, Cole, and a Crew of About Fifty by Wilfrid Sheed
Island of the Mad by Laurie R. King
The life that late he led; a biography of Cole Porter by George Eells
Living Well Is the Best Revenge by Calvin Tomkins
The Mermaid Theatre's city of London festival production of Cole an entertainment based on the words and music of Cole Porter : original cast [sound recording] by Cole Porter
More Please by Barry Humphries
Musical Comedy in America: From The Black Crook to South Pacific, From The King & I to Sweeney Todd by Cecil Smith
Musicals by Kurt Ganzl
Noel and Cole: The Sophisticates by Stephen Citron
Panorama of American popular music;: The story of our national ballads and folk songs, the songs of Tin Pan Alley, Broadway and Hollywood, New Orleans jazz, swing, and symphonic jazz by David Ewen
Playboy Magazine ~ June 1960 (Playmate of the Year Ellen Stratton) by Playboy
The Poets of Tin Pan Alley: A History of America's Great Lyricists by Philip Furia
They Went That-a-Way-- by Malcolm Forbes
Tin Pan Alley: An Encyclopedia of the Golden Age of American Song by David A. Jasen
The Waldorf-Astoria: America's Gilded Dream by Ward Morehouse
Wodehouse: A Life by Robert McCrum
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez

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Cole Porter (1891-1964) was one of the greatest composers and songwriters of the 20th century. He was one of the major songwriters and lyricists of the Broadway musical theater and his works are still popular today.

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