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The Stately Homo: A Celebration of the Life of Quentin Crisp

by Paul Bailey (Editor)

Other authors: Larry Ashmead (Contributor), Andrew Barrow (Contributor), Julian Clary (Contributor), Michèle Goycoolea Crawford (Contributor), Clive Fisher (Contributor)15 more, Elaine Goycoolea (Contributor), Ronald Harwood (Contributor), Simon Hattenstone (Contributor), Philip Hensher (Contributor), John Hurt (Contributor), James Kirkup (Contributor), Adam Mars-Jones (Contributor), George Melly (Contributor), Patrick O’Connor (Contributor), Harold Pinter (Contributor), Sally Potter (Contributor), Paul A. Robinson (Contributor), Tom Steele (Contributor), Anne Valery (Contributor), Elizabeth Wyndham (Contributor)

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Paul Bailey has created a fascinating portrait of the unique Quentin Crisp, with contributions from friends, admirers, and critics. His various careers—as a performer, artist's model, writer of a memorable autobiography, and authority on style and etiquette—are examined with wit, affection, and disinterested criticism. Designed to explore his life from a variety of angles,The Stately Homois a tribute to one of the twentieth century's true English eccentrics.… (more)
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Bailey, PaulEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ashmead, LarryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barrow, AndrewContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Clary, JulianContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Crawford, Michèle GoycooleaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fisher, CliveContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Goycoolea, ElaineContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Harwood, RonaldContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Hurt, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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O’Connor, PatrickContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pinter, HaroldContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Paul Bailey has created a fascinating portrait of the unique Quentin Crisp, with contributions from friends, admirers, and critics. His various careers—as a performer, artist's model, writer of a memorable autobiography, and authority on style and etiquette—are examined with wit, affection, and disinterested criticism. Designed to explore his life from a variety of angles,The Stately Homois a tribute to one of the twentieth century's true English eccentrics.

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