American Gypsy

Author: Oksana Marafioti
Publisher: FSG Originals
ISBN: 1429945265
Size: 41.41 MB
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With unsentimentally perfect pitch, American Gypsy reveals how Marafioti adjusted to her new life in America, one slice of processed cheese at a time.


Author: Gypsy Rose Lee
Publisher: Frog Books
ISBN: 9781883319953
Size: 30.64 MB
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This autobiography follows Gypsy Rose Lee from her childhood in vaudeville to her career as the queen of burlesque

American Rose

Author: Karen Abbott
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679604561
Size: 40.16 MB
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Weaving in the compelling saga of the Minskys—four scrappy brothers from New York City who would pave the way for Gypsy Rose Lee’s brand of burlesque and transform the entertainment landscape—Karen Abbott creates a rich account of a ...


Author: Anne Sutherland
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 1478610417
Size: 76.18 MB
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The Gypsies portrayed in this book are the Vlax-speaking Rom, the largest group of Gypsies in the United States, numbering 500,000.

Patti Lupone

Author: Patti LuPone
Publisher: Crown Archetype
ISBN: 0307460754
Size: 17.50 MB
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And though the title might say “a memoir,” this is ultimately a love letter to the theatre by a unique American artist.

Lola S Luck

Author: Carol Miller
Publisher: Gemma
ISBN: 193484800X
Size: 55.77 MB
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The author, an anthropologist, tells the story of her relationship with Lola, a gypsy, while observing and experiencing the gypsy way of life, and their struggle to maintain their culture in the modern world.

Bury Me Standing

Author: Isabel Fonseca
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446419428
Size: 57.62 MB
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While researching the book, Fonseca learned Romany and stayed with the gypsies, becoming deeply involved with their lives, and befriending several gypsy kings.

Stripping Gypsy

Author: Noralee Frankel
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199754330
Size: 37.93 MB
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"In this new biography of Gypsy Rose Lee, Noralee Frankel draws on archival sources to strip bare the myths created by Gypsy herself and to tell the real story.

The G String Murders

Author: Gypsy Rose Lee
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558617612
Size: 56.34 MB
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This is a world where women struggle to earn a living performing bumps and grinds, have gangster boyfriends, sip beer between acts and pay their own way at dinner.

Mama Rose S Turn

Author: Carolyn Quinn
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1617038547
Size: 48.18 MB
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Here, at last, is the rollicking, wild saga that never made it to the stage. The full story behind the "Stage Mother from Hell" and every scandal too shocking for Gypsy: A Musical Fable