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Role Models - New SIGNED 1st Edition/1st Printing

Waters, John

Published by Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2010
ISBN 10: 0374251479 / ISBN 13: 9780374251475
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Title: Role Models - New SIGNED 1st Edition/1st ...

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux

Publication Date: 2010

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Dust Jacket Condition: New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition


Brand new SIGNED 1st Edition/1st Printing of John Water's collection of magical portraits of the people -- offbeat and not-so-offbeat -- that have influenced his development as one of America's most subversively entertaining personalities. *SIGNED* by Waters on the title page without inscription and in our presence. We will bubble-wrap it and ship it in a sturdy box. Bookseller Inventory # ABH344

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Here, from the incomparable John Waters, is a paean to the power of subversive inspiration that will delight, amuse, enrich--and happily horrify readers everywhere.

Role Models is, in fact, a self-portrait told through intimate profiles of favorite personalities--some famous, some unknown, some criminal, some surprisingly middle-of-the-road. From Esther Martin, owner of the scariest bar in Baltimore, to the playwright Tennessee Williams; from the atheist leader Madalyn Murray O'Hair to the insane martyr Saint Catherine of Siena; from the English novelist Denton Welch to the timelessly appealing singer Johnny Mathis--these are the extreme figures who helped the author form his own brand of neurotic happiness.

Role Models is a personal invitation into one of the most unique, perverse, and hilarious artistic minds of our time.

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John Waters is an American filmmaker, actor, writer, and visual artist best known for his cult films, including Hairspray, Pink Flamingos, and Cecil B. DeMented. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

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