David Nobbs I Didn't Get Where I Am Today

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I Didn't Get Where I Am Today

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I Didn't Get Where I am Today Tells the story of David Nobbs' life, which also describes some of the most famous comedians of the last century and captures a golden age of British television. Full description

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‘He got where he is today by being very funny over a very long period of time’ -- Observer

‘I Didn’t Get Where I Am Today...’ is anecdotal, angry, heartfelt and laugh-out-loud funny’ -- Time Out

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THE MAGNIFICENT, HILARIOUS AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE MAN WHO CREATED THE IMMORTAL REGINALD PERRIN

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