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The blaze of obscurity, Clive James

Label
The blaze of obscurity
Title
The blaze of obscurity
Statement of responsibility
Clive James
Title variation
  • Unreliable memoirs : volume V
  • Unreliable memoirs 5
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For many people, Clive James will always be a TV presenter first and foremost, and a writer second - this despite the fact that his adventures with the written word took place before, during and after his time on the small screen. However you think of him, though, and whatever you remember him for, "The Blaze of Obscurity" is perhaps his most brilliant book yet. Part Clive James on TV and part Clive James on TV, it tells the inside story of his years in television, shows Clive James on top form both then and now, and proves - once and for all - that he has a way with words...whatever the medium
Member of
Summary
For many people, Clive James will always be a TV presenter first and foremost, and a writer second - this despite the fact that his adventures with the written word took place before, during and after his time on the small screen. This memoir tells the inside story of his years in television
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160287
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Clive
Dewey number
791.45028
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Unreliable memoirs
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • James, Clive
  • James, Clive
  • Television personalities
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
Label
The blaze of obscurity, Clive James
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published: 2009
  • "The TV years" --front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.Out of the Frying Pan -- 2.Ferrets to the Rescue -- 3.White Knuckles of Africa -- 4.Elephant Walk -- 5.Pause to Regroup -- 6.Alpine Idyll -- 7.The Weekly Stint -- 8.Economy of Effort -- 9.We'll Always Have Paris -- 10.Keeping the Balance -- 11.Dealing with Genius -- 12.Destination Tokyo -- 13.Pageant Cities -- 14.The House has the Edge -- 15.Focus on the Name -- 16.Throw to Australia -- 17.Shanghai Express -- 18.Wheels at Speed -- 19.It Would Be An Honour -- 20.Where All Roads Lead -- 21.Pushing It -- 22.Back to Basics -- 23.Company Store -- 24.First Tango -- 25.In this Valley of Dying Stars -- 26.What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted? -- 27.As Time Ran Out -- 28.Late Final Extras -- 29.Driven Men -- 30.Trumpets at Sunset
Control code
000046059289
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780330457378
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019046292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)615842685
Label
The blaze of obscurity, Clive James
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published: 2009
  • "The TV years" --front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.Out of the Frying Pan -- 2.Ferrets to the Rescue -- 3.White Knuckles of Africa -- 4.Elephant Walk -- 5.Pause to Regroup -- 6.Alpine Idyll -- 7.The Weekly Stint -- 8.Economy of Effort -- 9.We'll Always Have Paris -- 10.Keeping the Balance -- 11.Dealing with Genius -- 12.Destination Tokyo -- 13.Pageant Cities -- 14.The House has the Edge -- 15.Focus on the Name -- 16.Throw to Australia -- 17.Shanghai Express -- 18.Wheels at Speed -- 19.It Would Be An Honour -- 20.Where All Roads Lead -- 21.Pushing It -- 22.Back to Basics -- 23.Company Store -- 24.First Tango -- 25.In this Valley of Dying Stars -- 26.What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted? -- 27.As Time Ran Out -- 28.Late Final Extras -- 29.Driven Men -- 30.Trumpets at Sunset
Control code
000046059289
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780330457378
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019046292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)615842685

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