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Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens by Eddie Izzard Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens
by Eddie Izzard
£20.00   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780718181727 | ISBN 10: 0718181727
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How Not To Be a Boy by Robert Webb How Not To Be a Boy
by Robert Webb
£16.99   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781786890085 | ISBN 10: 1786890089
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No Way But This: In Search of Paul Robeson by Jeff Sparrow No Way But This: In Search of Paul Robeson
by Jeff Sparrow
£14.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781911344292 | ISBN 10: 1911344293
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Master of Ceremonies: A Memoir by Joel Grey Master of Ceremonies: A Memoir
by Joel Grey
£14.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781250057259 | ISBN 10: 1250057256
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Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep by Michael Schulman Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep
by Michael Schulman
£8.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780571330997 | ISBN 10: 0571330991
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Tips for Actors by Fergus Craig Tips for Actors
by Fergus Craig
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781786820297 | ISBN 10: 1786820293
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Black Acting Methods: Critical Approaches by Sharrell Luckett and Tia M. Shaffer (Editors) Black Acting Methods: Critical Approaches
by Sharrell Luckett and Tia M. Shaffer (Editors)
£29.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781138907621 | ISBN 10: 1138907626
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eYE Marty: The Newly Discovered Autobiography of a Comic Genius by Marty Feldman eYE Marty: The Newly Discovered Autobiography of a Comic Genius
by Marty Feldman
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781444792737 | ISBN 10: 1444792733
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Film Stars Don Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool
by Peter Turner
£7.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781509818211 | ISBN 10: 1509818219
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Becoming Richard Pryor by Scott Saul Becoming Richard Pryor
by Scott Saul
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780062123329 | ISBN 10: 0062123327
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Beryl Bainbridge: Love by All Sorts of Means: A Biography by Brendan King Beryl Bainbridge: Love by All Sorts of Means: A Biography
by Brendan King
£25.00   hardback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781472908537 | ISBN 10: 1472908538
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Open the Cage, Murphy by Paul O Open the Cage, Murphy
by Paul O'Grady
£20.00   hardback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780593072592 | ISBN 10: 0593072596
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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998 by Michael Palin Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998
by Michael Palin
£12.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781780225326 | ISBN 10: 1780225326
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Yes Please by Amy Poehler Yes Please
by Amy Poehler
£8.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781447283317 | ISBN 10: 1447283317
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So, Anyway... The Autobiography by John Cleese So, Anyway... The Autobiography
by John Cleese
£7.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780099580089 | ISBN 10: 009958008x
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Not My Father Not My Father's Son: A Family Memoir
by Alan Cumming
£8.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781782115465 | ISBN 10: 1782115463
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What the **** is Normal?! by Francesca Martinez What the **** is Normal?!
by Francesca Martinez
£8.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780753555354 | ISBN 10: 0753555352
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More Fool Me by Stephen Fry More Fool Me
by Stephen Fry
£8.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781405918831 | ISBN 10: 1405918837
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Charlie Chaplin by Peter Ackroyd Charlie Chaplin
by Peter Ackroyd
£7.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780099287568 | ISBN 10: 0099287560
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Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally by Bob Zmuda and Lynne Margulies Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally
by Bob Zmuda and Lynne Margulies
£13.99   hardback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781940363059 | ISBN 10: 1940363055
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The Life and Loves of a He Devil by Graham Norton The Life and Loves of a He Devil
by Graham Norton
£20.00   hardback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781444790252 | ISBN 10: 1444790250
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Spike Milligan: Man of Letters by Spike Milligan Spike Milligan: Man of Letters
by Spike Milligan
£9.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780241966921 | ISBN 10: 0241966922
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Bonkers: My Life in Laughs by Jennifer Saunders Bonkers: My Life in Laughs
by Jennifer Saunders
£7.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780241967263 | ISBN 10: 0241967260
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Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones Jim Henson: The Biography
by Brian Jay Jones
£14.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780753555149 | ISBN 10: 075355514x
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The Man In The Rubber Mask by Robert Llewellyn The Man In The Rubber Mask
by Robert Llewellyn
£8.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781908717788 | ISBN 10: 1908717785
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Still Standing: The Savage Years by Paul O Still Standing: The Savage Years
by Paul O'Grady
£7.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780857501028 | ISBN 10: 085750102x
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Camp David by David Walliams Camp David
by David Walliams
£7.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780241957721 | ISBN 10: 0241957729
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American Scream: The Bill Hicks Story by Cynthia True American Scream: The Bill Hicks Story
by Cynthia True
£9.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781447227069 | ISBN 10: 1447227069
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Mastering the Audition: How to Perform Under Pressure by Donna Soto-Morettini Mastering the Audition: How to Perform Under Pressure
by Donna Soto-Morettini
£14.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781408160619 | ISBN 10: 1408160617
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Things I Couldn Things I Couldn't Tell My Mother
by Sue Johnston
£7.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780091938901 | ISBN 10: 0091938902
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Miranda Hart: The Biography by Sophie Johnson Miranda Hart: The Biography
by Sophie Johnson
£7.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781857827965 | ISBN 10: 1857827961
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Happy Accidents by Jane Lynch Happy Accidents
by Jane Lynch
£7.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780007447589 | ISBN 10: 0007447582
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Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World by Simon Callow Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World
by Simon Callow
£16.99   hardback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780007445301 | ISBN 10: 000744530x
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This Heart Within Me Burns: From Bedlam to Benidorm by Crissy Rock This Heart Within Me Burns: From Bedlam to Benidorm
by Crissy Rock
£7.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781843587538 | ISBN 10: 184358753x
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A Spectacle of Dust: The Autobiography by Pete Postlethwaite A Spectacle of Dust: The Autobiography
by Pete Postlethwaite
£8.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781780220031 | ISBN 10: 1780220030
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The Happy Hoofer by Celia Imrie The Happy Hoofer
by Celia Imrie
£8.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781444709292 | ISBN 10: 1444709291
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Talking Theatre: Interviews with Theatre People by Richard Eyre Talking Theatre: Interviews with Theatre People
by Richard Eyre
£9.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781848421387 | ISBN 10: 1848421389
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Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain by Portia de Rossi Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain
by Portia de Rossi
£7.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780857204110 | ISBN 10: 0857204114
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Born Brilliant: The Life of Kenneth Williams by Christopher Stevens Born Brilliant: The Life of Kenneth Williams
by Christopher Stevens
£9.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781848541979 | ISBN 10: 184854197x
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Ken Campbell: The Great Caper by Michael Coveney Ken Campbell: The Great Caper
by Michael Coveney
£14.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781848420762 | ISBN 10: 1848420765
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The Devil Rides Out by Paul O’Grady The Devil Rides Out
by Paul O’Grady
£7.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780553824636 | ISBN 10: 0553824635
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The Fry Chronicles: A Memoir by Stephen Fry The Fry Chronicles: A Memoir
by Stephen Fry
£8.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780141039800 | ISBN 10: 0141039809
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My Life in Pieces: An Alternative Autobiography by Simon Callow My Life in Pieces: An Alternative Autobiography
by Simon Callow
£9.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781848421714 | ISBN 10: 1848421710
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The South Bank Show: Final Cut by Melvyn Bragg The South Bank Show: Final Cut
by Melvyn Bragg
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781444705539 | ISBN 10: 1444705539
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Margi: Now You See Me by Margi Clarke Margi: Now You See Me
by Margi Clarke
£16.99   hardback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781906802523 | ISBN 10: 1906802521
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Seeing Things: A Memoir by Oliver Postgate Seeing Things: A Memoir
by Oliver Postgate
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781847678416 | ISBN 10: 1847678416
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Teenage Revolution: How the 80s Made Me by Alan Davies Teenage Revolution: How the 80s Made Me
by Alan Davies
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780141041803 | ISBN 10: 0141041803
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Dear Fatty by Dawn French Dear Fatty
by Dawn French
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780099519478 | ISBN 10: 009951947x
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Life Beyond Measure: Letters to My Great-Granddaughter by Sidney Poitier Life Beyond Measure: Letters to My Great-Granddaughter
by Sidney Poitier
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781847394088 | ISBN 10: 1847394086
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At My Mother At My Mother's Knee...and Other Low Joints
by Paul O'Grady
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780553819489 | ISBN 10: 0553819488
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Paul O Paul O'Grady: The Biography
by Neil Simpson
£7.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781844545773 | ISBN 10: 1844545776
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In the Frame: My Life in Words and Pictures by Helen Mirren In the Frame: My Life in Words and Pictures
by Helen Mirren
£12.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780753824344 | ISBN 10: 0753824345
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Foster Kid: A Liverpudlian Childhood by Paul Barber Foster Kid: A Liverpudlian Childhood
by Paul Barber
£7.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780751539127 | ISBN 10: 0751539120
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Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years by Michael Palin Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years
by Michael Palin
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780753821770 | ISBN 10: 075382177x
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Front Row: Evenings at the Theatre by Beryl Bainbridge Front Row: Evenings at the Theatre
by Beryl Bainbridge
£9.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780826482785 | ISBN 10: 0826482783
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Here We Stand: Politics, Performers and Performance - Paul Robeson, Charlie Chaplin, Isadora Duncan by Colin Chambers Here We Stand: Politics, Performers and Performance - Paul Robeson, Charlie Chaplin, Isadora Duncan
by Colin Chambers
£20.00   hardback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781854599209 | ISBN 10: 1854599208
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Love is Where it Falls: An Account of a Passionate Friendship by Simon Callow Love is Where it Falls: An Account of a Passionate Friendship
by Simon Callow
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781854599766 | ISBN 10: 1854599763
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Don Don't Shoot the Clowns: Taking a circus to the children of Iraq
by Jo Wilding
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781904456483 | ISBN 10: 1904456480
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The Essential Dave Allen by Edited by Graham McCann The Essential Dave Allen
by Edited by Graham McCann
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780340899458 | ISBN 10: 034089945x
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A Young Man A Young Man's Passage
by Julian Clary
£7.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780091908720 | ISBN 10: 0091908728
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Bill Hicks: Love all the People - Letters, Lyrics, Routines by Bill Hicks Bill Hicks: Love all the People - Letters, Lyrics, Routines
by Bill Hicks
£9.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781845291112 | ISBN 10: 1845291115
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Moab is My Washpot by Stephen Fry Moab is My Washpot
by Stephen Fry
£8.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780099457046 | ISBN 10: 0099457040
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National Service: Diary of a Decade at the National Theatre by Richard Eyre National Service: Diary of a Decade at the National Theatre
by Richard Eyre
£8.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780747565901 | ISBN 10: 0747565902
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Ricky by Ricky Tomlinson Ricky
by Ricky Tomlinson
£6.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780751534030 | ISBN 10: 075153403x
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Better a Shrew Than a Sheep; Women, Drama, and the Culture of Jest in Early Modern England by Pamela Allen Brown Better a Shrew Than a Sheep; Women, Drama, and the Culture of Jest in Early Modern England
by Pamela Allen Brown
£14.50   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9780801488368 | ISBN 10: 0801488362
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