Uncle Mame by Eric Myers
The Life of Patrick Dennis

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Now in paperback: The first biography of the novelist who "had more aliases than a con man" (New York Times) and lived a life as flamboyant as his creation, Auntie Mame
 

About Eric Myers

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Eric Myers is the co-author of two previous books, Screen Deco and Forties Screen Style, and has written for The New York Times, Opera News, Time Out, and Quest, among many others. He is a film publicist and lives in New York City.
 
Published November 11, 2000 by St. Martin's Press. 304 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Gay & Lesbian, Literature & Fiction, Political & Social Sciences, Humor & Entertainment. Non-fiction

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A moving and often hilarious account of the once-popular novelist who gave the world Auntie Mame and was a pioneer in American "High Camp" literature.

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If Dennis is remembered at all today, it is as the author of Auntie Mame. But in the late 1950s and early '60s, Edward Everett Tanner III (who published under the pseudonyms Patrick Dennis and Virgini

Oct 30 2000 | Read Full Review of Uncle Mame: The Life of Patri...

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If Dennis is remembered at all today, it is as the author of Auntie Mame. But in the late 1950s and early '60s, Edward Everett Tanner III (who published under the pseudonyms Patrick Dennis and Virgini

Oct 30 2000 | Read Full Review of Uncle Mame: The Life of Patri...

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