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Zehme, Bill

Overview
Works: 21 works in 99 publications in 5 languages and 6,982 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Diaries  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Quotations  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1992.4.P45, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Zehme
Leading with my chin by Jay Leno( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long before he became the host of the tonight show, Jay Leno was dubbed by the media and his peers alike as the "Hardest-working Man in Show Business." Performing comedy at a breakneck pace, he played more than 300 dates a year and traveled to every corner of the nation. Or as his mother who never quite understood what he did for a living, liked to say, "Going from town to town, putting on his little skits."
I'm only one man! by Regis Philbin( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of his life. Behind the scenes encounters. Family and career
The way you wear your hat : Frank Sinatra and the lost art of livin' by Bill Zehme( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Assembled within are the most personal details and gorgeous minutiae of how the role of Frank Sinatra was played in everyday life, illustrated with scores of classic photographs, some of them never before published. The Way You Wear Your Hat was crafted from rare interviews with many intimates, including Tony Bennett, Don Rickles, Angie Dickinson, Tony Curtis, Robert Wagner, and Joey Bishop, as well as daughters Nancy and Tina Sinatra."--Jacket
Who wants to be me? by Regis Philbin( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you think you know the Regis Philbin who famously asks contestants "Is that your final answer?" then prepare to meet the irrepressible spirit that beats beneath those reserved monochromatic suits
Lost in the funhouse : the life and mind of Andy Kaufman by Bill Zehme( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of comedian Andy Kaufman, discussing his childhood, his controversial characters, and his acting career
The way you wear your hat : and the lost art of livin' by Bill Zehme( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thematically organized portrait of Frank Sinatra presents previously unpublished anecdotes and photographs in a part-memoir, part-scrapbook.--
Intimate strangers : comic profiles and indiscretions of the very famous by Bill Zehme( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over twenty-five landmark profiles, including Frank Sinatra, Tom Hanks, Jerry Seinfeld, Liberace, Howard Stern, Eddie Murphy, and Woody Allen"--Backcover. Also includes profiles of Sharon Stone, Hugh Hefner, Jay Leno, David Letterman, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Warren Beatty, Barry Manilow, Johnny Carson, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Albert Brooks, the Simpsons (Bart, Homer, Madge and Lisa), David Copperfield, Regis Philbin, Howard Stern, and Geraldo Rivera
Hef's little black book by Hugh M Hefner( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to "Playboy" magazine's fiftieth anniversary recounts Hugh Hefner's self-reinvention through its creation, documenting the author's insights into such topics as sex, work, and friendship
The way you wear your hat by Bill Zehme( Recording )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assemblage of "the most personal details and gorgeous minutiae of how the role of Frank Sinatra was played in everyday life"--Container
The Rolling stone book of comedy by Bonnie Schiffman( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm only one man! by Regis Philbin( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philbin provides an account in diary form of a year of his life, "more or less." As he takes the reader from June 15, 1994, to May 19, 1995, he not only discusses what is happening in his life as a television personality, but provides background on how he achieved his popularity. He also takes the reader behind the scenes of the show he co-hosts, "Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee," and others, such as the Miss America Pageant. 1995
Lost in the funhouse : [the life and mind of Andy Kaufman] by Bill Zehme( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Working with the full cooperation of Kaufman's family, friends, and collegues, best-selling author Bill Zehme has created a probing look at the short life and untimely death of a comic genius with a rapier wit and a vastly darker side."--Container
Amused by Carrie Secrist Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carson The Magnificent by Bill Zehme( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regis Philbin: I'm only one man by Bill Zehme( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading with my chin by Jay Leno( Recording )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comedian tells of the many ridiculous steps and missteps that led him from college campuses to becoming host of the Tonight show
Frank Sinitra and the lost art of livin' by Bill Zehme( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The way you wear your hat (2) by Bill Zehme( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Heartbreak, coolness and swank, friendship and leadership, drinking and cavorting, brawling and wooing, tuxedos and snap brims, talking the lingo and ring a ding dinging here is a stunning exploration of the Sinatra mystique
Frank Sinatra : and the lost art of livin' by Bill Zehme( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Live from hell by Richard Lewis( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Leading with my chin
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I'm only one man!The way you wear your hat : Frank Sinatra and the lost art of livin'Who wants to be me?Lost in the funhouse : the life and mind of Andy KaufmanThe way you wear your hat : and the lost art of livin'Intimate strangers : comic profiles and indiscretions of the very famousHef's little black bookThe way you wear your hat
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