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Barrymore [electronic resource] / William Luce.

Luce, William. (Author). Robbins, Jerry, 1960- (Added Author). Colonial Radio Players. (Added Author). Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781433277375 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1433277379 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 1:35:33.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Jerry Robbins.
Summary, etc.: A month before his death Barrymore reminisces about various episodes in his life and about his career downslide due to alcoholism, his abandonment of the theatre and the squandering of his talents. He chronicles his ascendancy to the throne as the finest classical actor of his generation; his arrival to the pinnacle of movie stardom; his intimate and compassionate relationships with his sister, Ethel, and his brother, Lionel, and explosive debacles of his four marriages.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 22889 KB; MP3 file size: 44870 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Barrymore, John, 1882-1942 > Drama.
Actors > United States > Drama.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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