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The Resource Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder, John Waters

Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder, John Waters

Label
Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder
Title
Mr. know-it-all
Title remainder
the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder
Statement of responsibility
John Waters
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The newest essay collection from the New York Times-bestselling John Waters, reflecting on how to overcome newfound responsibility and rebel in the autumn of your years"--
  • Waters relates themes about which he is an expert, including: how to fail upward in Hollywood; how to develop musical taste from Nervous Norvus to Maria Callas; how to build a home so ugly and trendy that no one but you would dare live in it; how to tell someone you love them without emotional risk; and how to cheat death itself. Through it all, Waters swears by one undeniable truth: "Whatever you might have heard, there is absolutely no downside to being famous. None at all." -- author's website
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waters, John
Dewey number
814/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.W38
LC item number
A3 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waters, John
  • Waters, John
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Aging
  • Artists
  • Older gay men
  • Essays
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gerontology
Label
Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder, John Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-370)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mr. know-it-all -- Bye bye, underground -- Accidentally commercial -- Going Hollywood -- Clawing my way higher -- Tepid applause -- Sliding back down -- Back in the gutter -- I got rhythm -- Act bad -- Gristle -- Delayed -- Overexposed -- Flashback -- One-track mind -- My brutalist dream house -- No vacation -- Betsy -- Run-on Andy -- My son, Bill -- Grim reaper
Control code
on1053574700
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 372 pages
Isbn
9780374214968
Lccn
2018057165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1053574700
Label
Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder, John Waters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-370)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mr. know-it-all -- Bye bye, underground -- Accidentally commercial -- Going Hollywood -- Clawing my way higher -- Tepid applause -- Sliding back down -- Back in the gutter -- I got rhythm -- Act bad -- Gristle -- Delayed -- Overexposed -- Flashback -- One-track mind -- My brutalist dream house -- No vacation -- Betsy -- Run-on Andy -- My son, Bill -- Grim reaper
Control code
on1053574700
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 372 pages
Isbn
9780374214968
Lccn
2018057165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1053574700

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