Vanity Fair's Proust questionnaire : 101 luminaries ponder love, death, happiness, and the meaning of life

Format: Print Book 2009
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Northland Public Library Nonfiction 920.02 V31
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  920.02 V31
 
 
Summary
An intimate look into the inner lives of our most prominent cultural figures- pulled from the celebrated Proust Questionnaire page in Vanity Fair magazine. The probing set of questions originated as a 19th-century parlor game popularized by contemporaries of Marcel Proust, the French essayist and novelist, who believed that an individual's answers reveal his true nature. Illustrated by Risko, Vanity Fair's Proust Questionnaire Edited by Graydon Carter and Illustrated by Risko, brings together the responses of 101 of the most vibrant personalities of our time, from Bette Midler and Lauren Bacall to Salman Rushdie and Norman Mailer, from Martin Scorsese and Shirley MacLaine to Aretha Franklin and Eric Clapton. Candid, hilarious, and endlessly fascinating,
Additional Information
Subjects Celebrities -- United States -- Biography -- Miscellanea.
Celebrities -- Biography -- Miscellanea.
Celebrities -- United States -- Portraits.
Celebrities -- Portraits.
Questionnaires.
Publisher Emmaus, Pa. :Rodale,2009
Other Titles Vanity fair (New York, N.Y.)
Contributors Carter, Graydon.
Risko, Robert.
Language English
Description vii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN 9781605295954 (hardcover)
1605295957 (hardcover)
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