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  1. says:

    It took me a long time to read this book but I thoroughly enjoyed it In three parts the first dealt with Melly's childhood in Liverpool and gave an insight into the city in the 30s and 40s as well as a good port

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    The most significant part of the trilogy is Rum Bum and Concertina which covers Gorgeous George's early days from prep schooldays to life as a naval rating where he discovers his sexuality and his entry into the London art

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    I read this some years ago but just recently re read one of the memoirs in this super volume George Melly was an eccentric who was bi sexual surrealist fan and a bluesjazz singer as well Witty charming and Owning Up is a memoir about his years as a traveling jazz singer in the UK during the 50's Great touring stories with a great cast of characters British to the core you can taste the post war years of London via this book

  4. says:

    Sharp funny and insightful memoirs from a great cultural commentator as cool at 80 as he had been at 20

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Ce in the navy as an ordinary seaman to his emergence as a connoisseur of surrealist art and his career as a jazz singer. I read this some years ago but just recently re read one of the memoirs in this super volume George Melly was an eccentric who was bi sexual surrealist fan and a bluesjazz singer as well Witty charming and Owning Up is a memoir about his years as a traveling jazz singer in the UK during the 50 s Great touring stories with a great cast of characters British to the core you can taste the post war years of London via this book

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Owning Up The Trilogy Scouse Mouse; Rum Bum and Concertina; Owning Up Penguin Classic Biography

George Melly's three autobiographical memoirs Scouse Mouse Rum Bum and Concertina and Owning Up in one volume for the fi. It took me a long time to read this book but I thoroughly enjoyed it In three parts the first dealt with Melly s childhood in Liverpool and gave an insight into the city in the 30s and 40s as well as a good portrait of his large family The second my favourite was his days in the Navy it sounds like he had a great time amongst all the sailors but also discovered women along the way The final part was in the time of the 50s and 60s his days on the road with the band meeting the jazz greats such as Louie Armstrong and also telling how Humph Acker Bilk etc developed and grew into the bands I remember I felt I understood Melly the man a lot better when I finished the book only having seen him as a camp outrageous performer before Ni Un Jefe Más. Quiero tener mi negocio y ser mi propio jefe. Secretos para independizarse: Cómo un Emprendedor Exitoso. Cómo crear una empresa exitosa. Cómo emprender e iniciar un negocio rentable in one volume for the fi. It took me a long time to read this book but I thoroughly enjoyed No Limits (No existen Límites cuando se cree en uno mismo) it In three parts the first dealt with Melly s childhood Captain Wentworths Persuasion in Liverpool and gave an Canu Cynnar insight La bondad de los extraños into the city Willy the Wizard in the 30s and 40s as well as a good portrait of his large family The second my favourite was his days Off-side in the Navy Enséñame más in the time of the 50s and 60s his days on the road with the band meeting the jazz greats such as Louie Armstrong and also telling how Humph Acker Bilk etc developed and grew Wonder (The Books of Marvella, into the bands I remember I felt I understood Melly the man a lot better when I finished the book only having seen him as a camp outrageous performer before

Read ñ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Æ George Melly

Rst time An account of the author's life from childhood in middle class Liverpool in the thirties through national servi. The most significant part of the trilogy is Rum Bum and Concertina which covers Gorgeous George s early days from prep schooldays to life as a naval rating where he discovers his sexuality and his entry into the London art world It was only after his school mates read this book that George s son first discovered his dad was bi sexualThe third part Owning Up will be partricularly appreciated by musicians as George describes in great detail the decadent life of a 1950s jazz singer