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Three queer lives

an alternative biography of Fred Barnes, Naomi Jacob and Arthur Marshall

by Bailey, Paul

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Barnes, Fred, 1885-1938.,
    • Jacob, Naomi Ellington, 1889-1964.,
    • Marshall, Arthur.,
    • Gay men -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Lesbians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Bailey.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ75.7 .B35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination242 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3533237M
      ISBN 100241134552
      LC Control Number2001431866
      OCLC/WorldCa44934006

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Three queer lives by Bailey, Paul Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is entertaining in the way that detail-sprinkled accounts of other people's lives generally The three are united by a career in some form of showbusiness, as well as being gay. Although first life story, that of Fred Barnes, is rather sad, the subsequent two are amusing and uplifting/5.

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