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By Frank De Caro (foreword by)

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9780807152911 | Updated edition (Louisiana State Univ Pr, October 7, 2013), cover price $22.50

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Product Description: In Stories of Our Lives Frank de Caro demonstrates the value of personal narratives in enlightening our lives and our world. We all live with legends, family sagas, and anecdotes that shape our selves and give meaning to our recollections...read more

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9780874218930 | Utah State Univ Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In Stories of Our Lives Frank de Caro demonstrates the value of personal narratives in enlightening our lives and our world.

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Product Description: Folklore Recycled starts from the proposition that folklore―usually thought of in its historical social context as “oral tradition”―is easily appropriated and recycled into other contexts. That is, writers may use folklore in their fiction or poetry, taking plots, as an example, from a folktale...read more

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9781617037641 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, May 30, 2013, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Folklore Recycled starts from the proposition that folklore―usually thought of in its historical social context as “oral tradition”―is easily appropriated and recycled into other contexts.

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Product Description: Now you can put some gam in your holiday ham with The Dead Celebrity Christmas Cookbook. When it comes to holiday fun, the stars of Hollywood's Golden Age knew how to make merry – on stage, on screen, and especially on the dinner table...read more

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9780757317002 | Hci, October 1, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Now you can put some gam in your holiday ham with The Dead Celebrity Christmas Cookbook.

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Product Description: If you've ever fantasized about feasting on Frank Sinatra's Barbecued Lamb, lunching on Lucille Ball's "Chinese-y Thing," diving ever-so-neatly into Joan Crawford's Poached Salmon, or wrapping your lips around Rock Hudson's cannoli – and really, who hasn't? – hold on to your oven mitts!     In The Dead Celebrity Cookbook: A Resurrection of Recipes by 150 Stars of Stage and Screen, Frank DeCaro―the flamboyantly funny Sirius XM radio personality best known for his six-and-a-half-year stint as the movie critic on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart―collects hundreds of recipes passed on from legendary stars of stage and screen, proving that before there were celebrity chefs, there were celebrities who fancied themselves chefs...read more

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9780757315961 | Hci, October 3, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: If you've ever fantasized about feasting on Frank Sinatra's Barbecued Lamb, lunching on Lucille Ball's "Chinese-y Thing," diving ever-so-neatly into Joan Crawford's Poached Salmon, or wrapping your lips around Rock Hudson's cannoli – and really, who hasn't?

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Product Description: Folklore—the inherently creative expression, transmission, and performance of cultural traditions—has always provided a deep well of material for writers, musicians, and artists of all sorts. Folklorists usually employ descriptive and analytical prose, but they, like scholars in other social sciences, have increasingly sought new, creative and reflexive modes of discourse...read more
By Frank De Caro (editor)

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9780874217261, titled "The Folklore Muse: Poetry, Fiction, and Other Reflections by Folklorists" | 1 edition (Utah State Univ Pr, October 15, 2008), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Folklore—the inherently creative expression, transmission, and performance of cultural traditions—has always provided a deep well of material for writers, musicians, and artists of all sorts.

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Product Description: The relationship between folklore and literature, two powerful forms of human expression, has long been of interest to folklorists and literary scholars. Even in the postmodern era, folklore remains a compelling source for artists and writers...read more

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9781572332485 | 1 edition (Univ of Tennessee Pr, March 1, 2004), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The relationship between folklore and literature, two powerful forms of human expression, has long been of interest to folklorists and literary scholars.

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9780072298529, titled "Anthropology: The Exploration of Human Diversity" | 8th edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 1, 1999), cover price $92.30 | also contains Anthropology: The Exploration of Human Diversity

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9781586920616 | Copyright Management Services, July 1, 2000, cover price $55.01

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Celebrates the elaborate and outrageous fashions of the designer for such stars as Cher, Carol Burnett, Elton John, RuPaul, Diana Ross, and Bette Midler, in a volume that includes gatefolds of specially commissioned photographs. Reprint.

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9780789303738 | Universe Pub, October 1, 1999, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Profiles the work of fashion designer Bob Mackie through photographs and celebrity commentary

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9780789306524 | Reprint edition (Universe Pub, September 1, 2001), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Celebrates the elaborate and outrageous fashions of the designer for such stars as Cher, Carol Burnett, Elton John, RuPaul, Diana Ross, and Bette Midler, in a volume that includes gatefolds of specially commissioned photographs.

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A memoir of gay coming of age offers the amusing and touching tale of one man's memories of growing up as a gay child in suburban Little Falls, New Jersey. Reprint.

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9780670867189 | Viking Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The humorous memoir of a gay man's childhood in Little Falls, New Jersey touches on his relationship with his parents, the culture of suburbia, and the difficulty of creating a niche for himself in his heterosexual surroundings

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9780140255379 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, June 1, 1997), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A memoir of gay coming of age offers the amusing and touching tale of one man's memories of growing up as a gay child in suburban Little Falls, New Jersey.

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Collects over fifty folktales from all over the world, featuring cats and their mystical qualities
By Frank De Caro (editor) and Kitty Harvill (illustrator)

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9780874833034 | August House Pub Inc, July 1, 1993, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Collects over fifty folktales from all over the world, featuring cats and their mystical qualities

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