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Product Description: Year of the Fat Knight is legendary stage actor Sir Antony Sher's account—splendidly supplemented by his own paintings and sketches—of researching, rehearsing, and performing one of Shakespeare's most iconic characters for a 2014 Royal Shakespeare Company production...read more

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9781848424616 | Nick Hern Books, September 8, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Year of the Fat Knight is legendary stage actor Sir Antony Sher's account—splendidly supplemented by his own paintings and sketches—of researching, rehearsing, and performing one of Shakespeare's most iconic characters for a 2014 Royal Shakespeare Company production.

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Product Description: Republished to mark Antony Sher’s sixtieth birthday. In Beside Myself, Sher takes us to the heart of what it is to be an actor today, describing the journeys he undertakes in order to inhabit the roles for which he is famous. Utterly involving, this book will both inspire young actors and inform seasoned theatergoers...read more

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9781848420359 | Nick Hern Books, April 1, 2010, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Republished to mark Antony Sher’s sixtieth birthday.

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The Republic of Florence wishes to commission a giant sculpture - of David confronting Goliath - for the cathedral. Among the contenders are the little-known Michelangelo Buonarotti, 26, and the famous painter in Florence, Leonardo da Vinci, 49. Michelangelo wins.

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9781854595881 | Nick Hern Books, April 1, 2008, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The Republic of Florence wishes to commission a giant sculpture - of David confronting Goliath - for the cathedral.

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Product Description: (Limelight). In 1984 Antony Sher, hailed as "the most exciting actor of his generation" by the Observer , made his debut on homemade crutches as the infamous Richard III in the Royal Shakespeare Company production of the play...read more

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9780879103354 | 20 anv edition (Limelight Editions, August 1, 2006), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: (Limelight).

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And he tells of the struggle to stage his adaptation and remain true both to the book and to Levi's precepts.

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9781854598523 | Nick Hern Books, April 1, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: And he tells of the struggle to stage his adaptation and remain true both to the book and to Levi's precepts.

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Product Description: Written by actor Antony Sher, who also stars in the premiere.

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9781854597540 | Nick Hern Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Written by actor Antony Sher, who also stars in the premiere.

Small, weedy, Jewish and conscious of his homosexuality, Anthony Sher found a refuge in art and theatre, and his escape from South Africa to London. This is a personal odyssey through the first 50 years of Sher's life.

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9781856867245 | Gardners Books, May 3, 2001, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: Small, weedy, Jewish and conscious of his homosexuality, Anthony Sher found a refuge in art and theatre, and his escape from South Africa to London.

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Product Description: "This is the most wonderfully authentic account of the experience of creating a performance. It's full of delicate and sometimes moving observation; full of striking information...; full of the frustration and tedium and occasional tears of the unequal struggle of any of us flawed thespians with ourselves and a great role; and full of his own astonishing and unforgettable drawings...read more

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9780879100643 | Limelight Editions, April 1, 1987, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The actor's diary describes his experiences playing the title role in William Shakespeare's Richard III and how he developed his performance

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9780879101657 | Reprint edition (Limelight Editions, October 1, 1992), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: "This is the most wonderfully authentic account of the experience of creating a performance.

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After fleeing his country, his religion, and his sexuality, Leon Lipschitz isolates himself in an opulent London residence where he uses his father's money for booze, drugs, and rent-boys, until a young man helps him to face the truth. 10,000 first printing.

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9780670844562 | Viking Pr, May 1, 1992, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Living in London after fleeing his native South Africa, Leon Lipschitz exists in a world of drugs and booze, rarely leaving his house, until he meets Gertjie--a fellow exile who forces him to face the truth about himself and his homeland

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Fleeing pogroms in his native Lithuania, a young man named Smous arrives in Cape Town in 1901, determined to travel to the interior city of Calyinia but temporarily sidetracked in the isolated settlement of Middlepost

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9780394574363 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 1, 1989, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Fleeing pogroms in his native Lithuania, a young man named Smous arrives in Cape Town in 1901, determined to travel to the interior city of Calyinia but temporarily sidetracked in the isolated settlement of Middlepost

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