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    Jack of all Trades, Mistress of One
    Jack of all Trades, Mistress of One
    Things were never quite the same once Aunty Jack roared onto our television screens in the 1970s, threatening to rip our bloody arms off. In this funny and moving memoir, Grahame Bond celebrates - and at times curses - his most famous creation and tells of how he found an 'imaginary family' of other brilliant writers, actors, musicians and performers along the way. <i>Jack of All Trades</i> is jam - packed with extraordinary characters, many of them real - if unknown - Bond relatives, and a good number of them Aussie TV icons. We become acquainted with Bond's beloved parents as he grows up an only child in Marrickville, meet his sadistic Uncle Jack and his legendary boxing grandfather Benny Doyle, before watching him burst into the life of a performer via Architecture Revues at Sydney University. With digressions into advertising and lifestyle television, and blockbuster stage shows like <i>Boy's Own McBet</i> h and 2JJ's <i>Nude Radio</i>, Grahame Bond has always been an extraordinary entertainer.
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    Book Author
    Grahame Bond
    Genre Arts, Music & Entertainment , Biography & Autobiography
    Binding
    PERFECT BINDING (PAPERBACK)
    Format
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    ISBN
    9781459632769
    Publisher
    UNSW Press
    Age Range
    General
    Approximate delivery

    Up to 20 business days (?)

    Publication Date
    29-Nov-2011

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