The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

by Andy Warhol
     
 

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A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment

In The Philosophy of Andy Warhol—which, with the subtitle "(From A to B and Back Again)," is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections—he talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, and success; about New York,

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A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment

In The Philosophy of Andy Warhol—which, with the subtitle "(From A to B and Back Again)," is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections—he talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, and success; about New York, America, and his childhood in McKeesport, Pennsylvania; about his good times and bad in New York, the explosion of his career in the sixties, and his life among celebrities.

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PRAISE FOR THE PHILOSOPHY OF ANDY WARHOL

"Acute Accurate.Mr. Warhol's usual amazing candor.A constant entertainment and enlightenment."—Truman Capote

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780156717205
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/28/1977
Series:
Harbrace Paperbound Library
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
276
Sales rank:
206,454
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author

Andy Warhol, a painter and graphic artist, also produced a significant body of film work, including his famous Chelsea Girls. He was equally well known in the late sixties and early seventies as resident host at his studio, The Factory, where one could listen to Lou Reed and the Velvet Underground and rub elbows with Edie Sedgwick. Warhold died in New York in 1987.

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