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    DescriptionFrom pop stardom through the depths of addiction to her punk-rock comeback, Marianne Faithfull's life captures rock 'n' roll at its most decadent and its most destructive. Faithfull's first hit, 1964's "As Tears Go By," opened doors to the hippest circles in London. There she frolicked with the most luminous of the young, rich, and reckless, including Bob Dylan, the Beatles, and the Rolling Stones. Her legendary affair with Mick Jagger produced one hit single, "Sister Morphine," and countless headlines. Faithfull left the relationship a strung-out junkie. Struggling to kick drugs and revive her musical career, she recorded Broken English in 1979, an edgy, hard-hitting, critical triumph. As honest in her autobiography as in her music, Faithfull is a searing, intimate portrait of a woman who examines her adventures and misadventures without flinching, without apology.

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    An Autobiography
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Marianne Faithfull, With David Dalton
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    ISBN 13: 9780815410461
    ISBN 10: 0815410468

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25580
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: BGFA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.1A
    DC21: 782.42164092
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B
    BIC subject category V2: AVGP
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BISAC V2.8: BIO022000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP090
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/FEMINE
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    BISAC V2.8: BIO004000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1970
    DC22: 782.42164/092
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: ML420.F218 A3 2000
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: DNBF1, AVLP
    Thema style qualifier V1.0: 6PB, 6RF
    Edition statement
    Cooper Square P.
    Illustrations note
    32 b&w photographs
    Cooper Square Publishers Inc.,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Cooper Square Publishers Inc.,U.S.
    Publication date
    06 June 2000
    Publication City/Country
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    The most honest rock memoir yet published. Entertainment Weekly An eyewitness account of the folks who made the decade go round... Everything's here, everything but the excuses. Newsweek Once accused of being part of a coven of witches surrounding the warlock Mick Jagger, pop goddess Marianne Faithfull is wickedly funny and down to earth in this indispensable record of the Swinging London scene. Details Compulsively candid, wickedly revealing... A kaleidiscopic portrait of high times, bed-hopping, chart-topping, and name-dropping guaranteed to keep even the most jaded reader up late. San Francisco Chronicle