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MY OWN AVEDON: A Memoir with Photographs [Kindle Edition]

Aram Saroyan , Richard Avedon
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Book Description

An intimate portrait of Richard Avedon by a writer who knew him over the course of four decades and served as his apprentice during the 1950s. As a teenager Saroyan assisted at the photographer's famous sessions with Marilyn Monroe. Includes never-before-seen photographs by Avedon.

Product Details

  • File Size: 348 KB
  • Print Length: 33 pages
  • Publisher: An Air Book (August 6, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Not Enabled
  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,037,864 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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2.0 out of 5 stars meh May 26, 2013
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Nice to read about avedon, but it left me wanting more. Reads like a convoluted log of all the times they met.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars April 10, 2015
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I thought it was going to be more about Avedon
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More About the Author

Aram Saroyan is a poet, novelist, biographer, memoirist and playwright. His website is

Ebook editions of his books The Street: An Autobiographical Novel; Trio: The Intimate Friendship of Oona Chaplin/Carol Matthau/Gloria Vanderbilt; and Rancho Mirage: An American Tragedy of Manners, Madness and Murder, as well as two new titles, My Own Avedon and Artie Shaw Talking, are now available.

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