Lenny Bruce

Lenny Bruce


Born
in Mineola, New York, The United States
October 13, 1925

Died
August 03, 1966

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Lenny Bruce, born Leonard Alfred Schneider, was a controversial American stand-up comedian, writer, social critic and satirist of the 1950s and 1960s. His 1964 conviction in an obscenity trial was also controversial, eventually leading to the first posthumous pardon in New York history.

Average rating: 4.0 · 2,012 ratings · 170 reviews · 12 distinct worksSimilar authors
How to Talk Dirty and Influ...

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4.01 avg rating — 1,587 ratings — published 1965 — 19 editions
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The Essential Lenny Bruce

3.97 avg rating — 262 ratings — published 1967 — 9 editions
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The Almost Unpublished Lenn...

3.65 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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Let the Buyer Beware

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How to Talk Dirty and Influ...

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Shut Your Mouth & Open Your...

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Legendary Berkeley Concert

4.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1991
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Cómo ser grosero e influir ...

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The Portable Sixties Reader

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3.95 avg rating — 260 ratings — published 2002
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Pesnici bit generacije

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