The godfather papers & other confessions.

by Mario Puzo

Publisher: Putnam in New York

Written in English
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Pagination252 p.
Number of Pages252
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The Godfather Papers, and Other Confessions. PUZO, Mario (). New York, NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, [Literary Biography] INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION. Octavo (22 x 15cm), pp [4]. INSCRIBED by the author in black marker to flyleaf: 'For Betty and Susan | my LA | tennis-nemesisses | I hope you like the | book | best | Mario.' Publisher's Author: Mario PUZO.

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This is not merely a picture book, however. Also included are excerpts from: The Making of The Godfather (from Mario Puzo's The Godfather Papers & Other Confessions, ) Interview with Marlon Brando (Life, ).

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Lifelong New Yorker Mario Puzo drew upon figures in his Italian-American family to create the characters in his smash hit The Godfather in ; but he claimed never to have met a real-life mobster, and his detailed portrait of the Mafia world came entirely from diligent research.

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William Targ was the editor of G.P. Putnam’s Sons where, inhe bought Mario Puzo’s novel The Godfather for a $ advance. Puzo relates the story of The Godfather in his work The Godfather Papers & Other Confessions, “I was forty-five years old and tired of being an artist. Puzo duly got to work, and within six months of its first publication, The Godfather soldcopies in hardback alone.

Tellingly, the next book Puzo was to publish was The Godfather Papers and Other Confessions, a non-fiction account of the. The Godfather Papers and Other Confessions by Mario Puzo avg rating — ratings — published — 7 editions. The Godfather Papers and Other Confessions The Dark Arena The Family The Fourth K Omertà The Fortunate Pilgrim The Last Don Related articles Corleone Dharmatma Five Families "Fulgencio" "Moe Baby Blues" Neti Siddhartha Take the Cannoli "The Bris" The Godfather Effect.The Godfather () The Godfather Papers and Other Confessions () Fools Die () Inside Las Vegas () The Sicilian () The Fourth K () The Last Don () Omertà () The Family () (completed by Carol Gino) See also.

List of bestselling novels in the United StatesDied: July 2, (aged 78), Bay Shore, New York, USA.The Godfather is a friendly man, a "reasonable" man, a just man -- and the deadliest gang leader in the Cosa Nostra. The Godfather's command post is a fortress on Long Island, from which he presides over a vast underground empire that encompasses the rackets, gambling, bookmaking, and unions.