Monty Python

A Chronology, 1969–2012, 2d ed.


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About the Book

A chronological listing of the creative output and other antics of the members of the British comedy group Monty Python, both as a group and individually. Coverage spans between 1969 (the year Monty Python’s Flying Circus debuted) and 2012. Entries include television programs, films, stage shows, books, records and interviews. Back matter features an appendix of John Cleese’s hilarious business-training films; an index of Monty Python’s sketches and songs; an index of Eric Idle’s sketches and songs; as well as a general index and selected bibliography.

About the Author(s)

Writer Douglas McCall of Bangor, Maine, has been a Monty Python fan and collector for more than thirty years.

Bibliographic Details

Douglas McCall
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 392
Bibliographic Info: appendix, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2014
pISBN: 978-0-7864-7811-8
eISBN: 978-1-4766-1311-6
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
The Chronological Listing 3
Appendix: John Cleese’s Business-Training Films for Video Arts, 1972–2012 321
Selected Bibliography 323
Monty Python Sketch and Song Index 325
Eric Idle Solo Sketch and Song Index 334
General Index 337

Book Reviews & Awards

“a fun resource that I imagine loads of fans would enjoy having on their coffee tables”—Reference Reviews; “extensive chronicle of the British comedy group’s creative output”—ProtoView.