Autobiography by Morrissey [FIRST EDITION • FIRST PRINTING] 2011
Autobiography by Morrissey
FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING  G.P. PUTNAM'S SONS
Hardcover with dust jacket in very good condition.
Shelf wear to dust jacket and some discoloration on back.
Book is very good; tiny spot of ink bleeding to top of first few pages [spot on book cover must have gotten wet at some point] otherwise reads like new.
Autobiography covers Morrissey's life from his birth until the present day.
Steven Patrick Morrissey was born in Manchester on May 22nd 1959. Singer-songwriter and co-founder of the Smiths (1982-1987), Morrissey has been a solo artist for twenty-six years, during which time he has had three number 1 albums in England in three different decades.
Achieving eleven Top 10 albums (plus nine with the Smiths), his songs have been recorded by David Bowie, Nancy Sinatra, Marianne Faithfull, Chrissie Hynde, Thelma Houston, My Chemical Romance, and Christy Moore, amongst others.
An animal protectionist, in 2006 Morrissey was voted the second greatest living British icon by viewers of the BBC, losing out to Sir David Attenborough. In 2007 Morrissey was voted the greatest northern male, past or present, in a nationwide newspaper poll. In 2012, Morrissey was awarded the Keys to the City of Tel-Aviv.