Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st UK Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1981.
A handsome first UK edition/first printing following the US edition published by Doubleday in the same year in about Fine condition, lightly bumped boards in Fine dust-wrapper. SIGNED by author and singer Luciano Pavarotti directly on the front end paper.
Not since the legendary Caruso has an opera personality captured the world's imagination as has tenor Luciano Pavarotti. In addition to being a biography of the world-famous singer, born as a baker's son in 1935, My Own Story also has Pavarotti elaborate on being a tenor, the theories on singing, the opera world and its personalities, and the workings and motivations of the big-talent industry in the 20th century. The world lost Pavarotti on September 6, 2007 ; 8vo; xviii, , 314,  pages; Copyright page mentions that UK edition follows original US publication; Signed by Author.