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Barney Rosset Net Worth

Barney Rosset Net Worth is
$1.3 Million

Barney Rosset Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Barnet Lee "Barney" Rosset, Jr. (May 28, 1922 – February 21, 2012) was the former owner of the publishing house Grove Press, and publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Evergreen Review. He led a successful legal battle to publish the uncensored version of D. H. Lawrence's novel Lady Chatterley's Lover, and later was the American publisher of Henry Miller's controversial novel Tropic of Cancer. The right to publish and distribute Miller's novel in the United States was affirmed by the Supreme Court of the United States in 1964, in a landmark ruling for free speech and the First Amendment.
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Date Of BirthMay 28, 1922
Died2012-02-21
Place Of BirthChicago, Illinois, USA
ProfessionWriter, Actor, Art Department
SpouseJoan Mitchell, Hannelore Eckert, Cristina Agnini, Lisa Krug, Astrid Myers.
ChildrenPeter, Tansey, Beckett, Chantal.
Star SignGemini
#Quote
1One funny thing was meeting [Samuel] Beckett and Henry Miller together. They didn't want to have the meeting because both had a feeling of really hating each other. But they actually got along very well. And both of them came to me separately afterwards and said, you know, he's a lot better than I thought He's mellowed.
2Painters are more gregarious than writers. Writers go and hide.
3I have only one superstition, and that's the number 33. 'Waiting for Godot' was number 33. One of my sons is named Beckett. There are many authors that I loved dearly, but if I have to single out one it's easy.
#Fact
1Owner of avant-garde New York book publisher Grove Press from 1951 to 1985.

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shattered2005
Rosset/de Grazia: A Conversation2002Video documentary short

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Hard-Boiled Egg2006Short producer
Strange Victory1948Documentary producer - as Barnett L. Rosset

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Maidstone1970

Art Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Battle for 'I Am Curious-Yellow'2003Video documentary short image provider

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rockaby1983Documentary thanks: Grove Press

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Notfilm2015DocumentaryHimself (as Barnett L. Rosset)
Norman Mailer: The American2010Documentary
Sex in '69: The Sexual Revolution in America2009DocumentaryHimself
Obscene2007DocumentaryHimself
Writer of O2004DocumentaryHimself
Dirty Books, Dirty Movies: Barney Rosset on Henry Miller2002Video documentary shortHimself
Rosset/de Grazia: A Conversation2002Video documentary shortHimself
Red, White and Blue1971DocumentaryFilm director
Play of the Week1961TV SeriesHimself - Publisher, Grove Press

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Battle for 'I Am Curious-Yellow'2003Video documentary shortHimself

Known for movies


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