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Biography (print)

William Robert Faith. Bob Hope: A Life in Comedy. London: Grandad Publishing, 1983. ISBN 0399126279

Bob Hope, with Bob Thomas. The Road to Hollywood. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1977.

Arthur Marx. The Secret Life of Bob Hope. New York: Barricade, 1993.

Peter Haining. Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memory. London: W. Foulsham Co. Ltd., 1995. ISBN 0572015623

Jenny Curtis. Bob Hope: A Life Remembered. New York: Barnes & Noble, 1999. ISBN 1567998542

Joe Morella, Edward Epstein & Eleanor Clark. The Amazing Careers of Bob Hope. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1973.

Michael Freedland. Bob Hope: An Illustrated Biography. London: Chameleon Books, 2001.

Lawrence J. Quirk. Bob Hope: The Road Well-Traveled. Applause Theatre Book Publishers, 1998. ISBN 1557834504

Bob Hope. Have Tux Will Travel. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1954.

Bob Hope. Confessions of a Hooker.

Bob Hope. Call Me Lucky. 1953.

James L. Neibaur. The Bob Hope Films. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, 2004. ISBN 0786410507

Bob Hope with Linda Hope. Bob Hope: My Life in Jokes. New York: Hyperion Books, 2003. ISBN 1401300952

Bob Hope. Five Women I Love: Bob Hope's Vietnam Story. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1966.

Bob Hope. The Last Christmas Show. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1974.

Bob Hope. Don't Shoot, It's Only Me. New York: Putnams, 1990.

Bob Hope. I Owe Russia $1200. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1963.

Bob Hope. I Never Left Home. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1944.

Joe Morella, Edward Z. Epstein & Eleanor Clark. The Amazing Careers of Bob Hope. New Rochelle: Arlington House, 1974.

Richard Zoglin. Hope: Entertainer of the Century. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015. ISBN 1439140278

Biographical movies
Bob Hope's Birthday Memories (1994) (TV)

Bob Hope: The First 90 Years (1993) (TV)

Bob Hope: The Road to the Top (1998) (TV)

Bob Hope: Hollywood's Brightest Star (1996) (V)

Bob Hope: Laughing with the Presidents (1996) (TV)

America's Tribute to Bob Hope (1988) (TV)

Bob Hope for President (1980) (TV)

"Biography: Bob Hope: America's Entertainer" (1998)

Portrayed in
Popeye's 20th Anniversary (1954)

Heyday! (2006) (TV)

Hollywood Canine Canteen (1946)

Malibu Beach Party (1940)

Toys Will Be Toys (1949)

A Bout with a Trout (1947)

TV Guide (USA)23 May 1998, Vol. 46, Iss. 21, pg. 5, by: Ileane Rudolph, "Hope Springs Eternal"
Playboy (USA)December 1973, Vol. 20, Iss. 12, pg. 97-110, by: William Murray, "Playboy Interview:Bob Hope"

Los Angeles Times (USA)25 February 2017, Vol. 136, pg. J20, by: R. Daniel Foster, "Both sides refuse to give up Hope: Legacy of comic icon's longtime home pits family against preservationists"
LOS ANGELES INDEPENDENT (USA)24 November 2016, Vol. 83, Iss. 47, pg. 5, by: City News Service, "Panel denies landmark status for Hope home"
Los Angeles Times (USA)5 May 2016, Vol. 135, Iss. 154, pg. B3, by: Anthony Clark Carpio, "Where is Bob Hope? Airport changes name - Commissioners say a geographical identity will help attract more passengers"
Los Angeles Times (USA)9 July 2015, Vol. 134, Iss. 218, pg. B5, by: Chad Garland, "Bob Hope may be cut from airport's name"
Los Angeles Times (USA)18 January 2015, Vol. 134, Iss. 46, pg. C1, C9, by: Lauren Beale, "HOT PROPERTY: Hope estate back on market"
Cleveland Plain Dealer (USA)30 November 2014, pg. D1+D6, by: Tom Feran, "The Man and The Memory: Writer argues he was 'entertainer of the century' who became relic of a vanished time in his later years"
Cleveland Plain Dealer (USA)30 November 2014, pg. D1+D6, by: Mark Dawidziak, "The Man and The Memory: Reporter's favorite moment with the comedian was acting as his comic foil in a brief buddy act"
Linn's Stamp News (USA)25 May 2009, Vol. 82, Iss. 4204, pg. 1+28+30, by: Rick Miller, "'Thanks for the Memory': Bob Hope stamp to debut May 29 with San Diego ceremony"
TV Guide (USA)16 August 2003, Vol. 51, Iss. 33, pg. 32-36, by: Matt Roush, "The Entertainer"
Entertainment Weekly (USA)8 August 2003, Vol. 1, Iss. 722, pg. 32-35, by: Ken Tucker, "Bob Hope (1903-2003)"
The Times (UK)3 August 2003, "Bob Hope: The Road to Bed"
The Independent (UK)3 August 2003, by: David Thomson, "Film Studies: Tears of the (Last) Clown"
The Economist (UK)2 August 2003, Vol. 368, Iss. 8335, pg. 73, "Bob Hope" (Obituary)
The Guardian (UK)30 July 2003, by: Matt Keating, "US Tributes to Bob Hope"
The Independent (UK)30 July 2003, by: Terence Blacker, "Laugh? It's Enough to Make You Cry..."
The Guardian (UK)29 July 2003, by: Ronald Bergan, "Bob Hope"
The Guardian (UK)29 July 2003, by: Duncan Campbell, "Last Milestone on a Record-Breaking Comedy Road...Bob Hope Dies at 100"
The Times (UK)29 July 2003, by: Nicholas Wapshott, "Thanks for the Memory: Bob Hope"
The Guardian (UK)29 July 2003, by: Sally James Gregory, "A Lifetime of Laughter"
The Independent (UK)29 July 2003, by: Gilbert Adair, "Bob Hope"
The Independent (UK)29 July 2003, by: Andrew Gumbel, "Bob Hope, King of the One-Liner, Reaches the End of a Long Road"
The Independent (UK)29 July 2003, by: Paul Peachey, "Bob Hope: Lifelong Bond With His Birthplace in Eltham"
The Times (UK)29 July 2003, by: Anonymous, "Bob Hope"
The Washington Post (USA)29 July 2003, Vol. 126, Iss. 236, pg. C1-C2, by: Tom Shales, "Comedian Of a Century: From Vaudeville to TV, Bob Hope Was a Master of His Times"
The Washington Post (USA)29 July 2003, Vol. 126, Iss. 236, pg. C1+C4, by: Ken Ringle, "In the Punch Line of Duty: For Generations of GIs, the Entertainer Brought Hope and Joy"
The Washington Post (USA)29 July 2003, Vol. 126, Iss. 236, pg. A1+A7, by: Bart Barnes, "Bob Hope|1903-2003: Comic's Gentle Humor Tickled Generations"
Daily Telegraph (UK)29 July 2003, pg. 8, by: Hugh Davies, "Hope leaves them with smiles on their faces"
Daily Telegraph (UK)29 July 2003, pg. 21, "British-born comic who became one of America's favourite entertainers with his 'Road' movies and tours to GIs"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)29 July 2003, by: Al Martinez, "The Master of the One-Liner"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)29 July 2003, by: Associated Press, "Lyrics to Hope's Signature Song, 'Thanks for the Memory'"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)29 July 2003, by: Cecil Smith, "Vaudeville's Ambassadpor"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)29 July 2003, by: Leonard Martin, "His Films Paved Road to Laughter"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)29 July 2003, by: Paul Brownfield, "He Lived by His Wits"
The Independent (UK)28 July 2003, by: Bob Thomas, AP, "Bob Hope Dies Aged 100"
The Los Angeles Times (USA)6 June 2003, by: Susan King, "When Hope Was Young"
Reader's Digest (USA)June 2003, pg. 132-139, by: Jamie Malanowski, "Hope & Humor in Uniform"
The Times (UK)30 May 2003, by: Adam Sherwin, "In One Theatre 100-Year Old Bob Hope Is Also Britain's Favourite Entertainer"
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany)28 May 2003, Vol. ?, Iss. 122, pg. 15, by: göt, "Bob Hope 100"
The Times (UK)24 May 2003, by: Nicholas Wapshott, "Bob Hope Hits 100..."
TV Guide (USA)19 April 2003, Vol. 51, Iss. 16, pg. 66-68, by: Larry Gelbart, "A Century of Hope"
Excelsior (Mexico)29 May 1998, pg. 3-E, "Cumple hoy 95 años de edad el actor inglés Bob Hope"
Radio Times (UK)11 November 1989, Vol. 263, Iss. 3440, pg. 22, by: Derek Winnert, "Profile: Bob Hope"
Films in Review (USA)1 March 1971, Vol. XXII, Iss. 3, pg. 64, by: Ronald L. Bowers, "Bob Hope"
¡Hola! (Spain)30 January 1971, Iss. 1379, pg. 10, "Bob Hope, "heroe" de la marina norteamericana"
Movies Today (USA)April 1963, pg. 5, by: anonymous, "Hollywood Parade. Bob Hope: "I never give a woman a second thought. The first thought covers everything"."
Screenland (USA)March 1941, Vol. XLII, Iss. 5, pg. 26-27+90-91, by: Gladys Hall, "Who's Yehudi? Bob Hope Tells!"

Der Spiegel (Germany)4 August 2003, Iss. 32, pg. 154, by: ds, "Register"
Jeunesse Cinéma (France)July 1965, Iss. 91, pg. 66, "Star Book : Gloires de Hollywood"
Look (USA)13 March 1951

Magazine cover photo
Rolling Stone (USA)20 March 1980, Iss. 313
Time (USA)22 December 1967
Parade (USA)25 December 1966
GQ (USA)September 1965
Parade (USA)21 June 1964
Sports Illustrated (USA)3 June 1963, Vol. 18, Iss. 22
Parade (USA)24 May 1959
Liberty (USA)10 May 1947
What's On In London (UK)14 December 1945, Iss. 528
Life (USA)10 January 1944

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