WorldCat Identities

Bow, Clara 1905-1965

Overview
Works: 156 works in 333 publications in 4 languages and 4,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Biography  War films  Romance films  Comedy films  Short films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clara Bow
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

37 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young men, one rich, one middle class, are in love with the same woman, but must leave her behind when they become fighter pilots in World War I
It( Visual )

39 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saucy lingerie salesgirl sets her sights on the handsome owner of the department store where she works
Treasures 5( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated is the dynamic, gender-bending, ethnically diverse West that flourished in early movies. Presented is the American West as it was recorded and imagined in the first decades of motion pictures. "Brings together 40 silent and early sound films--narrative shorts and features, documentaries, promotional films, newsreel stories, and travelogues--showcasing the American West as it was recorded and imagined from 1898 to 1938." -- Booklet, p. viii
Parisian love( Visual )

7 editions published between 1925 and 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Parisian love, Marie, a dancer in a seedy district of Paris, attempts to seduce the wealthy man who stole her lover in an elaborate scheme of revenge. In Down to the sea in ships, Thomas Allan Dexter becomes a whaler to gain the approval of a devout Quaker for his older daughter Patience's hand in marriage. When Dexter and the Quaker's younger daughter Dot, a stowaway, are on board the whaling ship, they are caught in the middle of a plot by two villains to steal the ship
Dancing mothers( Visual )

13 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the 1920's flapper era a wealthy family is torn apart when the wife discovers that her husband is cheating on her. The shock opens her eyes for the first time to the selfishness and shallowness of her daughter and husband
The wild party( Visual )

9 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wild girls at a college pay more attention to parties than their classes. But when one party girl, Stella Ames, goes too far at a local bar and gets in trouble, her professor has to rescue her. Gossip linking the two escalates until Stella proves she is decent by shielding an innocent girl and winning the professor's respect."--Www.imdb.com (Ed Lorusso)
Percy Marks' the plastic age( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the plastic age, Clara Bow plays Cynthia Day, a tough girl at Prescott College who runs with a fast crowd. Donald Keith is athletic freshman Hugh Carver, who falls for her, though Cynthia knows her lifestyle is bad for him. When Cynthia begins to return Hugh's deeper feelings, she must decide whether to sacrifice their love in order to save his collegiate future, or sabotoge his athletic career for four years of fun-filled excitement
The show off ; The plastic age( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Show off is about a gullible woman who marries a pompous, incessantly boasting man against his family's wishes. The Plastic age is about a fast living college girl during Prohibition
Down to the sea in ships( Visual )

9 editions published between 1922 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New Bedford, Mass., the whaling capitol of America in the 1850s, the film illustrates Quaker life and the exploits of the whaling industry; includes scenes of an actual whale hunt
Treasures 5. 40 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated is the dynamic, gender-bending, ethnically diverse West that flourished in early movies. Presented is the American West as it was recorded and imagined in the first decades of motion pictures
Treasures 5. 40 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated is the dynamic, gender-bending, ethnically diverse West that flourished in early movies. Presented is the American West as it was recorded and imagined in the first decades of motion pictures
Treasures 5. 40 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrated is the dynamic, gender-bending, ethnically diverse West that flourished in early movies. Presented is the American West as it was recorded and imagined in the first decades of motion pictures
Mantrap( Visual )

6 editions published between 1926 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clara, tired of city life, moves to the great Northwest. Percy, a city boy on vacation, meets Clara and they decide to run away together."--Container
The role of women in the movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the treatment of women on the screen. Features sequence from the films of Lillan Gish, Theda Bara, Clara Bow, Gloria Swanson, Jean Harlow, Carole Lombard, Pola Negri, Louis Brooks, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, and Mae West
The actors. Rare films of Clara Bow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mantrap: A young woman's flirtatious nature leads her to romantic adventures at a back woods outpost along the Canadian border in the 1920's
Children of divorce( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film begins in an American 'divorce colony' in Paris after the First World War, where parents would leave their children for months at a time. Jean, Kitty, and Ted meet there as children and become fast friends. Years later, in America, when wealthy Ted (Gary Cooper) reconnects with Jean (Esther Ralston), the two fall deeply in love, vowing to fulfill a childhood promise to one day marry each other. But true love and the most innocent of plans are no match for the scheming Kitty - played by the original Hollywood 'It' girl, Clara Bow - who targets Ted for his fortune. After a night of drunken revelry, Ted wakes up to find he has unwittingly married Kitty. This unfortunate turn of events, however, carries with it the traumatized pasts of the three players, whose views of marriage have been shaped as children of divorce."--Container
The show off( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the plastic age, Clara Bow plays Cynthia Day, a tough girl at Prescott College who runs with a fast crowd. Donald Keith is athletic freshman Hugh Carver, who falls for her, though Cynthia knows her lifestyle is bad for him. When Cynthia begins to return Hugh's deeper feelings, she must decide whether to sacrifice their love in order to save his collegiate future, or sabotage his athletic career for four years of fun-filled excitement
Free to love( Visual )

5 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[My lady of whims]: Prudence is actually a nice girl at heart, even though she's led her indulgent but worried Dad to believe she's kicking up her heels and living life to the full in Greenwich Village. So Dad hires a muscle man to track down his "wayward" daughter and see that she stays out of trouble
Call her savage( Visual )

4 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fiery-tempered, impulsive young girl enters into a brief but unsatisfactory marriage with a drunkard. After inheriting a fortune she goes to New York. How she came by her fiendish temper and her choice for a second husband are learned in a surprising climax based on a novel by Tiffany Thayer."--Container
Clara Bow : runnin' wild by David Stenn( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Silent screen goddess Clara Bow was the embodiment of the Roaring Twenties, Hollywood's first sex symbol and a natural talent with an independent heart
 
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Bell Clara Gordon 1905-1965

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It Girl 1905-1965

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Клара Боу

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