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Author: Antoni Gronowicz; Richard Schickel
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1990] ©1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the actress Greta Garbo as told by her to Antonin Gronowicz.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Greta Garbo; Greta Garbo
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antoni Gronowicz; Richard Schickel
ISBN: 0671225235 9780671225230
OCLC Number: 21652794
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 476 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Book 1, Part 1, Keta. Father --
The Dream --
Tvålflicka and the Pastor --
"Kalle" --
A threat --
The Fledgling --
Exams --
Part 2, Moje. The Birth of a Genius --
Protégée --
Rehearsal for Conquest --
Part 3, America. The First Crossing --
Impressions of New York --
Coney Island --
From Vanity Fair to Sinclair Lewis --
Chaplin --
Across the U.S.A. --
Part 4, Hollywood. Into The Torrent --
The Temptress --
Alva --
"Speak Less, Say More" --
Yackie --
Flesh and the Devil --
On Strike --
Anna Karenina or Love --
No Wedding --
The Divine Woman --
A Triangle and a Duel --
Tragic News. Book 2, Part 5, Garbo. To the Past and Back --
Femme Fatale --
Anna Christie and Others --
Mercedes --
Part 6, The Legend. An Interlude --
Queen Christina --
Hazel Washington --
Anna and Marguerite --
Stokowski --
Ninotchka Triumphs --
Reunion --
The Last Stand --
Part 7, Silence. Aftermath --
Seeking to Belong --
Another Woman's Man --
Reflections --
Publisher's afterword: The Legend as Actress / by Richard Schickel --
Index.
Responsibility: by Antoni Gronowicz ; publisher's afterword by Richard Schickel.

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A biography of the actress Greta Garbo as told by her to Antonin Gronowicz.

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