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Gertrude Lawrence : a biography

Author: Sheridan Morley
Publisher: London : Pavilion Books in association with M. Joseph, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first fully researched biography of the Broadway star chronicles her life, detailing the hard route she took in rising above her lower-class English background and finding international fame on the stage.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gertrude Lawrence; Gertrude Lawrence; Gertrude Lawrence
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheridan Morley
ISBN: 1851450637 9781851450633
OCLC Number: 123104860
Notes: Spine title: A bright particular star : a biography of Gertrude Lawrence.
Previously published: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1981.
Description: xi, 228 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Bright particular star
Responsibility: by Sheridan Morley.

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The first fully researched biography of the Broadway star chronicles her life, detailing the hard route she took in rising above her lower-class English background and finding international fame on the stage.

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