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Joan Crawford : the enduring star

Author: Peter Cowie
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli : Distributed in the U.S. trade by Random House, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gathers over one hundred photographs of the Academy Award-winning actress, along with commentaries and biographical text that profile her life and career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Bildband
Biographie
Portraits
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cowie, Peter.
Joan Crawford.
New York : Rizzoli : Distributed in the U.S. trade by Random House, 2009
(OCoLC)649301002
Named Person: Joan Crawford; Joan Crawford; Joan Crawford; Joan Crawford; Joan Crawford; Joan Crawford
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Cowie
ISBN: 9780847830664 0847830667
OCLC Number: 229027872
Description: xiv, 225 pages : illustrations ; 33 cm
Contents: A talent for living (1904-1929) --
The sublimation of an image (1929-1935) --
A woman of discipline (1935-1940) --
The reluctant domina (1940-1970).
Responsibility: Peter Cowie ; foreword by Mick Lasalle ; afterword by George Cukor.

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This text presents a portrait of Joan Crawford. It focuses on her golden period, from her debut in 1925 and silent movies, through 'The Women', 'Grand Hotel', 'Johnny Guitar' and her Oscar-winning  Read more...

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"The self-made glamour goddess DOES fully deserve the glossy treatment she's getting in "Joan Crawford: The Enduring Star", a lush new Rizzoli book by Peter Cowie." "The Village Voice""It's likely Read more...

 
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