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Edith Head : the life and times of Hollywood's celebrated designer

Author: David Chierichetti; Edith Head
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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A portrait of one of Hollywood's most controversial costume designers describes her early work as a sketch artist in 1923, four decades as Paramount's top designer, numerous Oscar nominations and awards, and complex personal life.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Edith Head; Edith Head; Edith Head
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Chierichetti; Edith Head
ISBN: 0060194286 9780060194284 0060567406 9780060567408
OCLC Number: 49260717
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 251 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Early life --
Apprenticeship --
Holding on --
Edith Head, superstar --
The lioness in winter --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: David Chierichetti.
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A portrait of one of Hollywood's most controversial costume designers describes her early work as a sketch artist in 1923, four decades as Paramount's top designer, numerous Oscar nominations and awards, and complex personal life.

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