Free "" Book Download

Louise Brooks

Published to mark the centennial of her birth, a pictorial tribute chronicles the life and work of the provocative Jazz Age icon, from her early establishment with the Ziegfeld Follies and her success

ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : STANFORD:36105123594330

Page Number : 256


Draws on letters, tape-recorded conversations, and interviews to discuss Garbo's life in Sweden, her retirement from film, and the paranoia that imprisoned her the last fifty years of her life

ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : UOM:39015026917982

Page Number : 654

The Chaperone

On a summer's day in 1922 Cora Carlisle boards a train from Wichita, Kansas, to New York City, leaving behind a marriage that's not as perfect as it seems and a past that she buried long ago. She is c

ISBN10 : 0241961327 , ISBN13 : 9780241961322

Page Number : 432

Clara Bow

Hollywood's first sex symbol, the ' It ' girl, Clara Bow was born in the slums of Brooklyn in a family plagued with alcoholism and insanity. She catapulted to fame after winning Motion Picture magazin

ISBN10 : 1461660912 , ISBN13 : 9781461660910

Page Number : 400


Blithely flinging aside the Victorian manners that kept her disapproving mother corseted, the New Woman of the 1920s puffed cigarettes, snuck gin, hiked her hemlines, danced the Charleston, and necked

ISBN10 : 9780307523822 , ISBN13 : 0307523829

Page Number : 352

Front Row

From the New York Times bestselling author of Just Desserts: Martha Stewart: The Unauthorized Biography comes a scrupulously researched investigative biography that tells the inside story of Anna Wint

ISBN10 : 9781429907637 , ISBN13 : 1429907630

Page Number : 400