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Author Mordden, Ethan, 1947-

Title Movie star : a look at the women who made Hollywood / by Ethan Mordden.

Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Press, [1983]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  791.4309 MOR    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 296 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates : portraits ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-289) and index.
Contents The star is born -- The silent women -- The first star and the greatest star -- Forward to yesterday -- The Pope's wife, the doomed harlot, and the loyal shopgirl -- Women's women: the ladies -- Men's women: the harlots -- No one's woman -- Comics I -- The evergreen moralist -- Fighters -- Dame Camp -- Maidens and pinups -- The ultimate in it -- Comics II -- Musical women -- Persons; or, all women are whores.
Subject Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Motion picture actors and actresses. (OCoLC)fst01027096
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 0312550499
0312550502 (pbk.)
9780312550509 (pbk.)

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