Lulu in Hollywood :: Louise Brooks

Lulu in Hollywood :: Louise Brooks soon to be presented for sale on the sparkling BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1983, Paperback.

Includes: Black & white photographs; Frontispiece portrait; Filmography;

From the cover: It should not come to us as a surprise that a film actress can write, but, so narrow are our expectations, it does. We are even more surprised when it turns out that the actress is one of the great beauties of all time. And we are out-and-out astonished when we learn that to many people she is the most sexually alluring woman ever to have appeared on the screen. So says William Shawn, in his introduction to this extraordinary book. Louise Brooks had, in a sense, disappeared. She had not acted for decades, few realised that she was even alive. Then the late Kenneth …

Introduction by: William Shawn

Very Good. Gently rubbed at the edges of the spine and wrappers. Previous owners’ name and date to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.

(viii) 109 pages. 9¼” x 7½”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I enchant you with top-drawer choices of my Movies catalogue?

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