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A fascinating portrait of the early silver screen through interviews with ten of its most glamorous stars.
Paperback, 312 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Vestal Press (first published June 25th 1989)
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This book is hard to find, as is the information included. These actresses are relatively obscure, so firsthand accounts are difficult to come by, especially now that they are no longer with us. Cherish authors like Drew who had the foresight to see that these women's experiences were worth preserving for posterity.

These short biographies and extended interviews with Madge Bellamy, Eleanor Boardman, Leatrice Joy, Laura La Plante, May McAvoy, Patsy Ruth Miller, Colleen Moore, Esther Ralston, Blan...more
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