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Marlene Dietrich (Taschen Movie Icons)

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Marlene Dietrich once said, "I am not a myth." But by referencing the term, Dietrich only reinforces the fact more emphatically. For, using almost any common dictionary definition of that word, Dietrich is a myth. Her image was fashioned by director Josef von Sternberg in films like The Blue Angel, Shanghai Express, and The Scarlet Empress, after which she maintained a Hol
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Paperback, 192 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by Taschen (first published 2007)
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Shay Caroline
This is basically a coffee table book, which includes a great many glossy stills from Marlene Dietrich's movie career, as well as a few from her live shows. Also included are an array of movie posters. The book contains a number of interesting quotes from the lady herself, as well as people who knew or worked with her. There is a little bit of biographical text, as well as brief explanatory notes about the stills and photographs. All text is in three languages: English, German, and French.

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Paddy
Ein wirklich tolles Buch!! Sehr geil, wuerd' ich es jedem empfehlen!! :)
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