Vanity Fair's Hollywood
by Graydon Carter
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Publisher: Viking Studio
Collectible. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Cloth, 318 pp., illus. (some col. ); 31 cm. Firm binding, clean inside copy. Dust jacket protected in a mylar book cover. OVERSIZE! No priority/international, except by special arrangement. CONTENTS: Without the cane and the derby: poem on C. Chaplin: May 1922, by Carl Sandburg; The great Garbo: February 1932, by Clare Boothe Brokaw Luce; Things I never knew till now: March 1932, by Walter Winchell; Sex appeal: July 1929, by D. H. Lawrence; The phenomenal growth of movies: June 1925, by Frank Peale; San Simeon's child: April 1995, by Martha Sherrill; Idol gossips: Louella Parsons vs. Hedda Hopper: April 1997, by Amy Fine Collins; Starlight, starbright: profile of Joan Crawford: February 1936, by Margaret Case Harriman; When Sue was queen, by Peter Biskind; A school for movie villains: October 1915, by P.G. Wodehouse; Is your little girl safe? : on silent-screen vamps: September 1918, by Dorothy Parker; The gangster and the goddess: Stompanato/Lana Turner murder case: April 1999, by Patricia Bosworth; When Liz met Dick: on the making of Cleopatra: April 1998, by David Kamp; It happened on Sunset, by Christopher Hitchens.