Stanwyck: A Biography

June 30, 2015|
Stanwyck: A Biography by Axel Madsen
$24.99
Paperback
Earn 125 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

A compelling portrait of one of Hollywood's most invincible women, the late Barbara Stanwyck. A most unusual movie star, Stanwyck was an actress of considerable and neglected talent who elevated every role she had, a woman whose personal life matched the rocky road of her career. Whispered to be among Hollywood's scandalous “sewing circle, a group of internationally famous actresses who hid their potentially career-ending lesbianism and bisexuality, Stanwyck kept her liaisons a secret. Despite her steely resolve and her image as a take-control kind of woman, Stanwyck suffered from turbulent marriages and relationships, including her sensational marriage to, and divorce from, the abusive Robert Taylor. Madsen provides a fresh look at this fascinating, complex screen goddess, offering provocative and shocking details from one of Hollywood's most interesting lives.
Axel Madsen authored twenty-two books, including sixteen biographies. His most notable works include an in-depth look at the life of a legendary fashion icon,Chanel: A Woman of Her Own, and an investigation of the relationship between Gloria Swanson and Joe Kennedy,Gloria and Joe: The Star-Crossed Love Affair of Gloria Swanson and Joe ...
Loading
Title:Stanwyck: A Biography
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:487 pages, 8.75 X 6.35 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:487 pages, 8.75 X 6.35 X 0.68 in
Published:June 30, 2015
Publisher:Open Road Distribution
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781504008815

Look for similar items by category:

Recently Viewed
|