Author:Peterson, Roger C


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Valentino the Unforgotten

By: Peterson, Roger C.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Wetzel Publishing Co., Inc.: (c.1937)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21042


Condition: Fair

(no dust jacket) [heavily worn, especially on bottom edge and along spine, with some deterioration of the binding along the bottom inch and a half of the front joint; the binding is solid, however, and the book is internally quite clean]. (B&W photographs) An examination of the Rudolph Valentino cult about a decade after his death, by an author who witnessed its growth first-hand, as custodian of the Cathedral Mausoleum at the Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery (today known as "Hollywood Forever"), a position he assumed the year following Valentino's interment and held until 1940. "... View more info