Author:Waterbury, Ruth


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Elizabeth Taylor

By: Waterbury, Ruth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century: (c.1964)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14447

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj

[nice clean copy, minimal shelfwear, spine very slightly turned; jacket shows a little surface wear, additional slight bumping/wear around top of spine]. (B&W photographs) One of the first reasonably serious biographies of La Liz, by a well-connected Hollywood journalist -- a one-time editor of Photoplay Magazine, who wound up on the staff of the famous (and dreaded) columnist Louella Parsons. This book (it sez here) was "based on [her] long acquaintance with the star, dating back to her film debut -- at the age of ten -- in LASSIE COME HOME. The result is an intimate, informed, yet alw... View more info

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Photoplay [magazine] (October 1935) [cover: Joan Crawford]

By: Waterbury, Ruth, ed.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York City, Macfadden Publications: 1935

Edition: (Vol. XLVIII, No. 5)

Seller ID: 10830


Condition: Very Good+

[nice copy, minor edgewear, one small tear at right edge of front cover, some traces of erased writing in the P and H of the title; printed label announcing "In this issue: a farewell to Will Rogers" affixed to front cover, but not obscuring either the cover portrait or the magazine's title]. (B&W photographs) Feature articles include: two-page (mostly pictorial) "Tribute to a Great Man" (Will Rogers); "CURLY TOP [Shirley Temple film] Sets the Fashion for Little Girls"; "What Love Has Done for Chaplin"; "Why Male Stars Marry Plain Girls"; articles on Wa... View more info