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Title Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s / edited by Adrienne L. McLean

Publ Info New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  PN1998.2 .G59 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PN1998.2 .G59 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series Star decades: American culture/American cinema
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: stardom in the 1930s / Adrienne L. McLean -- Not of Hollywood: Ruth Chatterton, Ann Harding, Constance Bennett, Kay Francis, and Nancy Carroll / Mary Desjardins -- Shirley Temple: making dreams come true / Kathryn Fuller-Seeley -- Gary Cooper: rugged elegance / Corey K. Creekmur -- Bette Davis: worker and queen / Lucy Fischer -- Marlene Dietrich and Greta Garbo: the sexy hausfrau vs. the Swedish sphinx / Alexander Doty -- Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford: rivals at the glamour factory / David M. Lugowski -- Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland: romancing through history / Ina Rae Hark -- Jean Harlow: tragic blonde / Susan Ohmer -- Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers: modernizing class / Adam Knee -- Myrna Loy and William Powell : the perfect screen couple / James Castonguay -- Clark Gable: the king of Hollywood / Christine Becker -- In the wings / Adrienne L. McLean
LC subject Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography
Add Author McLean, Adrienne L
ISBN 9780813549040 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813549043 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813549057 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813549051 (pbk. : alk. paper)