Bette Davis

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In Jezebel, Dark Victory, Now, Voyager and All About Eve Bette Davis distorted herself into grotesque, shocking characters - always, she insisted, for the good of the role. This book unmasks the complex, self-destructive woman beneath the steely public persona.

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Bette Davis (Life & Times)

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This slim summary of the Oscar-winning actress's tempestuous life is the newest volume in the UK publisher's Life & Times series of compact biographies of notable historical figures. Davis (1908-89 ... Read full review

Contents

AN ACTRESS FROM NEW E N GLAN D 1 9081
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THE DREAM FACTORY 1 931 1934
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THE STAR SYSTEM 1 9351 939
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About the author (2004)

Laura Moser was born in Houston and now works as a critic, editor and writer in New York and Chicago.

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