Garbo: a biography

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Knopf, Mar 1, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 654 pages
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The critically acclaimed biographer of Louise Brooks draws on hitherto unavailable material, including Garbo's notebooks, letters, and an astonishing set of 100 tape-recorded conversations, plus interviews with Garbo's surviving friends and family, to create a superb and compelling portrait of the unforgettable actress. 65 photos.

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For all that has been written about the movies' most elusive goddess, Paris provides the first serious cradle-to-grave biography. His advantage over previous miners of the inexhaustible Garbo lode is ... Read full review

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Greta Gustafson 19051922
3
Beauty and the Beast 19221924
33
Pabst and Berlin 1925
65
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Paris is a Russian scholar and has translated the plays of Chekhov.

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