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EAN-139780062094490   EAN-13 barcode 9780062094490
Product NameDropped Names: Famous Men And Women As I Knew Them
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0062094491
Price New6.60 US Dollars    (curriencies)
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Width0.86 inches    (convert)
Height8 inches    (convert)
Length5.31 inches    (convert)
Weight9.6 ounces    (convert)
AuthorFrank Langella
Page Count384
BindingPaperback
Published04/02/2013
FeaturesHarper Perennial
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Rita Hayworth dancing by candlelight; Elizabeth Taylor tenderly wrapping him in her Pashmina scarf; streaking for Sir Laurence Olivier in a drafty English castle; terrifying a dozing Jackie Onassis; carrying an unconscious Montgomery Clift to safety on a dark New York street...

Captured forever in a unique memoir, Frank Langella’s myriad encounters with some of the past century’s most famous human beings are profoundly affecting, funny, wicked, sometimes shocking, and utterly irresistible. With sharp wit and a perceptive eye, Mr. Langella takes us with him into the private worlds and privileged lives of movie stars, presidents, royalty, literary lions, the social elite, and the greats of the Broadway stage. We learn something, too, of Mr. Langella’s personal journey from the age of fifteen to the present day. Dropped Names is, like its subjects, riveting and unforgettable.

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