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WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD: FROM VAMP TO STUDIO HEAD

By: Sova, Dawn B.

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Fromm Intl: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000005513

ISBN: 0880642327

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


According to Sova, a frequent contributor to Cosmopolitan and Redbook, the first film to feature a woman was John Rice-May Irwin Kiss in 1896, three y ears after Thomas Edison introduced his Kinetoscopes as a peep-show novelty . By 1908, French-born Alice Guy Blaches became the first woman to write, d irect, produce and star in a movie. Sova notes female pioneers among the ra nks of screenwriters (Anita Loos, Sonya Levien, Elinor Glyn), producers (Ma ry Pickford), film editors (Margaret Booth) and directors (Lois Weber, Doro thy Arzner, Ida Lupino), but her real focus is the legacy of actresse... View more info

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MISTRESSES

By: Sova, Dawn B.

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007954

ISBN: 0860518809

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A highly collectible first edition, a tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper, no inscriptions or markings, not price clipped an ex-libra ry or a book of the month club edition. View more info