Clara Bow: Runnin' Wild

Cooper Square Press
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Hollywood's first sex symbol, the ' It ' girl, Clara Bow was born in the slums of Brooklyn in a family plagued with alcoholism and insanity. She catapulted to fame after winning Motion Picture magazine's 1921 " Fame and Fortune" contest. The greatest box-office draw of her day—she once received 45,000 fan letters in a single month, Clara Bow's on screen vitality and allure that beguiled thousands, however, would be her undoing off-camera. David Stenn captures her legendary rise to stardom and fall from grace, her success marred by studio exploitation and sexual scandals.
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Cooper Square Press
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Published on
Mar 13, 2000
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Pages
400
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ISBN
9781461660910
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Language
English
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Biography & Autobiography / General
Performing Arts / Film / General
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