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Tallulah Bankhead: A Scandalous Life -by David Bret ( Biography )

By: Bret, David ( Tallulah Bankhead related)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Robson Books, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163688

ISBN: 1861050151

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example with a wee bit of rubbing, in a Near Fine dustjacket, price clipped, 278 pages, b&w photos, ---"Born in Alabama in 1903, she became a big star in London in the early 1920s. Branded an 'unsafe and unsavory person' by the Hays Commission in America in the early 1930s, her career went from tremendous stage success in such hits as The Little Foxes and Fallen Angels, to appearances in some of the worst plays ever written, which she turned into triumphs by improvising lewd and outrageous asides to satisfy the cravings of her largely gay audiences. Conf... View more info