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The Resource Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s, edited by Adrienne L. McLean

Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s, edited by Adrienne L. McLean

Label
Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s
Title
Glamour in a golden age
Title remainder
movie stars of the 1930s
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adrienne L. McLean
Title variation
Glamor in a golden age
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Glamour in a Golden Age, incorporating archival and popular material, including fan and mass market magazines, other promotional and publicity material, and films themselves, presents original essays from eminent film scholars that analyze movie stars of the 1930s. Against the background of contemporary American cultural history, stardom is approached as an effect of, and influence on, the particular historical and industrial contexts that enabled these actors and actresses to be discovered, featured in films, publicized, and become recognized and admired--sometimes even notorious--par
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McLean, Adrienne L
  • Becker, Christine
  • Castonguay, James
  • Creekmur, Corey K
  • Desjardins, Mary
  • Doty, Alexander
  • Fischer, Lucy
  • Fuller-Seeley, Kathryn
  • Hark, Ina Rae
  • Knee, Adam
  • Larson, Allen
  • Lugowski, David
  • Ohmer, Susan
Series statement
Star decades: American culture/American cinema
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • United States
Label
Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s, edited by Adrienne L. McLean
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Stardom in the 1930s; 1. Not of Hollywood: Ruth Chatterton, Ann Harding, Constance Bennett, Kay Francis, and Nancy Carroll; 2. Shirley Temple: Making Dreams Come True; 3. Gary Cooper: Rugged Elegance; 4. Bette Davis: Worker and Queen; 5. Marlene Dietrich and Greta Garbo: The Sexy Hausfrau versus the Swedish Sphinx; 6. Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford: Rivals at the Glamour Factory; 7. Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland: Romancing through History; 8. Jean Harlow: Tragic Blonde; 9. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers: Modernizing Class
  • 10. Myrna Loy and William Powell: The Perfect Screen Couple11. Clark Gable: The King of Hollywood; In the Wings; Works Cited; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778339951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552330
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtc3p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339951
Label
Glamour in a golden age : movie stars of the 1930s, edited by Adrienne L. McLean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Stardom in the 1930s; 1. Not of Hollywood: Ruth Chatterton, Ann Harding, Constance Bennett, Kay Francis, and Nancy Carroll; 2. Shirley Temple: Making Dreams Come True; 3. Gary Cooper: Rugged Elegance; 4. Bette Davis: Worker and Queen; 5. Marlene Dietrich and Greta Garbo: The Sexy Hausfrau versus the Swedish Sphinx; 6. Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford: Rivals at the Glamour Factory; 7. Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland: Romancing through History; 8. Jean Harlow: Tragic Blonde; 9. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers: Modernizing Class
  • 10. Myrna Loy and William Powell: The Perfect Screen Couple11. Clark Gable: The King of Hollywood; In the Wings; Works Cited; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778339951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813552330
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jtc3p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339951

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