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The Resource Myrna Loy : the only good girl in Hollywood, Emily W. Leider

Myrna Loy : the only good girl in Hollywood, Emily W. Leider

Label
Myrna Loy : the only good girl in Hollywood
Title
Myrna Loy
Title remainder
the only good girl in Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
Emily W. Leider
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the beginning, Myrna Loy's screen image conjured mystery, a sense of something withheld. "Who is she?" was a question posed in the first fan magazine article published about her in 1925. This first ever biography of the wry and sophisticated actress best known for her role as Nora Charles, wife to dapper detective William Powell in The Thin Man, offers an unprecedented picture of her life and an extraordinary movie career that spanned six decades. Opening with Loy's rough-and-tumble upbringing in Montana, the book takes us to Los Angeles in the 1920s, where Loy's striking looks caught the
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leider, Emily Wortis
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Loy, Myrna
  • Loy, Myrna
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • United States
  • Loy, Myrna, 1905-1993
  • Fine Arts
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
Label
Myrna Loy : the only good girl in Hollywood, Emily W. Leider
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The climb -- Not your typical Helena girl -- Life without father -- Enter Myrna Loy -- Warner Bros.' exotic vixen -- Breakthrough -- Cutting the veil -- Mr. and Mrs. Thin Man -- Myrna Loy vs. MGM -- Mrs. Arthur Hornblow Jr. -- Wife vs. mistress -- Trouble -- Things fall apart -- Rebound -- Postwar -- Breaking away -- Mrs. Howland Sargeant -- New York ending
Control code
ocn753976727
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 411 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949638
Level of compression
unknown
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/cttt5r97
  • 9ba11f0a-8bfa-4e28-bc8f-8627eeed95f0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753976727
Label
Myrna Loy : the only good girl in Hollywood, Emily W. Leider
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The climb -- Not your typical Helena girl -- Life without father -- Enter Myrna Loy -- Warner Bros.' exotic vixen -- Breakthrough -- Cutting the veil -- Mr. and Mrs. Thin Man -- Myrna Loy vs. MGM -- Mrs. Arthur Hornblow Jr. -- Wife vs. mistress -- Trouble -- Things fall apart -- Rebound -- Postwar -- Breaking away -- Mrs. Howland Sargeant -- New York ending
Control code
ocn753976727
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 411 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949638
Level of compression
unknown
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/cttt5r97
  • 9ba11f0a-8bfa-4e28-bc8f-8627eeed95f0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753976727

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