Platinum Girl: The Life and Legends of Jean Harlow

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Abbeville Press, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 248 pages
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Profiles the famous blond movie actress who died at the age of twenty-six from kidney disease

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PLATINUM GIRL: The Life and Legends of Jean Harlow

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Life of legendary Jean Harlow, rescued from an abyss of scandal by journalist Golden. (One hundred illustrations, including exclusive family candids, not seen here.) Golden's is a well-researched ... Read full review

Platinum Girl: The Life and Legends of Jean Harlow

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In his notorious Harlow: An Intimate Biography ( LJ 8/64), Irving Shulman portrayed Harlow, the platinum blonde screen idol of the 1930s, as a drug-addled sex-fiend. Journalist Golden tries to salvage ... Read full review

Contents

1934
9
TWO Going Hollywood
31
THREE A Star Is Born
49
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About the author (1991)

Eve Golden, a former magazine writer and editor, is the author of four biographies, including Anna Held and the Birth of Ziegfeld's Broadway and The Brief, Madcap Life of Kay Kendall, and a collection of silent film articles. She works as a photo archivist in New York.

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