Olivier
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New York ; London : MacLehose Press, 2014.
Physical Desc
xiii, 467 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
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Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
NF 927.91 OLIVIER, L 2014

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English
ISBN
9781623650421, 1623650429

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [419]-451) and index.
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A finalist for the Sheridan Morley Prize that has been called "probably the best Olivier book for general readers" (Kirkus Reviews), Philip Ziegler's Olivier provides an incredibly accessible and comprehensive portrait of this Hollywood superstar, Oscar-winning director, and one who is considered the greatest stage actor of the twentieth century. The era abounded in great actor -- Gielgud, Richardson, Guinness, Burton, O'Toole - but none could challenge Laurence Olivier's range and power. By the 1940s he had achieved international stardom. His affair with Vivien Leigh led to a marriage as glamorous and as tragic as any in Hollywood history. He was as accomplished a director as he was a leading man: his three Shakespearian adaptations are among the most memorable ever filmed.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ziegler, P. (2014). Olivier . MacLehose Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ziegler, Philip. 2014. Olivier. New York ; London: MacLehose Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ziegler, Philip. Olivier New York ; London: MacLehose Press, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ziegler, Philip. Olivier MacLehose Press, 2014.

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