The Marilyn Encyclopedia

The Marilyn Encyclopedia

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With Adam Victor's astute research and crisp writing, as well as hundreds of photographs (including shots by top photographers Eve Arnold, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Milton Greene, among others), the facts of Marilyn's amazing life are represented in full and, of course, there is complete information on Marilyn's lovers, songs, and films, including credit listings. The Marilyn Encyclopedia is the second-to-none resource on Marilyn more

Product details

  • Paperback | 342 pages
  • 208.3 x 294.6 x 20.3mm | 1,496.87g
  • Overlook Press
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 205 b&w illustrations, 170 colour illustrations
  • 1585671886
  • 9781585671885
  • 1,867,109

About Adam Victor

Adam Victor is a writer and translator. "The Marilyn Encyclopedia," now published in six countries, is his biggest project to date. Victor appeared in and was a consultant on the E! True Hollywood Story The Many Loves of Marilyn Monroe. His other work includes "The Elvis Encyclopedia.""show more

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"This sumptuously illustrated resource will satisfy anyone's itch to learn about the screen's great sex goddess." -- -"People" "From artichokes to hair color, it seems nothing has been left out of this comprehensive encyclopedia... Victor simply presents the fact and the folklore that make up the Marilyn mystique, including gossip, anecdote, and conspiracy theories." -- -"Library Journal"show more

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