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Inventing Elsa Maxwell - a book by Staggs, Sam

Inventing Elsa Maxwell

How an Irrepressible Nobody Conquered High Society, Hollywood, the Press, and the World

Inventing Elsa Maxwell( )
Author: Staggs, Sam
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:St. Martin's Press
Imprint:Saint Martin's Griffin
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.99
Book Description:

One of the twentieth century's most colorful characters brought back to life in this biography by the author ofAll About All About Eve

WithInventing Elsa Maxwell, Sam Staggs has crafted a landmark biography. Elsa Maxwell (1881-1963) invented herself–not once, but repeatedly. Built like a bulldog, she ascended from the San Francisco middle class to the heights of society in New York, London, Paris, Venice, and Monte Carlo. Shunning boredom and...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Biography & Autobiography / Rich & Famous
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.21 x 8.04 x 1.01 Inches
Book Weight:0.748 Pounds

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