Little known and long unavailable, this autobiography, written by actress and starlet Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962), describes her early adolescence, her rise in the film industry from bit player to celebrity, and her marriage to Joe DiMaggio, and more.Little known and long unavailable, this autobiography, written by actress and starlet Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962), describes her early adolescence, her rise in the film industry from bit player to celebrity, and her marriage to Joe DiMaggio, and more.Read Less
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Near Very Good in Near Very Good Price Intact jacket. Book. 8 1/2 X 5 3/4. 143 pages. Pages are tight, bright and clean. Binding firm and straight. No conspicuous wear. Boards, spine, edges good+. If needed for research, lucubrations or just enjoyment, this is the one. Jacket in a crystal-clear polyester protector sleeve. Illustrated end sheets.
Good in Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Text unmarked. Protected in Brodart cover. Boards and jacket lightly bumped and shelf worn on corners, edges and spine ends. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0812817079. ISBN/EAN: 9780812817072. Inventory No: 147562.
It is hard to believe that the unloved orphan Norma Jean, whose sad , neglected voice speaks to us in this autobiography, blossomed into the woman, the actress and the starlet the world came to know as Marilyn Monroe. Written in a simple , somewhat childlike style, perhaps quite like the author, I found myself becoming fonder and fonder of her as I read on and quite enchanted with her sense of humor.As andrea Dwokin wrote in her introduction, " I wish I could have known her."
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