DARK LOVER. The Life and Death of Rudolph Valentino. ePub download
by EMILY WORTH LEIDER
- ISBN: 0571218180
- ISBN13: 978-0571218189
- ePub: 1527 kb | FB2: 1217 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Arts & Literature
- Publisher: FABER AND FABER; 1st edition (2003)
- Pages: 532
- Rating: 4.8/5
- Votes: 241
- Format: lit lrf mobi lrf
Emily Leider's "Dark Lover" is the definitive book on Rudolph Valentino. Finally, Leider covers Valentino's sudden death and the aftermath
Emily Leider's "Dark Lover" is the definitive book on Rudolph Valentino. It's the only book about him I've read, so I'm probably not qualified to make such a statement, but I'll make it anyway. Finally, Leider covers Valentino's sudden death and the aftermath. clearly visible" (407).
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Dark Lover is a compulsive read. James Curtis, author of James Whale: A New World of Gods and Monsters. David Stenn, author of Clara Bow.
In this thoughtful retelling of Valentino’s short and tragic life-the first fully documented biography of the star-Emily W. Leider looks at the Great Lover’s life and legacy, and explores the events and issues that made him emblematic of the Jazz Age. Valentino’s androgynous. Valentino’s androgynous sexuality was a lightning rod for fiery and contradictory impulses that ran the gamut from swooning adoration to lashing resentment.
It's so intense I couldn't put it down its an addictive read, if anyone is either a fan or admirer of Rudolph Valentino then this is a must have.
She lives in San Francisco. Country of Publication. It's so intense I couldn't put it down its an addictive read, if anyone is either a fan or admirer of Rudolph Valentino then this is a must have. Verified purchase: Yes Condition: New. Best-selling in Non-Fiction.
I have read so many books on Rudy Valentino that my first instinct was to pass on this
book by Emily W. Leider. I have read so many books on Rudy Valentino that my first instinct was to pass on this. I was sure no one could do much with the life of an actor who has been dead nearly 77 years.
Leider, Emily W. Dark Lover: The Life and Death of Rudolph Valentino. Fade to Black: A Book of Movie Obituaries. p. 7. ISBN 1-84449-430-6. Rudolph Valentino His Romantic Life and Death: His Romantic Life and Death. Kessinger Publishing. New York City, Farrar Straus Giroux, 2003. Madsen, Axel (2002). 50. ISBN 1-4179-1464-5.
Emily W Leider tells the story of the master of the silent screen in Dark Lover. Hollywood in the twenties was a playground of bisexuality and fabulous clothes. Leider can't unlock Valentino's psyche, but she squeezes into his wardrobe. She notes the yellow-trimmed dressing-gown and lemon-yellow gloves, describes a photocall in purple pyjamas and leather slippers. When new in Hollywood, he vied for attention in green golf stockings, a Basque beret or a cowboy outfit (plus whip).
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