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The Resource Lost Hollywood, David Wallace

Lost Hollywood, David Wallace

Label
Lost Hollywood
Title
Lost Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
David Wallace
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
384/.8/097949409041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.U65
LC item number
W29 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Lost Hollywood, David Wallace
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Gower Gulch, Hollywood's ground zero -- Mr. Movies, Cecil B. Demille and filmmaking in Hollywood's golden age -- You were where you lived, Mr. Whitley's neighborhood -- Intolerance and the fickleness of fame -- Rudolph Valentino, his villa, and the wife from hell -- The year Hollywood nearly died, 1922 -- America's Buckinham Palace, Doug and Mary's Pickfair -- "You ain't heard nothin' yet", sound arrives -- Hollywood's hotel, heaven for some -- Xanadu by the sea, Marion Davies and William Randolph Hearst's ocean house -- The garden al Allah, the apple in Hollywood's Eden -- from rags to riches via "the White slave trade", Louis B. Mayer and the contract system -- Hollywood's billboard, the Hollywood sign -- God and Mammon in the modern Babylon, Hollywood and religion -- The second oldest profession, Hollywood and gossip -- Hollywood houses, reality and illusion -- Wheels of fame, getting around town with pizzazz -- Hijinks on the high seas, Hollywood's elite set sail -- The haven of the homeless, Hollywood's intellectural elite -- Paper palms and chocolate sodas, dining and dancing -- Through Hollywood's glamour days and nights -- Nine million cups of coffee, Hollywood goes to war -- The lamps of Hollywood, decay and rebirth of the capital of dreams
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 194 p.
Isbn
9780312261955
Lccn
00045968
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black cloth over boards. Ex libris: Charles Barile.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45172690
  • ucoclc45172690
Label
Lost Hollywood, David Wallace
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Gower Gulch, Hollywood's ground zero -- Mr. Movies, Cecil B. Demille and filmmaking in Hollywood's golden age -- You were where you lived, Mr. Whitley's neighborhood -- Intolerance and the fickleness of fame -- Rudolph Valentino, his villa, and the wife from hell -- The year Hollywood nearly died, 1922 -- America's Buckinham Palace, Doug and Mary's Pickfair -- "You ain't heard nothin' yet", sound arrives -- Hollywood's hotel, heaven for some -- Xanadu by the sea, Marion Davies and William Randolph Hearst's ocean house -- The garden al Allah, the apple in Hollywood's Eden -- from rags to riches via "the White slave trade", Louis B. Mayer and the contract system -- Hollywood's billboard, the Hollywood sign -- God and Mammon in the modern Babylon, Hollywood and religion -- The second oldest profession, Hollywood and gossip -- Hollywood houses, reality and illusion -- Wheels of fame, getting around town with pizzazz -- Hijinks on the high seas, Hollywood's elite set sail -- The haven of the homeless, Hollywood's intellectural elite -- Paper palms and chocolate sodas, dining and dancing -- Through Hollywood's glamour days and nights -- Nine million cups of coffee, Hollywood goes to war -- The lamps of Hollywood, decay and rebirth of the capital of dreams
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 194 p.
Isbn
9780312261955
Lccn
00045968
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black cloth over boards. Ex libris: Charles Barile.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45172690
  • ucoclc45172690

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