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Author Perry, George. 1935-

Title James Dean / George Perry.

Imprint New York : DK Publishing, Inc. ; c2005


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.43 Dean,J PER    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 DEAN,J PER    DUE 08-17-20 Billed
Description 239 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 29 cm.
Note "James Dean 50th anniversary"--Front cover.
"Authorized by the James Dean estate"--Front cover.
Jacket and cover same with photographs of Dean featured on both.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 234) and index.
Filmography: p. 229-233.
Contents Prologue -- The early years -- The apprenticeship -- The star -- The legacy -- Timeline.
Summary Beginning with his upbringing in the Quaker community of Fairmount, Indiana to his tragic death on September 30, 1955 and the effects his departure had on the world, this is the only official book of the James Dean 50th anniversary celebration, written with assistance from the James Dean estate. Included are rare images and James Dean memorabilia, plus over 30 never-before-seen portraits from Dean family's private collection.
Subject Dean, James, 1931-1955. -- Cult.
Dean, James, 1931-1955. -- Friends and associates.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
Actors -- Indiana -- Fairmount -- Family.
Quakers -- Indiana -- Fairmount.
ISBN 0756609348 : $30.00

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