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Kate: The Life of Katherine Hepburn by Charles Higham - Hardcover - 1975 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: BOOKS008933)

Kate: The Life of Katherine Hepburn

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Kate: The Life of Katherine Hepburn

by Charles Higham

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
ISBN 10
0393074862
ISBN 13
9780393074864
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xix+244 pages with index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 6") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. Later printing. With Charles Higham, Katharine Hepburn first authorized a writer to interview her closest friends and colleagues about her career, life, and behind-the-scenes romantic involvements from Leland Hayward to Spencer Tracy. And she herself tells the deeply moving story of her twenty-five-year love affair with Tracy. Here is a vivid portrait of the most elegant, independent, and tempestuous star to grace the screen. Over a half million copies sold. Condition: Extremities rubbed. Jacket edge wear with closed tears, fold over flap creased else a very good copy in like jacket.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
BOOKS008933
Title
Kate: The Life of Katherine Hepburn
Author
Charles Higham
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0393074862
ISBN 13
9780393074864
Publisher
W W Norton & Co
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1975
Keywords
BIOGRAPHY, filmography
Bookseller catalogs
Movies;
Size
Octavo

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gilt
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spine
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octavo
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