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Me by  Katharine Hepburn - First Edition 10th Printing - 1992 - from Fully Booked and


by Hepburn, Katharine

Condition: Very Good/Good

New York: A Borzoi Book Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1992. BOOK: Repaired; Corners, Spine, Boards Bumped; Light Shelf Rub to Boards; Edges Lightly Soiled. DUST JACKET: Lightly Creased; Lightly Chipped; In Archival Quality Jacket Cover. With 165 Photographs. SUB-TITLE: Stories of My Life. STILL FROM THE PHILADELPHIA STORY: copyright 1940 Turner Entertainment Co. STILL FROM CHRISTOPHER STONG: copyright 1933 RKO Pictures, Inc. PORTRAIT OF KATHARINE HEPBURN AND HER SISTERS BY: Martin Munkacsi, courtesy of Joan Munkacsi Hammes. PORTRAIT ON SKATEBOARD BY: Jack Grant. JACKET DESIGN BY: Carol Devine Carson and Chip Kidd. CONTENTS: Prologue; Parents; Hartford; Fenwick; Bryn Mawr; Luddy; Early Career; The Warrior's Husband; First Trip to Hollywood; Early Films; The Return to New Nork; The Lake; George Cukor; Leland; Howard Hughes; Hurricane; L. B. Mayer; Movies; Shakespeare; Spencer; Memorial Day; Willie Rose and His Maserati; The Corn Is Green; Phyllis; Brief Encounter; Voice; Eyes; Happy New Year; Love; Leaving the California House; Dear Spence; Climbing the Ladder--with Help. SYNOPSIS: At long last: Katharine Hepburn on Katharine Hepburn. In that inimitable Hepburn voice--witty, intelligent, candid, immediate--she tells us the stories of her life ("And when I say stories I'm afraid I mean flashes--this--that--no no the other thing") and takes us back to her childhood, into her family her early days in New York and Hollywood...through the ups and downs of her career...into the sanctuaries of her private life...through her long friendship with Spencer Tracy...into her close collaboration with many of the leading actors, directors and producers of the past sixty years... Throwing aside her performing personality ("that creature"), she reveals the person behind the persona in a vivid, unforgettable self-portrait: Katharine Hepburn as we have never seen her before.. First Edition 10th Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

The autobiography of Katharine Hepburn.


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