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The purple diaries

Joseph Egan

The purple diaries

Mary Astor and the most sensational Hollywood scandal of the 1930s

by Joseph Egan

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scandals,
  • Biography,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-352).

    StatementJoseph Egan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.A8 E33 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 pages
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27235524M
    ISBN 101682302997
    ISBN 109781682302996
    OCLC/WorldCa945648508

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