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The Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers book by Arlene Croce

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Astaire, Fred.,
  • Rogers, Ginger, 1911-,
  • Dancers -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the ed. published by Galahad Books, New York.

StatementArlene Croce.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV1785.A83 C76 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4563215M
ISBN 100394724763
LC Control Number77076588
OCLC/WorldCa2929086

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Hardcover, ISBN Publisher: Galahad Books, Very good. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Book. Special Attributes: Ex-Library. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. % Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers.. Book/5(75).   Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers endure in the American imagination. The charm and grace of their dancing in the ten films they made together, including Top Hat and Swing Time, elicit nostalgia books about the Astaire-Rogers films focus exclusively on the music and dance scenes, but this book shows that the films are much more than the sum of those scenes, which after . The Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Book Paperback – 1 Sept. by Arlene Croce (Author)/5(20). About the author () Arlene Croce is the author of several books, including The Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Book, Afterimages, Going to the Dance, and Sight Lines. She lives in Brooklyn and 4/5(1).

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