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Author Name    BEATON] VICKERS, Hugo

Title   Cecil Beaton : a biography

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper

Edition   First US Edition

Publisher   Boston Little, Brown & Company 1985

ISBN Number    0316902446 / 9780316902441

Seller ID   5226

B&W Photographs; 656 pages; Spine ends lightly bumped, page edges faintly yellowed and smudged. Unclipped dust wrapper very lightly edgeworn and creased. A nice copy. ; 'Beaton occupies an honored position as one of the foremost photographers of the 20th century. Before his death in 1980, he appointed the author as his official biographer. The result is a painstakingly researched volume, profusely illustrated with Beaton's own photographs. Beaton also achieved fame as an Oscar-winning costume and set designer, illustrator, portraitist, writer, and court photographer. Vickers looks closely at Beaton's several great loves, including his years with Greta Garbo, as well as his failure to become a playwright, his greatest dream.'There is a still of Beaton with Audrey Hepburn on the set of 'My Fair Lady' on the back cover.

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