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Garbo the famous biography, lavishly illustrated by John Bainbridge

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Published by Galahad Books in New York .
Written in English



  • Sweden


  • Garbo, Greta, 1905-,
  • Actors -- Sweden -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby John Bainbridge.
LC ClassificationsPN2778.G3 B3 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination320 p. :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5063744M
ISBN 100883652862
LC Control Number74029492

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