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Lenya, the legend

a pictorial autobiography
  • 254 Pages
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  • English

Overlook Press , Woodstock, N.Y
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Statementcompiled and edited by David Farneth.
ContributionsFarneth, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2658.L39 L46 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL351223M
ISBN 100879518251
LC Control Number98010625

Lenya the Legend: A Pictorial Autobiography is a fascinating book packed full of Lenya's own forthright reminiscences, interviews, and letters, lavishly illustrated with photographs of the star from her vampish Berlin cabaret days, through the glamour of her Broadway career.

Published to coincide with the centenary of her birth, the book is a 5/5(1). Lenya the Legend: A Pictorial Autobiography is a fascinating book packed full of Lenya's own forthright reminiscences, interviews and letters, lavishly illustrated with photographs of the star from vampish Berlin cabaret days, through the glamour of her Broadway career and later years.

Published to coincide with the centenary of her birth, it Author: David Farneth.

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Hardback. First edition. Biography of Lotte Lenya, singer, actress and wife of Kurt Weill. illustrations, 58 in colour. Quarter bound in black cloth with silver titles to spine. Black papers to boards.

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Lenya the Legend will be launched on 10 October by The Overlook Press in the U.S. and by Thames Hudson in the U.K. More than photographs are accompanied by a narrative comprising Lenya's own words. Years later, Lenya enjoyed sharing the secret with virtually anyone—wives of producers and playwrights, fellow actors, strangers at parties.

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