Bette Davis a celebration by Alexander Walker

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Published by Pavilion Books in London .

Written in English

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  • Davis, Bette, -- 1908-1989.

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StatementAlexander Walker ; picture research by the Kobal Collection.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16236202M
ISBN 101851459677

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Bette Davis was one of Hollywood's greatest actresses. In her sixty-year career in films she won two Best Actress Academy Awards and was a finalist for eight others. Early years Ruth Elizabeth Davis was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, on April 5,the eldest daughter of Harlow Morrell Davis, a lawyer, and Ruth Favor Davis.

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