John Wayne

John Wayne

The Legend and the Man : An Exclusive Look Inside Duke's Archive

Book - 2012 | First edition.
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"This fall, John Wayne Enterprises has chosen powerHouse Books to produce the first-ever exclusively authorized photographic record of his life, both on-screen and off. John Wayne- The Legend and the Man celebrates Duke s life and legacy through film stills and backstage photos and snapshots ranging from his cinematic masterpieces True Grit, Rio Grande, Sands of Iwo Jima, The Quiet Man, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Fort Apache, and The Alamo to a surprising variety of early-career, leading-man films- The Big Trail, Stagecoach, Flying Tigers, They Were Expendable. Also included are a wide selection of fan mail art; family albums, photos from friends and loved ones, and the many treasures gathered over the years in his immense archive (famed film costumes, publicity photos exchanged with costars, telegrams and medals), many of the photos and these personal effects being published for the first time, and all from Duke s personal archive. Duke was more than just his on-screen persona he was known by loved ones for his warmth, charm, charisma, passion, loyalty, and spirit. Through an in-depth expose of the memorabilia, the private moments, the inner thoughts, and familial memorie
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : PowerHouse Books, [2012]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9781576875902
Branch Call Number: 927.9143 WAY JOH
Characteristics: 272 pages :,chiefly illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ;,32 cm
Additional Contributors: Bosworth, Patricia
Howard, Ron 1954-


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