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The Resource Cecil Beaton : the authorized biography, Hugo Vickers

Cecil Beaton : the authorized biography, Hugo Vickers

Label
Cecil Beaton : the authorized biography
Title
Cecil Beaton
Title remainder
the authorized biography
Statement of responsibility
Hugo Vickers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 770/.92/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TR140.B4
LC item number
V533 1985b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Cecil Beaton : the authorized biography, Hugo Vickers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [590]-593) and index
Contents
The blacksmith and the chemist -- A harsher reality -- Adolescent emotions -- Cambridge and the pursuit of publicity -- Anything for the uprise -- The office -- The breakthrough -- Cecil masked and unmasked -- The Americans -- The funniest place in the world -- Cecil in Arcadia -- I love you, Mr Watson -- Roses and tuberoses and chalk white flowers -- The girls of Radcliff Hall -- Malice in Wonderland -- The means to an achievement -- All the damned kikes in town -- Rest and recuperation -- Winged squadrons -- Near East -- Far East -- The passing of a house -- My greatest triumph -- The return of the prodigal -- Man proposes, God disposes -- Tunnelling towards something new -- Magpies against a white drop -- The crest of a wave -- Noses to the grind -- June -- Royal photographer -- The severing of links -- Cecil goes to Hollywood -- Kin -- Rip-van-with-it -- Growing old, staying young -- Forty years on -- Little black dresses -- Garbo reviewed -- The stroke -- No fear of oblivion
Control code
12677735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 656 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780297784050
Lccn
86216172
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Uwe Becker, 2007 (Access. No. 2007-127). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)12677735
Label
Cecil Beaton : the authorized biography, Hugo Vickers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [590]-593) and index
Contents
The blacksmith and the chemist -- A harsher reality -- Adolescent emotions -- Cambridge and the pursuit of publicity -- Anything for the uprise -- The office -- The breakthrough -- Cecil masked and unmasked -- The Americans -- The funniest place in the world -- Cecil in Arcadia -- I love you, Mr Watson -- Roses and tuberoses and chalk white flowers -- The girls of Radcliff Hall -- Malice in Wonderland -- The means to an achievement -- All the damned kikes in town -- Rest and recuperation -- Winged squadrons -- Near East -- Far East -- The passing of a house -- My greatest triumph -- The return of the prodigal -- Man proposes, God disposes -- Tunnelling towards something new -- Magpies against a white drop -- The crest of a wave -- Noses to the grind -- June -- Royal photographer -- The severing of links -- Cecil goes to Hollywood -- Kin -- Rip-van-with-it -- Growing old, staying young -- Forty years on -- Little black dresses -- Garbo reviewed -- The stroke -- No fear of oblivion
Control code
12677735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 656 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780297784050
Lccn
86216172
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Uwe Becker, 2007 (Access. No. 2007-127). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)12677735

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