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Duse, a biography

by William Weaver

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Duse, Eleonora, 1858-1924,
    • Actors -- Italy -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam Weaver.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2688.D8 W4 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination383 p. :
      Number of Pages383
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2842664M
      ISBN 100151266905
      LC Control Number84004600

      An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Duse, a biography by Weaver, William, Publication date Topics Duse, Eleonora, , Actors -- Italy -- Biography . Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First American Edition. William Weaver brings alive the legend of Eleondra Duse, in the first major biography of the Italian actress to appear in recent years. Black boards with red spine, pp., vintage photos, unclipped illustrated jacket.

      Harcourt Trade Publishers, Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains. Duse: A Biography Drawing on a wealth of unpublished letters, diaries, and personal papers, Weaver brings alive the legend of Italian actress Eleanor Duse, one of .

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I find this Helen Sheehy's biography, as well as Eva LeGallienne's account of the Duse she knew personally, the best informed and most sensitive protrayals of this unique woman/5(12).

Duse: A Biography by William Weaver (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. ISBN Duse Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book /5(4).

By then Duse was semi-retired notorious for her books and a penchant for solitude. Cry cry, Duse told her, I'll sit by you in silence and won't interrupt your tears.

I find this Helen Sheehy's biography, as well as Eva LeGallienne's account of the Duse she knew personally, the best informed and most sensitive protrayals of this unique woman/5.

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8 nuovi e usati da 18,70 € Visualizza tutte le opzioni di acquisto Reviews: 7. Eleonora Giulia Amalia Duse (/ ˈ dj uː z eɪ / DEW-zay, Italian: [eleoˈnɔːra ˈduːze]; 3 October – 21 April ), often known simply as Duse, was an Italian is regarded as one of the greatest actresses of all time, noted for her total assumption of the roles she portrayed.

Eleonora Duse, (born Oct. 3,near or in Vigevano, Lombardy, Austrian Empire [now in Italy]—died ApPittsburgh, Pa., U.S.), Italian actress who found her great interpretive roles in the heroines of the Italian playwright Gabriele D’Annunzio and of the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen/5.

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