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Walking With Garbo

Raymond Daum

Walking With Garbo

Conversations and Recollections

by Raymond Daum

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Published by Perennial .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsVance Muse (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7284620M
ISBN 100060923555
ISBN 109780060923556
OCLC/WorldCa23733932

  After a time, she turned east and continued walking. A lady also waiting for the bus came up to me and asked, "Do you know who that was? Greta Garbo." Well, I've never forgotten her look, her action, and my special moment of silent confrontation. "Garbo" the book let me know her challenges, her art, and her elusive s:   Renoir’s Léontine et Coco, which depicts the artist’s son Claude, is displayed in the living had a passion for art and antiques and began collecting works by Renoir in the.

GARBO AND ME THE TRUE STORY By TONY "I'm an year-old woman dressed like a bag lady walking the streets of Manhattan. This is excerpted from Tony Kornheiser's new book, "Garbo & . LOVING GARBO by Hugo Vickers (Random House, pp.) deals with a period in Hollywood when homosexuality and bisexuality was rife, but the big studios maintained an iron news curtain that prevented the public from realizing that any of this was going on.

Garbo doesn't usually enliven the teas with such interesting contributions. Her conversation is normally concerned with less exciting matters, such as her plans to buy a new sweater, her satisfaction with a new pair of walking shoes, or where she plans to hike the following day. The Great Garbo. By Much of what follows, an unprecedented look at one of the century’s most intriguing personalities, is drawn from the book Walking with Garbo, written by Raymond Daum and.


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While Walking With Garbo contains quite of bit of biographical information, beautiful photographs, and interesting trivia and quotes about Garbo in relation to her film career, what I found most fascinating was the look this book gives into Garbo's private life, her life after her film career had ended, her likes and dislikes, her habits, her sense of humor, her very human longings, her observations of the anonymous /5(10).

A really interesting book about a rare friend of Garbo's who used to go walking with her after she became a recluse in New York. We learn about her storied past as Hollywood's Queen & empathize with her not wanting to Walking With Garbo book seen and destroy the illusion of glamor/5.

Superb collection of Garbo photos along with a running monologue by Garbo—taken down by Daum (curator of the Gloria Swanson Archives at the Univ. of Texas, Austin)—and with a text by Muse (a Life magazine editor) that covers her : Raymond Daum.

Walking with Garbo: Conversations and Recollections by Raymond Daum. HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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Daum,HarperCollins Publishers edition, in English - 1st : Get this from a library. Walking with Garbo: conversations and recollections. [Raymond W Daum; Greta Garbo; Vance Muse] -- Raymond Daum first met Greta Garbo at a New Year's Day party inthe death of a mutual friend brought them together again, and marked the beginning of a friendship that would last nearly two.

Raymond Daum is the author of Walking with Garbo ( avg rating, 51 ratings, 7 reviews, published )/5. Vance Muse is the author of The Smithsonian Guide to Historic America ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Old New Orleans ( avg /5. However, Daum's fascination with Garbo continued and he has recaptured many of their perambulatory conversations in his just-published book, edited and annotated by Vance Muse, "Walking With Garbo.

Even the voice is Garbo's -- compare it with that of "Conversations With Greta Garbo," by Sven Broman, or "Walking With Garbo," by Raymond Daum, in. While Walking With Garbo contains quite of bit of biographical information, beautiful photographs, and interesting trivia and quotes about Garbo in relation to her film career, what I found most fascinating was the look this book gives into Garbo's private life, her life after her film career had ended, her likes and dislikes, her habits, her sense of humor, her very human longings, her observations of the anonymous /5.

Walking With Garbo: Conversations and Recollections Hardcover – Aug. 1 by Raymond Daum (Author)/5(7). Before her illness, Garbo spent four decades on the streets of New York in the most ordinary of pursuits--walking up to 11 miles a day, window shopping in neighborhood stores and patronizing.

WALKING WITH GARBO: Conversations and Recollections by Raymond Daum ‧ RELEASE DATE: Sept. 1, Superb collection of Garbo photos along with a running monologue by Garbo--taken down by Daum (curator of the Gloria Swanson Archives at the Univ.

of Texas, Austin)--and with a text by Muse (a Life magazine editor) that covers her history. However, Daum`s fascination with Garbo continued and he has recaptured many of their perambulatory conversations in his just-published book, edited and annotated by Vance Muse, ''Walking.

Garbo on reading books. Garbo talked with her friend film producer Raymond Daum about this subject which can be found in his released book Walking with Garbo.

Walking with Garbo by R. Daum. On ‘Alice in Wonderland' I never read ‘Alice in Wonderland'. Did I miss much. On ‘Gatsby' ‘Gatsby' is short, but I couldn't finish it.

To the Editor: Helen Manley's letter to the editor refers to a review by Robert Plunket of Susan Fromberg Schaeffer's book "First Nights." Ms. Manley makes the point that, in her words, "Garbo. Greta Garbo and Jackie the MGM Lion. Posted on Ap by Kit. I saw this picture in a book I’m reading, Walking With Garbo.

This was just one of the many photo shoots she had to do for MGM when she was starting out in Hollywood. Apparently on this one she made a bee line for the bathroom and had to be “thrust into the cage”.

Waking Gods (Themis Files #2) by Sylvain Neuvel is the second book in the series and I didn't think it possible for the author to make a better book than book one but he did. What an epic story!!.

I loved the first book and this doesn't let the fans down.4/5(4K). The Walking Book Club. We are a community of books lovers in sneakers. We listen and move to engage the body and mind. members, last active 15 days ago Jackson-Madison County Library Online Book Club.

Join our online community and let us know what books you're reading.Garbo was haunted by a private code of conduct, trapped by the mores and traditional old-fashioned values of her generation. Daum about Garbo's feet (InRaymond Daum wrote another letter to the Editor of the New York Times.) Helen Manley's letter to the editor refers to a review by Robert Plunket of Susan Fromberg Schaeffer's book First.

I saw this picture in a book I’m reading, Walking With Garbo. This was just one of the many photo shoots she had to do for MGM when she was starting out in Hollywood. Apparently on this one she made a bee line for the bathroom and had to be “thrust into the cage”.

Poor girl.