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Hollywood Babylon by Kenneth Anger

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Published by Bell Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English



  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles.,
  • Los Angeles


  • Motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.,
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Kenneth Anger.
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.U65 A5 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination292 p. :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4257767M
ISBN 100517344084
LC Control Number81003261

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