BUtterfield 8

Inspired by true events, this novel caused a sensation on its publication for its frank depiction of the relationship between a wild and beautiful young woman and a respectable, married man.

BUtterfield 8

BUtterfield 8

The bestselling novel that became an Oscar-winning film starring Elizabeth Taylor about New York's speakeasy generation A masterpiece of American fiction and a bestseller upon its publication in 1935, BUtterfield 8 lays bare with brash honesty the unspoken and often shocking truths that lurked beneath the surface of a society still reeling from the effects of the Great Depression. One Sunday morning, Gloria wakes up in a stranger's apartment with nothing but a torn evening dress, stockings, and panties. When she steals a fur coat from the wardrobe to wear home, she unleashes a series of events that can only end in tragedy. Inspired by true events, this novel caused a sensation on its publication for its frank depiction of the relationship between a wild and beautiful young woman and a respectable, married man. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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BUtterfield 8
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: John O'Hara
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-21 - Publisher: Penguin

The bestselling novel that became an Oscar-winning film starring Elizabeth Taylor about New York's speakeasy generation A masterpiece of American fiction and a bestseller upon its publication in 1935, BUtterfield 8 lays bare with brash honesty the unspoken and often shocking truths that lurked beneath the surface of a society
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Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: John O'Hara
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1934 - Publisher:

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Appointment in Samarra
Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: John O'Hara
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher:

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Telefon Butterfield 8
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John O'Hara
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

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How to Be a Movie Star
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: William J. Mann
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-04 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

From her days as a youthful minx at Metro Goldwyn Mayer to her post-studio reign as America's lustiest middle-aged movie queen, Taylor has defined the very essence of Hollywood stardom. How to be a Movie Star is a different kind of book about Elizabeth Taylor: an intimate, up-close look at

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