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The Resource Kay Thompson : from Funny face to Eloise, Sam Irvin

Kay Thompson : from Funny face to Eloise, Sam Irvin

Label
Kay Thompson : from Funny face to Eloise
Title
Kay Thompson
Title remainder
from Funny face to Eloise
Statement of responsibility
Sam Irvin
Title variation
  • From Funny face to Eloise
  • Funny face to Eloise
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a tribute to the Hollywood entertainer-turned-author that covers such topics as her close friendship with Judy Garland, contributions as a celebrity trainer, and creation of the mischievous six-year-old Plaza mascot, Eloise
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irvin, Sam
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3570.H642355
LC item number
Z78 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thompson, Kay
  • Authors, American
  • Singers
  • Actors
Label
Kay Thompson : from Funny face to Eloise, Sam Irvin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1010/2010020530-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Precocious grownup -- Radio days. Think Fink : Kitty Fink becomes Kay Thompson (1909-1932) ; A face for radio : Thompson on the air (1933-1937) ; Hooray for what? : Broadway bound-and-gagged (1937-1942) -- The MGM years. MGM's secret weapon : Kay goes to Hollywood (1942-1944) ; Friend of Dorothy : somewhere over at Metro (1945-1947) -- The nightclub era. Atomic art : Kay Thompson and the Williams Brothers (1947-1949) ; Life is a cabaret : living out of a suitcase (1949-1955) -- The Eloise and Funny face revolution. A star is born : Eloise explodes (1955-1957) ; Slacks Fifth Avenue : from "Fancy pants" to Funny face (1930-1965) ; Kay's Frankenstein monster : Eloise runs amuck (1956-1961) -- Behind-the-scenes. Guru in the wings : from Sinatra to JFK (1947-1962) ; Mad about Andy : Pygmalion redux (1949-1962) -- The doyenne. The Roman spring of Miss Thompson : Eloise on the Tiber (1962-1968) ; Life with Liza : the last hurrah (1968-1998)
Control code
ocn555639677
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9781439176535
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010020530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1033531
  • (Sirsi) o555639677
  • (OCoLC)555639677
Label
Kay Thompson : from Funny face to Eloise, Sam Irvin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1010/2010020530-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Precocious grownup -- Radio days. Think Fink : Kitty Fink becomes Kay Thompson (1909-1932) ; A face for radio : Thompson on the air (1933-1937) ; Hooray for what? : Broadway bound-and-gagged (1937-1942) -- The MGM years. MGM's secret weapon : Kay goes to Hollywood (1942-1944) ; Friend of Dorothy : somewhere over at Metro (1945-1947) -- The nightclub era. Atomic art : Kay Thompson and the Williams Brothers (1947-1949) ; Life is a cabaret : living out of a suitcase (1949-1955) -- The Eloise and Funny face revolution. A star is born : Eloise explodes (1955-1957) ; Slacks Fifth Avenue : from "Fancy pants" to Funny face (1930-1965) ; Kay's Frankenstein monster : Eloise runs amuck (1956-1961) -- Behind-the-scenes. Guru in the wings : from Sinatra to JFK (1947-1962) ; Mad about Andy : Pygmalion redux (1949-1962) -- The doyenne. The Roman spring of Miss Thompson : Eloise on the Tiber (1962-1968) ; Life with Liza : the last hurrah (1968-1998)
Control code
ocn555639677
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9781439176535
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010020530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1033531
  • (Sirsi) o555639677
  • (OCoLC)555639677

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