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Sarah Bernhardt

Actor (22-Oct-1844 — 26-Mar-1923)


Elaine Aston. Sarah Bernhardt: A French Actress on the English Stage. Berg Publishers. 1989. 192pp.

Maurice Baring. Sarah Bernhardt. Ayer Publishing. 1969. 162pp.

Sarah Bernhardt. Translated by Victoria Tietze Larson. My Double Life: The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt. SUNY Press. 1999. 345pp.

Pierre Berton. Translated by Basil Woon. The Real Sarah Bernhardt, Whom Her Audiences Never Knew. Boni and Liveright. 1924. 361pp.

Ruth Brandon. Being Divine: A Biography of Sarah Bernhardt. Secker & Warburg. 1991. 466pp.

Adam Braver. Divine Sarah. New York City: William Morrow. 2004.

William A. Emboden. Sarah Bernhardt: Artist and Icon. Severin Wunderman Museum. 1992. 171pp.

Gyula Gaston Geller. Translated by Eve Suzette Gertrude Potter. Sarah Bernhardt: Divine Eccentric. Frederick A. Stokes Co.. 1933. 308pp.

Arthur Gold; Robert Fizdale. The Divine Sarah: A Life of Sarah Bernhardt. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1991.

Ramon Hathorn. Our Lady of the Snows: Sarah Bernhardt in Canada. P. Lang. 1996. 327pp.

Jules Huret. Translated by G. A. Raper. Sarah Bernhardt. Chapman & Hall. 1899. 192pp.

Sandy Lesberg (editor). Translated by Mariana Fitzpatrick (novella). The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt: Early Childhood through the First American Tour, and her novella "In the Clouds". Peebles Press. 1977. 256pp.

David W. Menefee. Sarah Bernhardt in the Theatre of Films and Sound Recordings. McFarland. 2003. 160pp.

Iris Noble. Great Lady of the Theatre: Sarah Bernhardt. Messner. 1960. 192pp.

Carol Ockman; Kenneth E. Silver. Sarah Bernhardt: The Art of High Drama. Yale University Press. 2005. 216pp. Accompanying an exhibition at The Jewish Museum, New York, 2005-06.

Peter De Polnay. Sarah Bernhardt. Heron Books. 1970. 329pp.

Joanna Richardson. Sarah Bernhardt. M. Reinhardt. 1959. 207pp.

Joanna Richardson. Sarah Bernhardt and Her World. Putnam. 1977. 232pp.

Arthur William Row. Sarah, the Divine: The Biography of Sarah Bernhardt. Comet Press Books. 1957. 169pp.

Cornelia Otis Skinner. Madame Sarah. Houghton and Mifflin Company. 1967. 356pp.

Gerda Taranow. Sarah Bernhardt: The Art Within the Legend. Princeton University Press. 1972. 287pp.

Louis Verneuil. Translated by Ernest Augustus Boyd. The Fabulous Life of Sarah Bernhardt. London: Harper & Brothers. 1971. 312pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.129)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.146)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.51)

  9. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.56)

  10. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.53)

  11. Northeastern Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.64)

  12. Legends in Their Own Time (p.23)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.311)

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