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Gloria Swanson

Actor (27-Mar-1897 — 4-Apr-1983)


Larry Carr. Four Fabulous Faces: The Evolution and Metamorphosis of Gloria Swanson, Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, and Marlene Dietrich. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House. 1970. 492pp.

Richard Hudson; Raymond Lee. Gloria Swanson. Cranbury, NJ: A. S. Barnes and Co.. 1970. 269pp.

Axel Madsen. Gloria and Joe: The Star-Crossed Love Affair of Gloria Swanson and Joe Kennedy. Arbor House. 1988. 328pp.

Lawrence J. Quirk. The Films of Gloria Swanson. Secaucus, NJ: Citadel Press. 1984. 256pp.

Gloria Swanson. Swanson on Swanson. New York: Random House. 1980.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  6. Wikipedia [link]

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.683)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1422)

  9. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.1362)

  10. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.542)

  11. Quinlan's Illustrated Registry of Film Stars (p.436)

  12. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.326)

  13. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.524)

  14. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.417)

  15. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (p.848)

  16. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.712)

  17. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.472)

  18. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.306)

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