The Diary of Lillie Langtry: And Other Remembrances

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She was acknowledged as the most beautiful woman in the world but she wanted more than accolades from artists and photographers. She soon became the mistress of Edward Albert, prince of Wales and future king of England, then turned her talents to acting, her ultimate triumph. At first people came to see her out of curiosity, but she quickly won them over with her beauty, charm and personality if not her acting talent. During her more than 30 years of performing in the United States, Lillie Langtry came into ...
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She was acknowledged as the most beautiful woman in the world but she wanted more than accolades from artists and photographers. She soon became the mistress of Edward Albert, prince of Wales and future king of England, then turned her talents to acting, her ultimate triumph. At first people came to see her out of curiosity, but she quickly won them over with her beauty, charm and personality if not her acting talent. During her more than 30 years of performing in the United States, Lillie Langtry came into contact with numerous men and women who are now legends. Author Donna Lee Harper scribes Lillie's meetings with these fascinating people in a most unique way in one of the year's most entertaining books.

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I loved the stories! What a fascinating woman, so ahead of her time. It gives all women the motivation to accomplish whatever they wish in life. I highly recommend it. Give it to your daughters as well!-Morgan Brittany, Actress

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Who says there aren't strong roles for women? In my forty years of making films with some of the greatest stars in the business I have never come across such an abundance of outstanding stories about women., "The Diary of Lillie Langtry" is great reading and will make an even greater series of films or television episodes.-William Frye, Motion Picture & Television Producer

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What a unique approach to story-telling. /A wonderfully colorful presentation of an engrossing portion of the life of a very colorful lady. A great book!-Phyllis Zuaner, Author of Western Historical Books

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781886571099
  • Publisher: Arrowhead Classics Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 3/10/2013
  • Pages: 194
  • Sales rank: 486,192
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.45 (d)

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