Marlene Dietrich by Maria Riva

Cover of: Marlene Dietrich | Maria Riva

Published by Ballantine Books in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Dietrich, Marlene.,
  • Riva, Maria.,
  • Entertainers -- Germany -- Biography.,
  • Children of celebrities -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby her daughter, Maria Riva.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2658.D5 R58 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination789 p. :
Number of Pages789
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17881822M
ISBN 100345386450

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