By (author) David Wills
Normal Price: $65.36
Your Price: $58.82 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $6.54! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.94 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Marilyn Monroe by David Wills
Book DescriptionThere have been many Marilyn photo books - but nothing like this. Australian-born curator and preservationist David Wills has accrued one of the world's largest independent archives of original Marilyn Monroe photographs. Now, in "Marilyn Monroe: Metamorphosis", he has gathered spectacular work of the key Marilyn photographers - and dozens of unknowns - to create the most dazzling portfolio of images from every period in Marilyn Monroe's life, from her earliest sittings in 1942 till just weeks before her death two decades later. With more than two hundred first-generation photos - including countless luminous, unseen color photos from the very start of her career - "Marilyn Monroe: Metamorphosis" chronicles her meteoric rise from a humble catalog model to one of the most recognized faces in history. No other book even comes close.
Buy Marilyn Monroe book by David Wills from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780062036193
Classification: Individual actors & performers , Photographs: portraits
Format: Hardback (292mm x 229mm x 33mm)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Publish Date: 20-Dec-2011
Country of Publication: United States
You might also like...
American Cool by Joel Dinnerstein
What is cool and who is cool? This luminous collection of portraits and film stills sheds new light on the term, its origins, and its evolution - with some surprising and provocative results.
Look Beyond by Giovanni Gastel
Designed to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the Police glass brand and to support the work of the Medecins Sans Frontieres organization, this title offers a gallery of photographic portraits from the worlds of international show business, music, sport and culture.
Insomnies by Stephane Coutelle
Insomnies by Stephane Coutelle is a tale of the night and those timeless moments when you are but half awake and your mind is travelling without control. Across the pages are intimate portraits of women pieced together with night landscapes, creating a confrontation, the beginning of an untold story of the women's wanderings.
I am Alaskan by Brian Adams» View more books like these...
When asked to visualize someone from Alaska, the image most people conjure up is one of a face lost in a parka, surrounded by snow. Missing from this image is the vibrant diversity of those who call themselves Alaskans. In this full-color tribute, the author entices us to reconsider our ideas of this land and its equally individual residents.
Books By Author David Wills
Hollywood in Kodachrome, Hardback (November 2013)
Photographed using late 1940s sheet Kodachrome - a film stock that remains legendary for its tonal range, color accuracy, and detail, this book presents a gallery of hundreds of full-color photos of the stars of Hollywood's Golden Age. It features Elizabeth Taylor, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Humphrey Bogart, Frank Sinatra, among others.
Audrey: The 60s, Hardback (November 2012)
A collection of pictures from Audrey Hepburn's key photographers, chronicling her life and career in the 1960s and including reminiscences from friends, photographers, work associates, and designers.
Gift of Death, Paperback (April 2008)» View all books by David Wills
Explores questions first introduced in the author's book "Given Time" about the limits of the rational and responsible that one reaches in granting or accepting death, whether by sacrifice, murder, execution, or suicide. This work also uses the story of the flood in "Genesis" as an embarkation point for a consideration of divine sovereignty.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Marilyn Monroe book by David Wills and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - David Wills
David Wills is the editor and author of Bernard of Hollywood's Ultimate Pin-Up Book (Taschen), Veruschka (Assouline), and Ara Gallant (Damiani). His exhibitions have received major profiles in the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, American Photo, and Vogue. He lives in Los Angeles.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.