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The Real Bettie Page

The Truth About the Queen of Pinups

by Richard Foster

  • 208 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Citadel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Actors & Actresses,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Regional Subjects - South,
  • Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7941828M
    ISBN 100806520752
    ISBN 109780806520759

      But journalist Richard Foster, in this sensationalistic, albeit scrupulously researched book, The Real Bettie Page: The Truth About the Queen of the Pinups, reveals that in and , Page (a. Get this from a library! The real Bettie Page: the truth about the queen of the pin-ups. [Richard Foster] -- This book tells the story of Bettie's rise from her modest beginnings in Nashville and adds new insight into her stormy marriages, her trial for attempted murder, her descent into madness, and her.

      Last week, The Little Book of Bettie: Taking a Page from the Queen of Pinups went on sale and is now available wherever books are sold. Both a tribute to her groundbreaking image and a playful lifestyle guide, the book offers advice on Bettie-inspired fashion, makeup, body-positive fitness, and more for today’s modern woman who loves a little dose of retro.   Bunny ran an ad in the Miami Herald seeking her whereabouts, and Bettie’s ex- husband Harry Lear answered it. Bettie was living in an apartment attached to Harry’s house. He gave Bunny her phone number and she was able to talk with her about the book. Bettie had devoted herself to God and had no interest in cooperating with Mr. Talese.

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Using interviews with those who knew her, and filled with uncommon knowledge and insights, The Real Bettie Page reveals both the fun flirt and fashion-forward counter-culture icon whose style continues to inspire today, as well as the intriguing and complex, flesh-and-blood woman behind her smiling photos/5(53).

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Free shipping for many products. Bettie Page was fallen, human like the rest of us, and isn't that a good thing to know instead of always putting her or any other icon on a pedestal. The book was a good read, some parts left me either surprised, sad, relieved and even happy. I adore Bettie Page, and after reading this book, I see more of myself in Bettie than ever before/5(42).

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The book stated that a Los Angeles County Sheriff's police report said Page suffered from paranoid schizophrenia and, at had stabbed her elderly landlords [45] on the afternoon of Ap in an unprovoked attack, during a fit of : Betty Mae Page, Ap.