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By Marlene Dietrich

An A-to-Z inspect the brain of an leisure legend
From the splendidly various and witty brain of Marlene Dietrich comes an alphabetized choice of her so much zany, sincere, and heartfelt options. delivering her tackle quite a number principles, humans, and goods, Marlene Dietrich’s ABC is an unheard of glimpse into one among history’s brightest and so much enigmatic stars. not anything is simply too small or grand for Dietrich’s detailed eye. From her access for store—“I’d relatively visit a ironmongery store than to the opera”—to her access for egocentric—“If he's an inventive artist, forgive him”—she transforms either the mundane and the mysterious into snapshots of her personal spirit. whole with photographs from her monstrous occupation, Marlene Dietrich’s ABC is an unforeseen and addicting deal with.

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