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6 edition of The Chaperon (Dodo Press) found in the catalog.

The Chaperon (Dodo Press)

by Henry James Jr.

  • 75 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11652509M
    ISBN 101406518476
    ISBN 109781406518474
    OCLC/WorldCa154803052

    Wanted - A Chaperon was written by Paul Leicester Ford, illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy, with Decorations by Margaret Armstrong. The book was published by Dodd, Mead & Company in and appears to be a First Edition though it's not specifically stated as such. In Kansas-native Moriarty’s fourth novel (While I’m Falling, , etc.), she imagines the life of the actual Wichita matron who accompanied future silent film star Louise Brooks to New York City in as a favor to Brooks' gh Louise Brooks was a larger-than-life personality whose memoir LuLu in Hollywood is held in high critical esteem, she’s given short shrift by.

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      Only a few years before becoming a famous actress and an icon for her generation, a year-old Louise Brooks leaves Wichita to make it big in New York. Much to her annoyance, she is accompanied by a year-old chaperone who is neither mother nor friend. Young Louise is known for her arrogance and her lack of respect for convention. Ultimately, . About the LECHAPERON & Friends book. Next to as an online initiative, Vicky Janssen, founder of LECHAPERONunlimited initiated the LECHAPERON & Friends book project in as an invitation to start sharing stories and connecting with people is her way to give expression to her strong belief in slowness and time in a fast .


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Only a few years before becoming a famous silent-film star and an icon of her generation, a fifteen. Early on in “The Chaperone,” Laura Moriarty’s fourth novel, it becomes clear that Cora Carlisle is fighting a losing battle.

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