Gable and Lombard

by Warren G. Harris

Publisher: G. K. Hall in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 341 Downloads: 327
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  • Gable, Clark, 1901-1960,
  • Lombard, Carole, 1908-1942,
  • Large type books

Edition Notes

Large print ed.

Statementby Warren G. Harris.
LC ClassificationsPN2287.G3 H3 1974b
The Physical Object
Pagination341 p.
Number of Pages341
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5055680M
ISBN 100816162506
LC Control Number74018238

  Carole Lombard's life was marked by sadness and tragedy, a new book explores her story CLARK GABLE was distraught as he struggled up the snow-covered granite mountainside strewn with the wreckage Author: Peter Sheridan. Gable and Carole Lombard after their honeymoon Gable's marriage in to his third wife, actress Carole Lombard (–), was the happiest period of his personal life. They met while filming 's No Man of Her Own, when Lombard was still married to actor William Powell, but their romance did not take off until Born: William Clark Gable, February 1, , . The well-known story of Clark Gable and Carole Lombard is set against two battle fronts: one personal and one public. During Gable’s three-year affair with Ms. Lombard, he struggled to define his true feelings for her. His second wife’s financial conditions for a divorce weighted heavily upon him.   "Gable and Lombard," which opened at three theaters yesterday, is a fan-magazine movie with the emotional zap of a long-lost Louella Parsons column.

Carole Lombard, the 5' 2" beauty was a comedy hit during the 30s and in Fort Wayne, Indiana on October 6, under the name of Jane Alice Peters. Young Jane Alice loved the Friday night movie night with her family and would perform the night before's show in the morning. It's and Atlanta is preparing for the premiere of "Gone with the Wind". But Hollywood has a bigger story breaking: a kidnapper has been targeting star babies. The amateur sleuthing team of Carole Lombard and her dashing husband Clark Gable are in hot pursuit--vintage Hollywood and vintage Baxt.5/5(1). Carole Lombard This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. Edit this book: Book Creator Wikitext. Glamour pusses Gable and Lombard share an ‘up’ moment exiting Ciro’s on the Strip in August Why do we need there to be a happily ever after? When I was interviewed during the Fireball book tour, I would often hear things like, “Gable and Lombard had the kind of love that would have endured.”.

  JEAN GARCEAU was Hollywood actor Clark Gable’s private secretary and business manager. In , while working for Carole Lombard’s agent Myron Selznick, Garceau met Lombard and became her exclusive agent. Lombard was the highest-paid star in Hollywood when she married Clark Cable in , and Garceau became his secretary. "Gable and Lombard" captures the Hollywood scene of the 's a bit better than the other film does, and the two leads are more believable then in the other film. More than showing the screen side of these two, "Gable and Lombard" explores the off screen life of .

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This intimate biography by Warren G. Harris tells the story of Gable and Lombard, whose romance shocked the movie industry, and whose tragedy would change Hollywood forever. Read more Read less Length: pages/5(). Published inthis quadruple biography attempts to tell us about the lives and intertwining relationships of Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, William Powell and Jean Harlow.

Powell was still alive at the time of the book's release (and would live for another nine years) so it is apparent that he receives gentler treatment than Gable, who is depicted as a skinflint and a cad on many occasions/5.

He was the all-time all-American virility symbol, perhaps the most successful male actor of his time, the acknowledged "King" of Hollywood in the hungry s; she was the great all-American sex symbol, a tough-talking, beautiful blonde at the height of stardom, "America's Madcap Playgirl #1." He was separated from his wife; she had divorced William Powell ("The son of a bitch is acting even /5(2).

Brand new information about the plane crash that killed Carole Lombard in has surfaced. The tragedy shook an entire nation and haunted her husband, icon Clark Gable until his death in According to a new book, Carole had insisted on taking the flight to rush home and save their troubled marriage.

But Carole Lombard was in a hurry. Shed spent the week on a whirlwind tour of the country, selling war bonds for the United States government, and she Clark Gable and Carole Lombard were united by Hollywood, and destroyed by tragedy.

Carole Lombard’s mother didn’t want to get on the plane. The author cut-and-pasted portions from Clark Gable and Carole Lombard's individual stories to make one new book.

There were a few paragraphs about their marriage together. The rest was a rehash of their individual lives/5. William Clark Gable was born years ago today, February 1, He was born at am to Adeline “Addie” Hershelman Gable and William Gable in their second floor apartment Gossip Friday: No Party.

From So typical, after twenty-three years at MGM, Clark Gable vetoed a farewell party when he checked off the lot. According to a. The Clark Gable and Carole Lombard Murder Case book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It's and Atlanta is preparing fo /5.

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Clark Gable (James Brolin) and Carole Lombard (Jill Clayburgh) were two of Hollywood's most celebrated stars. When a chance encounter brought them together, they embarked on an incredible storybook romance that captivated the entire world. What started as an illicit affair, threatened by scandal, became a passionate, often tumultuous : R.

Gable and Lombard. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. Author:Harris, Warren G. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books. Gable and Lombard Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Gable, Clark,Lombard, Carole, Publisher New York, Simon and Schuster Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by abowser on November 9, Pages: Carole Lombard (born Jane Alice Peters; October 6, – Janu ) was an American actress, particularly noted for her energetic, often off-beat roles in screwball was the highest-paid star in Hollywood in the lates and inthe American Film Institute ranked Lombard 23rd on its list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema.

Gable would cross paths with Lombard again in at the Mayfair Ball in Hollywood. At this point, the love affair took off and for the next three years, they were the most talked about couple in the film industry. Finally, they married on Ma in Kingman, Arizona. It was a private and quiet ceremony.

He called her Ma and she called. This book is the story of two otherwise quite ordinary American kids who somehow grew up to become Clark Gable and Carole Lombard, fell in love, married, and lived happily until the day in when Lombard was killed in a plane crash, plunging the United States into a mourning that eclipsed the war news and leaving Gable a lonely man whose last wish was to be buried beside his beloved Carole.

This book is for all those Gable and Lombard fans. This book is a true hollywood love story. It gives a complete history of Gable and Lombard affair with some humor added in. You should buy it or check it out of your library today!5/5(2).

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Gable and Lombard has been transferred to disc in letterboxed format at the widescreen aspect ratio of ; the image is also enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital Mono; the dialogue is in English, with optional subtitles in Spanish and French and closed captions in English.3/5(2).

Gable and Lombard by Warren G Harris,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5().Carole Lombard and Clark Gable are so enthused over the arrival of a six-pound baby son for the Walter Langs (Mrs.

Lang was “Fieldsie” Carole’s long-time secretary and closest friend) that it is now no secret they’d like a little Gable themselves. Several books also say there was a miscarriage in earlyand I think that may.

Clark Gable and Carole Lombard met while acting opposite each other in 's No Man of Her Own. At the time, Clark, t was married to Houston socialite Maria Langham. Lombard, j was in an unhappy marriage of her own, with actor William Powell of The Thin Man fame.