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In 1966, Truman Capote threw a masked ball in honor of "Washington Post" publisher Katharine Graham at New York's Plaza Hotel--an event that became infamous as the "party of the century." Lavishly illustrated, this book paints a portrait of revelry a … weiterlesen
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Titel: Party of the Century: The Fabulous Story of Truman Capote and His Black and White Ball
Autor/en: Deborah Davis

ISBN: 0471659665
EAN: 9780471659662
Sprache: Englisch.
JOHN WILEY & SONS INC

März 2006 - gebunden - 293 Seiten

Beschreibung

In 1966, Truman Capote threw a masked ball in honor of "Washington Post" publisher Katharine Graham at New York's Plaza Hotel--an event that became infamous as the "party of the century." Lavishly illustrated, this book paints a portrait of revelry at the height of the swinging 1960s.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Acknowledgments. Introduction. 1966. 1. A Lonely Boy. 2. Small Man, Big Dreams. Truman's Swans. 3. Romance and Sadness. 4. Babe Paley and High Society. Gloria. 5. In Cold Blood. Marella. 6. Truman and Kay. Slim. 7. Riding a Wave. C. Z. 8. Dreaming of Masquerades. 9. Guest of Honor. 10. The In Crowd. 11. Making the List. 12. The Place to Be. 13. "Have You Heard?". 14. How to Be Lovely. 15. Plumage. 16. The Clock Ticks. 17. Night of Nights. 18. Publicity. 19. Hangover. Afterword. Appendix: The Guest List. Notes. Bibliography. Credits. Index.

Portrait

Deborah Davis is a writer and film executive who has worked as a story editor and story analyst for several major film companies. She is also the author of the well-reviewed strapless: John Singer Sargent and the Fall of Madame X.

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"...opens up his [Truman Capote] vulnerable heart as well as, and more accurately than the film..." (Yorkshire Post, June 2006) "...gripping...very enjoyable in a voyeuristic way..." (Observer, April 2006) "...Davis's excitement about the ball and its organisation is contagious...there is room too, for this stylish, sparkling little volume..." (Sunday Times, April 2006) "...full of lavish photographs and anecdotes detailing the glitz and glamour of Truman's infamous black and white masked ball..." (Stella Magazine, April 2006) "...an interesting read and a must for all Capote fans..." (The Western Daily Press, April 2006) "brings splendidly colorful behind-the-scenes action and players up front." (The New York Times, March 19, 2006) "...Davis details every glittering facet of the painstakingly planned bal masque ... an evocative testament to bygone elegance, etiquette and entertaining..." (Guardian, March 2006) "...captures the spirit and significance of the occasion with new material and fresh perspective, making this a party worth crashing..." (Town and Country, March 2005) "...dishes up the menu, the decor, the outfits and the guest list" (Publishers Weekly, December 12, 2005)
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