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Famous players : the mysterious death of William Desmond Taylor /

Geary, Rick (author.).

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Florence - Pamplico Branch YGN 741.5 Geary (Text) 33172004893564 Young Adult Graphic Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781561635603
  • ISBN: 156163560X
  • ISBN: 9781561635559
  • ISBN: 1561635553
  • ISBN: 9781561635597
  • ISBN: 1561635596
  • Physical Description: print
    1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : NBM Comics Lit, [2009]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: When William Desmond Taylor is found dead of a gunshot wound, the motion picture community cannot believe that Taylor could draw the ire of anyone, let alone a murderer. The ensuing investigation reveals that the well-respected director was not the person he seemed and neither were his friends.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG+ 6.9 1 131136
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Taylor, William Desmond -- 1877-1922 -- Comic books, strips, etc
Motion picture producers and directors -- Comic books, strips, etc
Murder -- California -- Los Angeles -- Comic books, strips, etc
Taylor, William Desmond -- 1877-1922
Motion picture producers and directors -- California -- Los Angeles
Murder -- California -- Los Angeles
Cartoons and comics

An award-winning cartoonist and illustrator, Rick Geary has worked for Marvel Entertainment Group, DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, and Heavy Metal, and has contributed to National Lampoon and The New York Times Book Review.

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