A Brilliant DisguiseLarge Print - 2021 | Large print edition
"Born Archibald Leach in 1904, he came to America as a teenaged acrobat to find fame and fortune, but he was always haunted by his past. His father was an alcoholic, and his mother was committed to an asylum when Archie was eleven years old. He believed her to be dead until he was informed she was alive when he was thirty-one years old. Because of this experience Grant would have difficulty forming close attachments throughout his life; he married five times and had numerous affairs. Drawing on Grant's own papers, extensive archival research, and interviews with family and friends, this is the definitive portrait of a movie immortal"--Page 4 of cover.
Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2020
Branch Call Number: LP B GRANT-C 2020
Characteristics: 931 pages (large print), 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm large print 16 point