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The Barrymores Hollywood"s first family by Carol Stein Hoffman

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Barrymore family.,
  • Actors -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementCarol Stein Hoffman.
LC ClassificationsPN2285 .H59 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 244 :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3938244M
ISBN 100813122139
LC Control Number2001003035

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