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Title Life at the Marmont : the inside story of Hollywood's legendary hotel of the stars--Chateau Marmont / Raymond Sarlot and Fred E. Basten ; foreword by Karl Kantarjian.
Author Sarlot, Raymond R.
Publication New York : Penguin Books, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Description xviii, 348 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Call # 647.95794 S
Note Includes index.
Contents Prologue: The Continental Touch -- Part I. Welcome to the Marmont -- Fifteen Minutes from Everywhere : Mrs. Thomsen / Mr. Murray / Mr. and Mrs. Rosson -- Buon Giorno, Guten Tag, Good Morning : Mr. Wilder / Miss Kiesler -- And the View Is Sensational The High Life / Mr. Cohn's Guests -- Part II. A Home Away from Home -- Refuge from the Storm Mrs. Cohn / Two Gentlemen from Germany -- A Very Private Place Miss Holman / Writers in Residence / Mr. Cohen and the Upstairs Maid -- Wanderlust : Mr. Hughes / Miss Kelly / Mrs. Ducos -- Part III. The Golden Years -- East Meets West : The Strasberg Connection / Mr. Ray / Making a Splash -- Three Legends : Miss Brown / Miss Monroe / Mr. Clift -- Do Not Disturb : A Dark Day / Mr. and Mrs. Merrill / Mr. and Mrs. Brando / Mr. and Mrs. Muni -- The Party's Over : Mr. Beatty / Mr. and Mrs. Olivier / Mr. and Mrs. Flynn / Good-bye to the Garden -- Part IV. Changing Times -- Strange Sights, Odd Happenings : Mr. Karloff / Mr. Harris / Miss Mazeppa / Bedding Down -- Signing In and Out : Mr. and Mrs. Hill / Miss Pitts and Mrs. Lanning Miss Streisand / Mrs. Howard -- Playing the Lobby : Miss Garland / The Sounds of Music / Rockin' Along -- The British Invasion : The Crown's Jewels / Miss Baddeley / Rub-a-Dub-Dub / Lady Peel -- The Natives Are Restless : With a Cast of Thousands / The Housekeeper and Her Daughter / Mr. and Mrs. Polanski -- Part V. Above the Sunset Strip -- Echoes from the Hills : A New Beginning / Mr. Polanski / March 5, 1982 -- Those Glorious Memories and Traditions : Starstruck / Oscar Nights Holidays and Other Celebrations / The Front Desk -- Epilogue: Return to Normandy -- Afterword.
Subject Chateau Marmont (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History -- 20th century.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Biography.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Addl. Author Basten, Fred E.
ISBN 9780143123118 (pbk.) :
0143123114 (pbk.)

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