Volume Five (large format: 8.80 inches by 11 inches), from a set of 5 volumes, containing 840 glorious photos, encompassing the greatest actresses of all time beginning with the dawn of Hollywood, and the very first star to appear on the silverMoreVolume Five (large format: 8.80 inches by 11 inches), from a set of 5 volumes, containing 840 glorious photos, encompassing the greatest actresses of all time beginning with the dawn of Hollywood, and the very first star to appear on the silver screen.
There is a most fascinating and authoritative essay of 26 pages on Lady HIND ROSTOM, considered by millions to be the greatest actress of all time. This book is a gem, a treasure. Highly recommended for cinema historians and film critics, as well as for lovers of cinema and those who are studying motion pictures.
A most needed reference tool to universities, colleges, public libraries and all those who are involved in film. Written by the legendary Maximillien de Lafayette who has to his credit 650 published books, 9 encyclopedias, and 65 massive books on performing arts, cinema, showbiz and Hollywood. You can also purchase the MEGA book edition which combines 4 volumes (The whole set).The paperback edition is available at: https://www.lulu.com/product/paperback...Author’s website: https://www.maximilliendelafayettebibl...The series (5 Volumes) includes:The great Hind Rostom• Hind Rostom, the Greatest Actress of all time!!• Spectacular success and an illustrious career• Among her most memorable pictures are• Filmography• Worth mentioning• From an exclusive interview with Lady Hind Rostom, on March 4, 2011Chapter 1: Italian cinema• The Italian divas, stars and legends• Italy’s legends and divas who made their mark on world cinemaChapter 2: French cinema• Divas and legends of the French cinema• Most famous French actresses• Leading stars of the French cinemaChapter 3: German cinema• Divas and legends of the German cinemaPart 4: British cinema• Divas and legends of the German cinemaChapter 5: American cinema• Divas and legends of the American cinema• Who’s who of actors and actresses of silent films• The silent films superstars: The biggest names, stars and divas• The 500 stars Greatest Screen Legends• 250 female legends• The 50 greatest American screen legendsChapter 6: Who’s who of the most famous, elegant and prettiest women artists during la belle epoque, the 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s & 70sChapter 7: The OSCARS• Best actress and best supporting actress• Famous actresses who have never received an OscarChapter 8: The femmes fatales in Cinema• The bona fide femmes fatalesNote: On the cover, Lady Hend (Hind) Rostom, queen of the Egyptian Cinema.
She has been selected the world greatest actress by the author and a committee of films historians, writers, authors and FAMSPA members (Federation of American Musicians, Singers and Performing Artists, Inc.) in New York.