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Author Studlar, Gaylyn.
Title Precocious charms [electronic resource] : stars performing girlhood in classical Hollywood cinema / Gaylyn Studlar.
Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-298) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Oh, "doll divine": Mary Pickford, masquerade, and the pedophilic gaze -- Cosseting the nation, or, how to conquer fear itself with Shirley Temple -- "The little girl with the big voice": Deanna Durbin and sonic womanliness -- Velvet's cherry: Elizabeth Taylor and virginal English girlhood -- Perilous transition: Jennifer Jones as melodrama's hysterical adolescent -- "Chi-Chi Cinderella": Audrey Hepburn as couture countermodel -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Girls in motion pictures.
Teenage girls in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Child actors -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780520255579 0520255577 9780520274242 0520274245 (DLC) 2012029630
ISBN 0520955293 (electronic bk.)
9780520955295 (electronic bk.)
9780520255579 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520255577 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520274242 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520274245 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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