Gentlemen Prefer Blondes [Anita Loos] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The delirious Jazz-Age classic that no less an authority than. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes has ratings and reviews. Jeffrey said: ”So when I got through telling Dorothy what I thought up. Dorothy looked at me. Masquerading as her diaries, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes follows Lorelei as she and witty book, Lorelei’s glamorous pragmatism shines, as does Anita Loos’s.

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Bryant said you just borrow one from another review like from Miss Lisa Jayne who is very very popular. It included the original borrowing records showing it was 1st checked out April and completed with fabulous illustrations.

I mean they take you to quite cute places and they make you feel quite good about yourself and you really seem to have a delightful time but when you get home and come to think it all over, all you have got is a fan that only cost 20 francs and a doll that they gave you way for nothing in a restaurant. The film is great — I love the dynamic between Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell — but the book seems cleverer in some ways.


Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This first edition earns an extra star for the brilliant illustrations by Ralph Barton.

I’m going to live through this and when it’s all over, I’ll never be hungry again. Show 25 25 50 All. Loos was a star in her own ajita. So glad you loved it. I mean it is quite an easy thing to pretend not to see one gentleman, but it is a quite hard thing to pretend not to see two gentlemen.

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The women are not dumb at all, despite the spelling etc, and the books was a joy to read too.

This is one of my favorite books. She is very single-minded in her prefdr. I read this a few years ago anf thoroughly enjoyed it. I decided that I was going to do what I could to never be poor again.

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The 100 best novels: No 49 – Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos (1925)

This edition in particular is great because it has the two companion pieces — and a great introduction. The Americano Intolerance: My copy was a bit worn, but other than that, these two stories were great. Buy the selected items together This item: He tells her he has looked everywhere for an engagement ring but none were good enough for her, so he gives her his college ring.


Return to Book Page. Anita Loos, author of one of the funniest novels ever written, may be remembered as the author whose book inspired the musical which inspired the music video of Madonna’s Material Girl. In fact, she seems far more concerned with shopping, drinking champagne and collecting valuable trinkets than taking in the famous sights. Lorelei Lee is mercenary in the ways of love. The police are called but Dorothy wins over Judge Schultzmeyer. This section is empty.

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