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Published by Roundtable Pub. in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English



  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.),
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles


  • Chateau Marmont (Hollywood, Calif.),
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.,
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography.,
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Biography.,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Raymond R. Sarlot and Fred E. Basten.
ContributionsBasten, Fred E.
LC ClassificationsF869.H74 S27 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2411493M
ISBN 100915677237
LC Control Number87061784

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  out of 5 stars Review of Life at the Marmont. Reviewed in the United States on September 2, Verified Purchase. I found it hard completing this read. I bought it thinking I would discover some great things about the goings on in Hollywood in the early daysindeed, the book had some of this information, but, a lot of rehashing info /5(). Raymond Sarlot bought the Chateau Marmont in , but what was originally a business purchase became a love affair as he delved into the hotel's incredible history. From its perch overlooking the Sunset Strip, the glamorous Marmont reigned for decades as the spot for artists, writers, musicians, and actors of every stripe and remains a home.   A loving but lighter-than-air biography of the hotel that has loomed over Hollywood since the s. Co-authors Sarlot (who owned the Marmont, ) and Basten (author of numerous books about Hollywood, including Max Factor's Hollywood: Glamour, Movies, Make-up, ) begin with a glimpse of the place in , then whisk us back to to watch Fred Horowitz finding the spot Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Whether your obsession is Hollywood history or celebrity gossip, Life at the Marmont has plenty of gripping, juicy stories to fascinate. © Raymond Sarlot (P) Penguin Audio The book details the history of this famous hotel and all the celebrities who have stayed there. Sadly some of the stories have tragic endings/5().