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The Dream Merchants

The Dream Merchants

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Published by Pocket Books .
Written in English


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FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL7664887M
ISBN 100671780166
ISBN 109780671780166
OCLC/WorldCa1968853

His first book was Never Love a Stranger (). The Dream Merchants () was a novel about the American film industry, from its beginning to the sound era. As usual, Robbins blended his own life experiences with history, melodrama, sex, and glossy high society into a Born: Harold Rubin, , New York City, . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

Get this from a library! The dream merchants. [Harold Robbins] -- Story of Hollywood's motion picture industry, from the days of the nickelodeon. From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Carpetbaggers comes a novel of passion, intrigue, power, and money. With 11 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, The Dream Merchants provides a fascinating look at the early days of the world's most glamorous industry—Hollywood. It was the latest "gold rush"—when ambitious, if unscrupulous, men and .

Get this from a library! The dream merchants. [Harold Robbins] -- Lured by the sweet smell of money and adventure, pioneer movie-makers pushed west to speculate in the Hollywood hills. Daring men like Peter Kessler left the safety of a hardware store and made a. The Dream Merchants show the way of the beginnings in the movie business, based in New York, with the movement to Hollywood and into the era of sound pictures. It is a lively story, told very vivid. The people seem to appear in front of the inner eye by reading/5(2).


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THE DREAM MERCHANTS was Harold Robbins's second novel, published in It's set against the background of the early days of the motion picture industry,and is loosely based on the saga of Universal Pictures/5(28). “The Dream Merchants” is the first novel in Robbins’ movie trilogy written in to be followed by “The Carpetbaggers” in and “The Inheritors” in It is /5(23).

“The Dream Merchants” is the first novel in Robbins’ movie trilogy written in to be followed by “The Carpetbaggers” in and “The Inheritors” in It is /5(37). “The Dream Merchants” is the first novel in Robbins’ movie trilogy written in to be followed by “The Carpetbaggers” in and “The Inheritors” in It is one of his earliest novels, and it shows/5(21).

"The Dream Merchant" is a fantasy book by Isabel Hoving. this book is based around a group of teenagers who are sent to find how to travel through time. The plot is about Joshua who is called upon by a company that he knows nothing about, Gippart International, and is /5.

The Dream Merchant is certainly a stand-alone work, and I recommend it without hesitation. I did find that my reading of The Last Marlin enhanced and enriched my enjoyment of The Dream Merchant.

Readers who enjoy either book will certainly enjoy the other. I only wish that Fred Waitzkin were more prolific as a novelist/5(35).

The Dream Merchants is a story of powerful men and passionate women, doing whatever they have to in order to succeed. Johnny Edge is a former carny hustler, filled with schemes and ambition. Peter 4/5(2).

Narrated by an anonymous writer who is equally mesmerized and repulsed by Jim, Fred Waitzkin's The Dream Merchant is an unwavering look at the price of heedless ambition, the indissoluble bonds of male friendship, and the unsettling nature of love and Hardcover, pages/5.

Buy a cheap copy of The Dream Merchants book by Harold Robbins. Return to a time when Hollywood was young and the movie industry was just starting out. In Harold Robbins' second novel, he captures a bygone era of entertainment Free shipping over $/5(1).

The Dream Merchants | Robbins Harold | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. From the author of The New York Times number one bestseller The Carpetbaggers comes a novel of passion, intrigue, power, and money.

With 11 weeks on The New York Times best sellers list, The Dream Merchants provides a fascinating look at the early days of the world's most glamorous industry—Hollywood.1/5(1).

From the author of The New York Times number one bestseller The Carpetbaggers comes a novel of passion, intrigue, power, and money. With 11 weeks on The New York Times best sellers list, The Dream Merchants provides a fascinating look at the early days of the world’s most glamorous industry—: Andre Guirard.

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Download The Dream You are here because you want to download the book called The Dream Merchants and it’s written by Harold Robbins. Editions for The Dream Merchants: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback publish Author: Harold Robbins. With Mark Harmon, Vincent Gardenia, Morgan Fairchild, Brianne Leary.

In Harold Robbins' fictional account of early Hollywood movie making, pioneer filmmaker Johnny Edge comes to Hollywood in the early 20th century with dreams and helps build the orange-grove community into an entertainment capital/10(3). A second novel (Never Love A Stranger) which softens up as it shifts from organized city gambling to the motion picture industry, and does a high, wide, and human job on that bouncing baby of a business.

Here, in the story of Johnny Edge who had the ideas, the initiative, the enthusiasm, and Peter Kessler- who backed him, is the history of a now you see it, now you.

Harold Robbins second novel. Author of "Never Love A Stranger", Published in The Dream Merchants is a novel about the American film industry, from its beginning to the sound era. Harold Robbins blended his own experiences, historical facts, melodrama, sex and action into this fast-moving story.

The book shows text toning. Title print is Book Edition: First Edition Stated. The Dream Merchant explores the capacity of a good person to do bad things. Jim is a charismatic and caring, yet increasingly flawed salesman who becomes an addicted gambler, womanizer and criminal as he wins over countless people, through his charms and a series of financial scams.

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American Libraries. Uploaded by loader-DanaB on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published, New York: Knopf, ; London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, The Dream Merchants by Harold Robbins - Alibris Buy The Dream Merchants by Harold Robbins online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 10 editions - starting at $From the author of The New York Times number one best-seller The Carpetbaggers comes a novel of passion, intrigue, power, and money.

With 11 weeks on The New York Times best sellers list, The Dream Merchants provides a fascinating look at the early days of the world's most glamorous industry - Hollywood. It was the latest "gold rush" - when ambitious, if /5(28).