Woman of straw.

by Catherine Arley

Publisher: Random House in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 246 Downloads: 556
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Edition Notes

Translated from the French.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.A723 Wo2
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6224215M
LC Control Number57010036
OCLC/WorldCa1663406

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Lederer and Eugene Burdick--The white room / Elizabeth Coatsworth--Woman of straw / Catherine Arley. "Woman of Straw" is taut, claustrophobic and unpredictable.

Gina Lollobrigida is a sympathetic if ambiguous heroine, sexy in an early 60s way without overdoing it, while Sean Connery delivers his signature early 60s his suit looks the same as the one he wore in "Goldfinger"/5(96).

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WOMAN OF STRAW. United Artists, Gina Lollobrigida, Sean Connery, Ralph Richardson, Alexander Knox, Johnny Sekka. Based on the book by Catherine Arley (Collins Crime Club, UK, ; no US edition) previously published in France as.

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Straw man argumentation. title details and video sharing options. now playing Woman of Straw -- (Movie Clip) Humble Pie. A repentant Charles Richmond (Ralph Richardson) apologizes and proposes to his estranged and diabolical nurse Maria (Gina Lollobrigida) in Woman of Straw, View the TCMDb entry for Woman of Straw.

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—Mike.Catherine Arley, Actress: L'agonie des aigles. Catherine Arley was born on Decem in Paris, France as Pierrette Pernot. She is a writer and actress, known for L'agonie des aigles (), Vortex () and Woman of Straw ().title details and video sharing options. now playing Woman of Straw -- (Movie Clip) A Better Life.

Crafty Tony (Sean Connery) is considering whether to bring the sexy new Italian nurse Maria (Gina Lollobrigida) into a plot against his rich uncle in Woman of Straw, View the TCMDb entry for Woman of Straw .