Last year, a piece of art by Jeffrey Koons sold for more than $58 million. Yes, it sucks, but that doesn't mean it's not important. Read why from The New York Review of Books.
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The mysterious French beauty who starred in Belle du Jour
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Gloria Arthur Price
Chester Allan Arthur was a cousin to my grandfather Wilber Thomas Arthur, he was born in vermont, but family legend has it that he was actually born in canada...
Barbara Cartland wrote 723 books total during her lifetime, and sold more than one billion copies around the world in 36 languages.