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Laura Claridge (born Clearwater, FL 1952) is an American author known primarily for her biographies of major 20th century figures, forcing re-examination of popular icons including Art Deco painter Tamara De Lempicka, and American touchstones, Emily Post and Norman Rockwell. Claridge was a tenured English professor at the US Naval Academy until 1997. She has received a major award from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and her 2008 biography of Emily Post received the J Anthony Lukas Award, administered by Harvard University's Neiman Foundation for Journalism and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She has written for the Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, Vogue, and the Christian Science Monitor. A popular speaker, Claridge has appeared on the Today Show on NBC, CNN, BBC, CBS, NPR and ABC.

Claridge began her writing career as a British Romantic and feminist scholar. With Elizabeth Langland, she edited Male Writers and Gender Criticism (1990). In 1992 she wrote The Paradox of Desire. A Life of Deco and Decadence was published in 1998, as well as the following year in the UK, Germany, Spain, and Poland. A Life, the first critical biography of the popular American artist, appeared in the fall of 2001. Mistress of American Manners, Daughter of the Gilded Age was published in the fall of 2008.

Laura Claridge lives in New York.

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Total Books: 17
The Lady with the Borzoi Blanche Knopf Literary Tastemaker Extraordinaire
Emily Post Daughter of the Gilded Age Mistress of American Manners
2009 - Emily Post Daughter of the Gilded Age Mistress of American Manners (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780812967418
ISBN-10: 0812967410
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.
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Emily Post Daughter of the Guilded Age Mistress of American Manners
2008 - Emily Post Daughter of the Guilded Age Mistress of American Manners (Audio Cassette)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781433249167
ISBN-10: 1433249162
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Emily Post Daughter of the Guilded Age Mistress of American Manners Library Edition
Emily Post Daughter of the Gilded Age Mistress of American Manners
2008 - Emily Post Daughter of the Gilded Age Mistress of American Manners (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780375509216
ISBN-10: 0375509216
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Reference
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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Emily Post
2008 - Emily Post (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781607519263
ISBN-10: 1607519267
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Tamara de Lempicka
2005 - Tamara De Lempicka (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783596169405
ISBN-10: 3596169402
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Norman Rockwell  A Life
2003 - Norman Rockwell a Life [Modern Library Paperbacks] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780812967234
ISBN-10: 0812967232
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
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Tamara de Lempicka Ein Leben fr Dekor und Dekadenz
2002 - Tamara De Lempicka Ein Leben Fr Dekor Und Dekadenz (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783100108166
ISBN-10: 3100108167
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Tamara De Lempicka
2001 - Tamara De Lempicka [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788477651871
ISBN-10: 8477651876
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Norman Rockwell A Life
2001 - Norman Rockwell a Life (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375504532
ISBN-10: 0375504532
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Tamara De Lempicka
2001 - Tamara De Lempicka (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780747552246
ISBN-10: 074755224X
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Tamara de Lempicka  A Life of Deco and Decadence
1999 - Tamara De Lempicka a Life of Deco and Decadence (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780517705575
ISBN-10: 0517705575
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs
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TAMARA DE LEMPICKA A LIFE OF DECO AND DECADENCE
Romantic Potency The Paradox of Desire
Romantic Potency the Paradox of Desire (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780801426964
ISBN-10: 0801426960
Genre: History
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Romantic Potency The Paradox of Desire
Romantic Potency the Paradox of Desire (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780801480164
ISBN-10: 0801480167
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Norman Rockwell  A Life
Norman Rockwell a Life (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9785551190103
ISBN-10: 5551190102
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs, History
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