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This is a wonderful paper doll book by Tom Tierney CARMEN MIRANDA PAPER DOLLS IN FULL COLOR.
Carmen Miranda paper doll figure and 31 gorgeous costumes from all fourteen American films. This paperdoll book measures 9 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches, has 1 doll and 31 costumes. The back of the book says, Carmen was born in the small northern Portuguese town of Marco de Canavezes in approximately 1909. She was brought to Brazil as a young girl and it was there that she first entered show business. By 1939 she had made some four hundred recordings, several Brazilian films, had become a household word throughout South America and a national idol in Brazil when she was discovered; for the American stage. Her lively sambas, Carnival marches, unique stage presence, and highly demainding rapid delivery numbers completely overwhelmed audiences. Hollywood immediately clamored for this four-foot, eight-inch dynamo of talent who wore three-inch platforms on her feet and an orchard on her head. Relive those exciting performances with a full-color