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Adler, Bill, 1987, Fred Astaire, A Wonderful Life, Carroll & Graf Publ., N.Y.
Altman, Rick, 1987, The American Film Musical, Indiana Univ. Press, Bloomington, Ind.
Astaire, Fred, 1959, Steps In Time, 1982 reprint, DaCapo Press, N.Y.
Bergan, Ronald, 1984, Glamorous Musicals, Octopus Books, London.
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Boyer, G. Bruce, 2004, Fred Astaire Style, Assouline Publishing, N.Y.
Carrick, Peter, 1984, A Tribute to Fred Astaire, Salem House, Salem, N.H.
Castle, Irene, 1958, Castles in the Air, Da Capo Press, N.Y.
Castle, Vernon and Irene, 1914, Modern Dancing, originally published by The World Syndicate Co., N.Y., reprinted by Lacis Publications, Berkeley, Calif., 1998.
Croce, Arlene, 1972, The Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers Book, Galahad Books, N.Y.
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Eustis, Morton, 1937, "Fred Astaire, the Actor-Dancer Attacks His Part," Theatre Arts Monthly, 21-5:371-386, May, 1937.
Faris, Jocelyn, 1994, Ginger Rogers, A Bio-Bibliography, Greenwood Press, Westport, Conn.
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Giles, Sarah, 1988, Fred Astaire, His Friends Talk, Doubleday, N.Y.
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Hyam, Hannah, 2007, Fred and Ginger, the Astaire-Rogers Partnership 1934–1938, Pen Press Publ. Ltd., Brighton, U.K.
Jewell, Richard B., with Vernon Harbin, 1982, The RKO Story, Arlington House, N.Y.
Kanin, Garson, 1981, Together Again! The Stories of the Great Hollywood Teams, Doubleday & Co, N.Y.
Kaplan, Phillip J. and editors of Consumer Guide, 1983, The Best, Worst & Most Unusual: Hollywood Musicals, Beekman House, N.Y.
Kendall, Elizabeth, 1990, The Runaway Bride, Hollywood Romantic Comedy of the 1930's, Alfred A. Knopf, N.Y.
Kimball, Robert & Linda Emmet, 2005, The Complete Lyrics of Irving Berlin, Applause, N.Y.
Kobal, John, 1983, Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance: A History of Movie Musicals, Exeter Books, N.Y.
Kobal, John, 1985, People Will Talk, Alfred A. Knopf, N.Y.
Lasky, Betty, 1989, RKO The Biggest Little Major of Them All, Roundtable Publ., Santa Monica, Calif.
Levinson, Peter J., 2009, Puttin' On the Ritz, Fred Astaire and the Fine Art of Panache, a Biography, St. Martin's Press, N.Y.
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McGilligan, Patrick, 1975, Ginger Rogers, Pyramid Publ., N.Y.
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Rogers, Ginger, 1991, Ginger, My Story, Harper Collins, N.Y.
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Sennett, Ted, 1981, Hollywood Musicals, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., N.Y.
Taylor, John Russell, 1987, Great Movie Moments, Crescent Books, N.Y.
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