The story of the life and loves of Jack Doyle, the Irish heavyweight boxer and tenor, who enjoyed a rise to fame in the 1930s. The love of his life was Mexican film star Movita, who later married Marlon Brando. Doyle became the darling of the ring, and of the gossip columns, attracting 250,000 people to his last fight in London, in July 1939. It was the peak of his career, and the beginning of the end. Doyle won and lost a fortune, and died in 1978.
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Biography of the famous Irish boxer, Jack Doyle, equally famous for his hellraising and celebrity lifestyle. 1st edition. 8vo. Gift inscription to front pastedown. Very good in dust wrapper.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1990. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP93679603
Book Description stanley paul, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Mint condition. For more information please contact us. Bookseller Inventory # 092686