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  • The Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers book by Arlene Croce (New York: Outerbridge & Lazard, 1972).
  • "Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO: Motion Picture Soundtrack Anthology booklet" by Rhino Records (1998).
  • The films of Ginger Rogers by Homer Dickens (Secaucus, N.J.: Citadel Press, 1975).

Referenced In:

  • Hollywood Musicals by Ted Sennett, 1981.
  • Screen couple chemistry: the power of 2 by Martha Nochimson (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2002).

Related topics:

  • Ginger: my story by Ginger Rogers (New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, c1991).
  • Steps in Time by Fred Astaire (New York: Harper, 1959).
  • Castles in the Air by Irene Castle as told to Bob and Wanda Duncan; with foreword by Ginger Rogers, 2nd Ed. (New York: Da Capo Press, 1980).
For more information about locating any of the above books, visit this page: Classic Movie Merchandise: Books.


  • "G-Rated Romance You Can Show the Kids" Newsday (18 March 1990) 8.
  • "Astaire: The Memory of All That"  The Los Angeles Times Magazine (28 June 1987) 2.
  • Spiegel, E.  "Fred and Ginger Meet Van Nest Polglase."  Velvet Light Trap n.10 (Fall 1973) 17.
  • "Astaire and Rogers: filmography."  Screen Greats 1.7 (entire issue, not dated).
  • "The Love Teams."  Screen Greats 1.2 (Summer 1971) 10.
  • "Astaire and Rogers reunited in new film."  Cue 18.9 (26 Feb. 1949) 12.
  • "Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers."  Visages 31 (Jan. 1939) entire issue.
  • "Movie of the Week: Carefree, Astaire and Rogers are dancing together in a new Berlin musical" LIFE Magazine (22 August 1938) 28-30.
  • "Sixty Million: Three-Fourths of America's Film Fans Like Rogers-Astaire Dancing Team"  The Literary Digest (12 Sept. 1936) 17-18.
  • "Dancing With Astaire and Rogers: Their Smooth Steps Take Many Torturous Weeks to Perfect"  The Literary Digest (12 Dec. 1936) 20-21.

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