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Obsession: The Lives and Times of Calvin Klein

Genre: Nonfiction, Biography; Author: Sharon Churcher, Steven Gaines; Publisher: Avon Books

Obsession: The Lives and Times of Calvin Klein is an entertaining, if formulaic, biography of one of the world’s most famous fashion designers. Authors Steven Gaines and Sharon Churcher track Klein from his Bronx childhood to such drug-infested citadels of ’70s promiscuity as Studio 54, and end with a sober Klein married to his second wife, Kelly Rector. B

Originally posted May 19 1995 — 12:00 AM EDT

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