Esp. in the seraglio of the Sultan of Turkey (now hist.). In extended use: an exotic, sexually attractive woman; a representation of a sexually attractive figure in art.
Jim and Huck escape north on a raft on the Mississsippi River. This book is a strong anti-slavery statement.
George C. Scott won Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal
1940, oil on canvas; Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, Florida
1548, oil on canvas; Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
2001, US 27, UK 4 Britney Spears
Produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Leiner, Steve McQueen and Anthony Kalagas; directed by Steve McQueen
1985; overlooked classic from Ferry's first solo album "Boys and Girls"
2014. For the role of Solomon Northrup / Platt.
American inspirational author and founder of Success magazine. Held degrees in science, arts, medicine and law.
British comic actor, filmmaker.
Folk hero and inspiration for modern writers