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Companion to British and Irish Cinema.

John Caughie

Companion to British and Irish Cinema.

by John Caughie

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


Edition Notes

WITH Vincendeau,Ginette. Companion to French Cinema AND Smith,Geoffrey Nowell-. Companion to Italian Cinema.

ContributionsRecket, Kevin.
The Physical Object
Pagination3v. 22cm. Ill.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18560321M
ISBN 100304700398
OCLC/WorldCa230951167

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