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Movies and meaning

an introduction to film

by Prince, Stephen

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

  • Motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementStephen R. Prince.
    LC ClassificationsPN1994 .P676 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 397 p. :
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL806755M
    ISBN 100023968060
    LC Control Number95043380

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