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An introduction to film

by Thomas Sobchack

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Sobchack, Vivian C. Sobchack.
    ContributionsSobchack, Vivian Carol.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1994 .S6118 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 514 p. :
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2721716M
    ISBN 100316802522
    LC Control Number86015220

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