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Who"s who of Victorian cinema

a worldwide survey

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Published by BFI in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-167) and index.

    Other titlesVictorian cinema
    Statementedited by Stephen Herbert and Luke McKernan.
    SeriesCentenary of cinema
    ContributionsHerbert, Stephen., McKernan, Luke., British Film Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.2 .W465 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 178 p. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL586324M
    ISBN 100851705391
    LC Control Number96176421
    OCLC/WorldCa34556798

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