Archaeology of the cinema

by C. W. Ceram

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 264 Downloads: 98
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  • Motion pictures -- History
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] C. W. Ceram. [Translated by Richard Winston.
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.A1 M383
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5947182M
    LC Control Number65019106

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