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Before the nickelodeon : Edwin S. Porter and the Edison Manufacturing Company

Author: Charles Musser
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1991.
Series: UCLA Film and Television Archive studies in history, criticism, and theory.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The most important book on early American cinema yet to appear. At once a compelling biography and a fundamentally new view of a major cultural phenomenon, it offers fresh perspectives on the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Edwin S Porter; Edwin S Porter; Edwin S Porter; Edwin S Porter; Edwin S Porter; Edwin S Porter
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Musser
ISBN: 0520060806 9780520060807 0520069862 9780520069862
OCLC Number: 21560893
Description: xii, 591 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: UCLA Film and Television Archive studies in history, criticism, and theory.
Responsibility: Charles Musser.
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