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history of the British film

Rachael Low

history of the British film

1896-1906 : based upon research of the History Committee of the British Film Institute

by Rachael Low

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Vol.1 written with Roger Manvell.

    Statementby Rachael Low and Roger Manvell.
    ContributionsManvell, Roger, 1909-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22574997M

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