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Twentieth-century American fiction on screen

Twentieth-century American fiction on screen

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- Film and video adaptations,
  • Motion pictures and literature -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles20th-century American fiction on screen
    Statementedited by R. Barton Palmer
    ContributionsPalmer, R. Barton, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.M55 T84 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17218831M
    ISBN 100521834449, 0521542308
    ISBN 109780521834445, 9780521542302
    LC Control Number2007296776

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