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The horror film reader

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Published by Limelight Editions in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror films -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Alain Silver & James Ursini.
    ContributionsSilver, Alain, 1947-, Ursini, James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 H68 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6787464M
    ISBN 100879102977
    LC Control Number00044366

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