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Author Wagenknecht, Edward, 1900-2004, author.

Title The movies in the age of innocence / Edward Wagenknecht ; foreword by Anthony Slide.

Published Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.4309 WAGE    AVAILABLE
Edition Third edition.
Physical description vii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Preface to the third edition / by Walter Wagenknecht -- The 1962 and 1971 prefaces / by Edward Wagenknecht -- Introduction -- "Came the dawn" -- "D. W. Griffith presents..." -- "America's sweetheart" -- "Famous players in famous plays" -- "The ladies, God bless them!".
Summary "A tribute to American silent film from the first-person perspective of one who grew up with the medium, the volume surveys the pre-feature and feature era of silent films from a distinctly literary standpoint. With nearly 90 illustrations from early films, fan magazines and brochures, indices of film titles and credits, and an appendix"-- Provided by publisher.
Other author Slide, Anthony.
Subject Motion pictures -- History.
Silent films -- History and criticism.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 9780786494620 (softcover : acid-free paper)
078649462X (softcover : acid-free paper)
9781476617640 (ebook)