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3 edition of Nature of film found in the catalog.

Nature of film

Siegfried Kracauer

Nature of film

the redemption of physical reality

by Siegfried Kracauer

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Published by Dennis Dobson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Also published under title "Theory of film".

StatementSiegfried Kracauer.
SeriesInternational theatre and cinema
The Physical Object
Paginationxix,364p.,61p. of plates :
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18421786M

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