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Horror in the movies

Daniel Cohen

Horror in the movies

by Daniel Cohen

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror films -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Horror films -- History and criticism.

  • About the Edition

    Defines the horror movie and discusses outstanding horror movies from 1920 to the present.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Daniel Cohen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 C6 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4266330M
    ISBN 10089919074X
    LC Control Number81012271
    OCLC/WorldCa7732678

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