An evening's entertainment: the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928

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Scribner, 1990 - Performing Arts - 395 pages
The 10-volume, illustrated series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century right up to 1990. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade a

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These are the initial three volumes in a projected ten-volume series, scheduled for completion in 1993, which explores American cinema through the 1980s. Musser, who teaches film studies at NYU and ... Read full review

Contents

The Envelope Please
352
Picture Sources
365
Index of Films
389
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Richard Koszarski is Head of Collections and Exhibitions at the American Museum of the Moving Image. He is author of "The Man You Loved to Hate: Erich von Stroheim and Hollywood" (1983)"" and editor of "Film History.