The Emergence of the Cinema: The American Screen to 1907

The Emergence of the Cinema: The American Screen to 1907

by Charles Musser
     
 

ISBN-10: 0684184133

ISBN-13: 9780684184135

Pub. Date: 02/28/1990

Publisher: Gale Group

From the beginnings of cinema through the first boom in the specialized moving-picture theaters known as nickelodeons, The Emergence of Cinema looks at the first twelve years of projected motion pictures and their aural accompaniment. Early American cinema is examined as an industry and as an influential cultural practice in the context of a centuries-long history of…  See more details below

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From the beginnings of cinema through the first boom in the specialized moving-picture theaters known as nickelodeons, The Emergence of Cinema looks at the first twelve years of projected motion pictures and their aural accompaniment. Early American cinema is examined as an industry and as an influential cultural practice in the context of a centuries-long history of projected images.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780684184135
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
02/28/1990
Series:
History of the American Cinema Series, #1
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.34(h) x 2.03(d)

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