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Hitchcock"s stars

Lesley L. Coffin

Hitchcock"s stars

Alfred Hitchcock and the Hollywood studio system

by Lesley L. Coffin

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture industry,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index.

    StatementLesley L. Coffin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.H58 C58 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 231 pages
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27169004M
    ISBN 101442230770
    ISBN 109781442230774
    LC Control Number2014007188
    OCLC/WorldCa871671040

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