The A-Z of Hitchcock The Ultimate Reference Guide by Howard Maxford

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Published by Batsford .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Reference works,
  • Movie/Tv Tie-Ins,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • England,
  • Film & Video - Reference,
  • Hitchcock, Alfred,
  • LITERATURE - LIT CLASSICS TRD PB,
  • Performing Arts / Film / Reference,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Television - Direction & Production,
  • 1899-,
  • 1899-1980,
  • Hitchcock, Alfred,

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7796177M
ISBN 100713487380
ISBN 109780713487381

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