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8 edition of Italian Cinema and Modern European Literatures found in the catalog.

Italian Cinema and Modern European Literatures

1945-2000

by Carlo Testa

  • 282 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European studies,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Italy,
  • Communication,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • General,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production,
  • European literature,
  • Film adaptations,
  • Film and video adaptations,
  • History,
  • Motion pictures

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9897949M
    ISBN 100275975223
    ISBN 109780275975227

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