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British comedy cinema

I.Q. Hunter

British comedy cinema

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comedy films,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by I.Q. Hunter and Laraine Porter
    SeriesBritish popular cinema
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.C55 B75 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25054872M
    ISBN 109780415666657, 9780415666671, 9780203146330
    LC Control Number2011040908


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