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Universal horrors

the studio"s classic films, 1931-1946

by Michael Brunas

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

  • Universal Pictures Corporation.,
  • Horror films -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Michael Brunas, John Brunas, Tom Weaver.
    ContributionsBrunas, John., Weaver, Tom, 1958-
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 B7 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 616 p. :
    Number of Pages616
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2217459M
    ISBN 100899503691
    LC Control Number89042706

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