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modern horror film

McCarty, John

modern horror film

50 contemporary classics from "The curse of Frankenstein" to "The Lair of the White worm"

by McCarty, John

  • 40 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Carol Pub. Group in Secaucus, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror films -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John McCarty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 M325 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1959246M
    ISBN 100806511648
    LC Control Number90189480

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