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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Characters and characteristics in motion pictures -- Dictionaries.,
  • Film adaptations -- Dictionaries.,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan.
    ContributionsNowlan, Gwendolyn Wright, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.C36 N69 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination396 p. ;
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2058568M
    ISBN 100838904807
    LC Control Number88037686

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