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Contemporary Spanish Film from Fiction

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

  • Films, cinema,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Spanish,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Spain,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996797M
    ISBN 100810846926
    ISBN 109780810846920

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