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Writers at the movies

twenty-six contemporary authors celebrate twenty-six memorable movies

by Jim Shepard

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Perennial in New York .
Written in English

  • Motion pictures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Jim Shepard.
    ContributionsShepard, Jim.
    LC ClassificationsPN1995 .W73 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6785868M
    ISBN 100060954914
    LC Control Number00040092

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