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Historical dictionary of Irish cinema

by Roderick Flynn

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Published by Scarecrow Press, Inc. in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRoderick Flynn, Patrick Brereton.
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LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 393 p. ;
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22760846M
ISBN 109780810855571

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