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Horror a connoisseur"s guide to literature and film by Leonard Wolf

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Horror tales -- History and criticism.,
  • Horror tales -- Bibliography.,
  • Horror films -- History and criticism.,
  • Horror films -- Bibliography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLeonard Wolf.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN3435 .W6 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p. :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2035047M
ISBN 100816012741, 081602197X
LC Control Number88011126

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