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Who"s who of the horrors and other fantasy films

the international personality encyclopedia of the fantastic film

by Hogan, David

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Published by A.S. Barnes in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror films -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDavid J. Hogan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4413844M
    ISBN 10049802475X
    LC Control Number79017606

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