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The Resource A history of horror, Wheeler Winston Dixon

A history of horror, Wheeler Winston Dixon

Label
A history of horror
Title
A history of horror
Statement of responsibility
Wheeler Winston Dixon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since horror leapt from popular fiction to the silver screen in the late 1890s, viewers have experienced fear and pleasure in exquisite combination. Wheeler Winston Dixon's A History of Horror is the only book to offer a comprehensive survey of this ever-popular film genre. Arranged by decades, with outliers and franchise films overlapping some years, this one-stop sourcebook unearths the historical origins of characters such as Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Wolfman and their various incarnations in film from the silent era to comedic sequels. A History of Horror explores how the horror f
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1950-
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Dixon, Wheeler W.
Dewey number
791.43/616409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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Horror films
Label
A history of horror, Wheeler Winston Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes webography, bibliographical references, and filmography (pages 211-222) and index
Contents
Origins : 1896-1929 -- Classics : 1930-1948 -- Rebirth : 1949-1970 -- New blood : 1970-1990 -- The future : 1990-present
Control code
ocn769927210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550398
Other control number
9786613383266
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927210
Label
A history of horror, Wheeler Winston Dixon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes webography, bibliographical references, and filmography (pages 211-222) and index
Contents
Origins : 1896-1929 -- Classics : 1930-1948 -- Rebirth : 1949-1970 -- New blood : 1970-1990 -- The future : 1990-present
Control code
ocn769927210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550398
Other control number
9786613383266
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927210

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