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Contemporary Spanish film from fiction

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English



  • Spain


  • Motion pictures -- Spain -- History,
  • Spanish literature -- Film and video adaptations,
  • Film adaptations

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas G. Deveny.
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.S7 D49 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 471 p. ;
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL31471M
ISBN 100810836351
LC Control Number99011960

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