Shakespeare on Silent Film: An Excellent Dumb Discourse

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A research monograph which analyses both well-known and very little-known silent Shakespeare films in the light of their original production, exhibition and reception contexts. It uses the striking popularity of the films to examine both the workings of the film industry of its moment and the cultural circulation of Shakespeare in this period.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages342
ISBN (Print)978-0-521-87199-0
Publication statusPublished - May 2009

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