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10 edition of The taste for beauty found in the catalog.

The taste for beauty

by Eric Rohmer

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture plays -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric Rohmer ; translated by Carol Volk.
    SeriesCambridge studies in film
    ContributionsNarboni, Jean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995 .R63513 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2200624M
    ISBN 100521351529, 052138592X
    LC Control Number89022229

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