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Figures of desire

a theory and analysis of surrealist film

by Williams, Linda

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buñuel, Luis, 1900-,
  • Dalí, Salvador, 1904-,
  • Surrealism in motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLinda Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S85 W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 229 p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4112436M
    ISBN 100252008782
    LC Control Number80027490

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