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Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1999
To rectify the situation of turning the term 'melodrama' into an abstract category that can be used to describe almost any literary mode, the essays here...

By Dye, William Seddinger
Book. English.
Published Charleston, SC: BiblioLife, 2009

Hardback. English.
Published Farnham: Ashgate, 2011
The premise of this volume is the idea that the melodramatic aesthetic is central to our understanding of 19th-century music drama, broadly defined as...

Paperback. English.
Published London: British Film Institute, 1987

By Pykett, Lyn
Paperback. English.
Published Plymouth: Northcote House, 1994

By Barefoot, Guy, 1957- author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016
In 1945, a year when American crime films were apparently moving out on to the streets of contemporary Los Angeles and New York, one reviewer noted the...

By Booth, Michael R
Published Herbert Jenkins, 1965

By Hudston, Sara
Paperback. English.
Published London: Methuen, 2000
Sara Hudston collects a range of plays, literature and writings about private and public theatrical spectacles during the Victorian era to show how British...

By Jacobs, Lea
Paperback. English.
Published Berkeley, Calif.; London: University of California Press, 2008
Seeking to characterise the radical shifts in taste that changed American life in the Jazz Age, Jacob documents the fims and film genres that were considered...

By Hand, Richard
Paperback. English.
Published Exeter: University of Exeter Press, 2002
Since the Theatre du Grand-Guignol closed its doors, the genre has been overlooked by critics and theatre historians. This book reconsiders the importance...
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