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Author St. Pierre, Paul Matthew.

Title Music hall mimesis in British film, 1895-1960 : on the halls on the screen / Paul Matthew St. Pierre.

Imprint Madison, NJ : Farleigh Dickinson University Press, c2009.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  ML1731 .S7 2009    Available  ---
Description 262 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-237) and index.
Contents Silence is silver : the transmutation of British music hall artists to the silent silver screen -- Patriotism or propaganda : actualities of war and British music hall -- Performing music hall on radio, television, and stage in film -- Screening pantomime dames and principal boys -- Narratives on the boards in film : the spectator-narratee -- Movie star and other funny turns -- Pantomime and music hall performative in the films of Charles Chaplin.
Subject Revues -- Great Britain -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- Great Britain -- History.
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) in motion pictures.
ISBN 9780838641910 (alk. paper)
0838641911 (alk. paper)