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The silent cinema in song, 1896-1929 : an illustrated history and catalog of songs inspired by the movies and stars, with a list of recordings / Ken Wlaschin.

Ken Wlaschin

Jefferson, N.C. ; London : McFarland & Company, 2009.

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  • Title:
    The silent cinema in song, 1896-1929 : an illustrated history and catalog of songs inspired by the movies and stars, with a list of recordings / Ken Wlaschin.
  • Author: Ken Wlaschin
  • Subjects: Silent films -- Songs and music -- Chronology; Silent film music -- Chronology; Motion picture actors and actresses -- Biography; Silent films -- Songs and music -- Discography; Silent film music -- Discography;
    Dewey: 782.4216409041
  • Publication Details: Jefferson, N.C. ; London : McFarland & Company, 2009.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Movies and moviegoing -- Movie personalities and their films -- Recordings.
    Summary: "This study begins the documentation of the lost history of songs of the silent cinema. Part one chronologically lists and describes songs about movies created between 1896 and 1929. Part two provides an alphabetical list of movie stars, including a brief biography of each. Part three reviews the recordings of these songs"--Provided by publisher.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780786438044 (pbk.) : £36.50; ISBN 0786438045 (pbk.) : £36.50; BNB GBA8B9822; System number: 014778406
  • Notes: Formerly CIP.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-365) and index.
  • Physical Description: v, 388 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Shelfmark(s): Open Access  Humanities 2 Reading Room HUS 789.31242
    General Reference Collection YC.2009.b.2144
    Document Supply m09/.12640
  • UIN: BLL01014778406

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