Birth of the Talkies

Birth of the Talkies : Edison to Jolson

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Surveys the events and personalities leading to the transition from silent to sound cinema, from Edison's 1877 phonograph to the 1929 success of Jolson's Jazz Singer, and the effects of sound on Hollywood film productionshow more

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  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 157.48 x 241.3 x 33.02mm | 725.74g
  • INDIANA UNIV PR
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0253107431
  • 9780253107435

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