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The Paramount Story

Eames, John Douglas; Abele, Robert

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ISBN 10: 074323832X / ISBN 13: 9780743238328
Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, 2002
Condition: Very Good+ Hardcover
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Hardcover. As new in slightly used very good dust jacket. Jacket has no chips or tears, just light scuffing. This edition appears to have been produced for in-house promotional distribution by the Paramount Pictures studio to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the studio. It updates the listings of the original edition to the year 2000. Bookseller Inventory # 007061

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Title: The Paramount Story

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York

Publication Date: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: Revised Edition

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Here is the latest in Crown's series of histories of the major Hollywood studios by the author of The MGM Story. Previous books provided a still from each film, along with a brief paragraph giving major credits, a synopsis, and often a critical word or two. Unfortunately, though all Paramount films are included, some lack a photo and have only a one-sentence description. Most of this book's intended audience would probably prefer a picture and more information on such minor worthwhile films as Buy Me That Town or The Mad Doctor (both 1941) instead of full-page photos from Saturday Night Fever or Raiders of the Lost Ark . Still, a necessity for special collections. John Smothers, Monmouth Cty. Lib., Freehold, N.J.
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