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Author Hischak, Thomas S.
Title American literature on stage and screen : 525 works and their adaptations / Thomas S. Hischak.
Published Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2012.
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 Floor4  PN1997.85 .H48 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 300 p. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Each literary work is first described and then every adaptation is examined with a discussion of how accurate the version is and how well it succeeds. In addition to famous novels and short stories by authors, there are also many bestsellers, mysteries, children's books, young adult books, horror novels, science fiction, detective stories, and sensational potboilers"--Provided by publisher.
Subject American fiction -- Film adaptations.
Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Stage adaptations -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures and literature -- United States.
ISBN 0786468424 (softcover : alk. paper)
9780786468423 (softcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 779877003