(Chicago): Ridge Press/Playboy Press, (1974). First Edition. Hardcover. 4to. Patterned boards in photographic dust jacket. Near fine in a very good plus dust jacket. Light dents and minimal edgewear to jacket. Interior bright, clean, and tight throughout. 384pp. Near fine / very good +. Item #18251
A thorough survey of cinema itself. Extensively illustrated in B&W photographs, with hundreds of films mentioned; tracks the development of important genres throughout film history.