Dickerson, Gary E.
Title THE CINEMA OF BASEBALL: Images of America, 1929-1989
Book Condition Fine in gilt-lettered blue cloth binding; no dust jacket as issued. Illustrated intext with b&w stills; 178 pages, including index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Westport/London: Meckler, (1991).
0887367100 / 9780887367106
Seller ID 40539.00
Scholarly analysis of America's pasttime as seen through the filter of the silver screen during the sound era, 1929 through 1989. Dickerson launches his study with an interesting discussion of PRIDE OF THE YANKEES as the baseball biopic prototype.
Film History and Criticism. Sports Fiction. Hollywood. Baseball.