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Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (February 28, 2009)
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a beautiful, lavish historical past of silent videos - with greater than four hundred outstanding photos - captures the beginning of movie and icons like Chaplin, Garbo, Clara Bow, and Valentino. Drawing at the notable choice of The Library of Congress, one of many maximum repositories for silent movie and memorabilia, Peter Kobel has created the definitive visible heritage of silent movie. From its delivery within the Eighteen Nineties, with the earliest narrative shorts, during the very good full-length beneficial properties of the Nineteen Twenties, SILENT videos captures the best administrators and actors and their immortal movies. SILENT videos additionally appears on the know-how of early movie, using colour images, and the recovery paintings being spearheaded through a few of Hollywood's most vital administrators, corresponding to Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola. Richly illustrated from the Library of Congress's vast selection of posters, paper prints, movie stills, and memorabilia-most of that have by no means been in print-SILENT videos is a crucial paintings of historical past that would even be a sought-after present booklet for all fanatics of movie.