The Liveliest Art: A Panoramic History of the Movies – from Nickelodeon to the wide screen, includes a fascinating appraisal of a unique art – the industry and heroes and villains, hits and flops that have shaped its first half century. The book also includes 31 rare movie photos. Profiles include D.W. Griffith; Chaplin and the rise of the Star System; the European Avant-Garde; Sin, Scandal and the Hays Office; the Script and the Stars; and the Challenge of Television.
The book is in good condition, with some page yellowing from years of storage, along with signs of wear on the cover, bends and creases.
- Size: 4x7 in