Electric Edwardians: The Films of Mitchell and Kenyon (2006 ed.)

Electric Edwardians: The Films of Mitchell and Kenyon (2006 ed.)

By: Vanessa Toulmin (author)Hardback

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Presents a visual record of the films of Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon, combined with a discussion of the films and the social context of their production by Vanessa Toulmin, a leading authority on the collection. This book provides an introduction to the work of the M&K company.

About Author

Vanessa Toulmin is Research Director, National Fairground Archive at the University of Sheffield and a leading authority on Victorian entertainment and film.


Section 1: The Company; Section.- 2: The Films; Section .- 3: Leisure and Recreation; Case Study: The Crewe Carnival Film; Section .- 4: Sport; Case Study: Molde Cricket Controversy; Section.- 5: Industry; Case Study 5: Child labour; Section.- 6: Boer War; Case Study 6: Private Ward V.C; Section .- 7: The Showman/Showmanship; Case Study 7: A.D Thomas; Section.- 8: The Edwardian City; Case Study 8: The Park films; Section .- 9: Section 6: Military Movements; Case Study 9: Baden Powell.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781844571444
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781844571444
  • ISBN10: 1844571440
  • edition: 2006 ed.

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