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8 edition of The First Time I Got Paid for It found in the catalog.

The First Time I Got Paid for It

by Laura J. Shapiro

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Published by Da Capo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Business Aspects,
  • Motion picture authorship,
  • Performing Arts / Business Aspects,
  • Screenwriters,
  • Film,
  • Film & Video - Screenwriting

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam, Goldman (Foreword, Editor), Peter, Lefcourt (Editor), Laurie Gwen, Shapiro (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9780506M
    ISBN 100306810972
    ISBN 109780306810978
    OCLC/WorldCa56466803

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The First Time I Got Paid for It is a one-of-a-kind collection of essays by more than fifty leading film and television writers, with a foreword by screenwriting legend William Goldman.

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