Keystone The Life and Clowns of Mack Sennett
Simon Louvish


New York: Faber and Faber, Inc., 2004. First American edition First American edition. Hardcover. Fine condition in fine dust jacket. 352 pages. Selected bibliography, general index, and index of films. Black and white photographs. Biography of silent movie writer and director Mack Sennett, the "Father of American Slapstick" known best for his creation "The Keystone Kops". Sennett trained under D.W. Griffith and became famed in his own right for creating a celluloid world where chaos was order, the action unstoppable, and banana peels, car crashes and leaps from tall buildings were a matter of course. Fine Hardcover 9780553107340 (Item ID: E23073)


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