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Writing for Television - Arthur Swinson

Adam & Charles Black, 1955, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ — in Good Dustwrapper. Edges of the dustwrapper somewhat ruffled, overall marked and browned although complete. Boards spotted and slightly soiled at lower edges. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Browning to the pastedowns and blanks.

Illustrated with black and white plates and a fold-out plan. From the cover: “With the arrival of commercial television, the opportunities for writers have been greatly increased. But for a writer to be successful, he must have a knowledge of the special techniques required by Television, and to understand thoroughly the medium for which he is working. His book includes chapters on the preparation of the script, its layout and construction, dialogue and situation, drama, talks and light entertainment, and dramatised and other types of documentary, the relation between the writer and producer and a survey of the scope in Television for the writer, with helpful information of how and where work may be placed. ”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 144