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Winsor McCay : his life and art

Author: John Canemaker
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. & expanded edView all editions and formats
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McCay's ten animated films, among them How a Mosquito Operates (1912) and Gertie the Dinosaur (1914), remain landmarks in the history of this art and were unmatched in the fluid movement and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Winsor McCay; Winsor McCay
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Canemaker
ISBN: 0810959410 9780810959415
OCLC Number: 1020235806
Description: [272] pages
Contents: Phase one: 1867-1903. Michigan years --
Chicago to Cincinnati --
Cincinnati years --
Phase two: 1903-1911. New York and the great comic strips --
Sheepshead Bay --
Vaudeville --
Little Nemo on Broadway --
Phase three: 1911-1934. Animated films --
A Hearst man --
After McCay.
Responsibility: John Canemaker ; foreword by Maurice Sendak.

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