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The Walter Lantz Story

Adamson, Joe. Intro. by Frank Capra

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ISBN 10: 0399130969 / ISBN 13: 9780399130960
Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, NY, 1985
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Fine in a fine DJ; SIGNED WITH A DRAWING by Walter Lantz (drawing of Woody) , inscription and drawing dated 1986. Also a secondary inscription to Willie Mae Worthen, who was the housekeeper and nanny in the R. J. Wagner/Natalie Wood household. Signature, drawing of Woody and secondary inscription on front free endpaper. ; Cloth backed boards; 8vo; 254 p.; DJ; Signed by Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 33646

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Title: The Walter Lantz Story

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, NY

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition

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Active in the field of film animation for more than 50 years, Lantz is best known for having created Woody Woodpecker. Adamson, author of several other books on film, including one on animator Tex Avery, here does a good job of informally recounting Lantz's life and career. The illustrative material is well chosen, and the book is generally well written. A few more dates in the text would have been helpful, however, and a filmography should have been appended. Despite Lantz's sterling personal qualities, his productions were usually of the second rank, and for most libraries the information in Leonard Maltin's Of Mice and Magic (LJ 9/1/80) will be sufficient. For special collections and large libraries, Adamson's book is a worthy addition. John Smothers, Monmouth Cty. Lib., Freehold, N.J.
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