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ENGLISH LANGUAGE

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American Animated Films: The Silent Era, 1897 - 1929, by Denis Gifford. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 1990. 208 pages.

Animated TV Specials: The Complete Directory to the First Twenty-Five Years, 1962 - 1987, by George W. Woolery. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1989. 542 pages.

Animating Culture: Hollwood Cartoons from the Sound Era, by Eric Smoodin. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 1993. 216 pages. US$37.00 cloth, $15.95 paper.

Animation, Caricature, and Gag and Political Cartoons in the United States and Canada: A Bibliography, compiled by John A. Lent. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1994. 440 pages. US$75.00.

The Art of the Animated Image: An Anthology, edited by Charles Solomon. Los Angeles: American Film Institute, 1987. 96 pages.

ASIFA List of Animation Schools, compiled by Gunnar Strøm. Volda, Norway: Møre and Romsdal College (box 188, N-6101 Volda, Norway), 1993. 91 pages.

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B

Before Mickey: The Animated Film 1898 - 1928, by Donald Crafton. Chicago: U Chicago P, 1993. 413 pages.

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C

Cartoons: One Hundred Years of Cinema Animation, by Giannalberto Bendazzi. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1994 (distributor for John Libbey & Co., Ltd., London). 514 pages.

Children¹s Television: The First Thirty-Five Years, 1962 - 1987 (Part I: Animated Cartoon Series), by George W. Woolery. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1983.

Chuck Jones: A Flurry of Drawings, by Hugh Kenner. Berkeley, CA: U California P, 1994.

A Century of Women Cartoonists, by Trina Robbins. Northampton, MA: Kitchen Sink, 1993. 180 pages. US$24.95 cloth, $16.95 paper.

Clay Animation: American Highlights 1908 to the Present, by Michael Frierson. New York: Twayne, 1994. US$29.95 cloth, $18.95 paper.

Comic Art of Europe: An International, Comprehensive Bibliography, compiled by John A. Lent. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1994. 688 pages. US$95.00.

Comic Books and Comic Strips in the United States: An International Bibliography, compiled by John A. Lent. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1994. 624 pages. US$85.00.

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E

Eisenstein on Disney, by Sergei Eisensteing (edited by Jay Leyda). London: Methuen, 1988. 101 pages.

Emile Cohl, Caricature, and Film, by Donald Crafton. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 1990. 404 pages. US$24.95 paper.

The Encyclopedia of Animated Cartoons, by Jeff Lenburg. Facts On File, Inc. 460 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10016-7382. $40.00/cloth.

Experimental Animation: Origins of a New Art, by Robert Russett and Cecile Starr. New York: Da Capo, 1988. 224 pages.

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Figures of Motion: Len Lye, Selected Writings, edited by Wystan Currow and Roger Horrocks. Auckland: Auckland UP, 1984. 152 pages.

Frank Tashlin, edited by Roger Garcia. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1994 (distributor for The British Film Institute). 300 pages. US$39.95 paper.

From Mouse to Mermaid: The Politics of Film, Gender, and Culture, edited by Elizabeth Bell. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1995. Cloth - US$39.95, Paper - US$16.95.

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Hayao Miyazaki, Master of Japanese Animation: Films, Themes, Artistry, by Helen McCarthy. Berkeley: Stone Bridge Press, 1999. ISBN 1-880656-41-8; US$18.95 paper.

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The Illusion of Life: Essays on Animation, edited by Alan Cholodenko. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1993 (distributor for the Power Institute of Fine Arts, University of Sidney). 312 pages. US$35.00 cloth, $14.95 paper.

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A Life of Animated Fantasy (Zagreb animation), by Nenad Pata. Zagreb: Zagreb Film, 1984 (available from the Zagreb Festival office). 215 pages.

Light Moving in Time: Studies in the Visual Aesthetics of Avant-Garde Film, by William C. Wees. Berkeley, CA: U California P, 1992.

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Manga! Manga! The World of Japanese Comics, by Frederik L. Schodt. New York: Kodansha America, 1983. 260 pages. US$16.95.

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Perspectives on American Culture: Essays on Humor, Literature, and the Popular Arts, by M. Thomas Inge. West Cornwall, CT: Locust Hill, 1994. 276 pages. US$32 cloth.

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Storytelling in Animation: The Art of the Animated Image Vol. 2, edited by John Canemaker. Los Angeles: American Film Institute, 1988. 154 pages. US$9.95.

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Tinker Belles and Evil Queens: The Walt Disney Company from the Inside Out, by Sean Griffin. New York: New York University Press, 2000. ISBN 1-8147-3123-6. US$18.95 paper.

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Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art, by Scott McCloud. Northampton, MA: Kitchen Sink, 1993. US$19.95 paper.

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Walt Disney: A Bio-Bibliography, by Kathy Merlock Jackson. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993. 364 pages. US$49.95.

Walt Disney and Europe: European Influences on the Animated Films of Walt Disney, by Robin Allan. London: John Libbey, 1999. In North America, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-253-21353-3; US$35 paper. ISBN 0-253-33652-X; US$59.95 cloth.

Walt in Wonderland: The Silent Films of Walt Disney, by Russell Merritt and J.B. Kaufman.

Women and Animation: A Comendium, edited by Jayne Pilling. London: British Film Institute, 1992. 144 pages. £8.95 paper.

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ITALIAN LANGUAGE

Il movimento creato: Studi e documenti di ventisei saggisti sul cinema d¹animazione, by Giannalberto Bendazzi and Guido Michelone. Torino: Pluriverso, 1993.

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