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Animated cartoons

how they are made, their origin and development

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This edition was published in by Charles Scribner's sons in New York, USA.

Written in English

261 pages

Elaborately illustrated with drawings and diagrams

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Cover of: Animated cartoons
Animated cartoons: how they are made, their origin and development
1998, Applewood Books
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Animated Cartoons
Animated Cartoons
June 1976, Gordon Pr Pubs
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Animated cartoons
Cover of: Animated cartoons
Cover of: Animated cartoons
Animated cartoons: how they are made, their origin and development
1920, Charles Scribner's sons
Hardcover in English

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Animated cartoons

how they are made, their origin and development

First published in 1920



Work Description

From dustjacket: For the professional artist animated cartoons have opened up a new field of endeavor, while to the general public the little animated figures and dancing letters are one the most interesting and mysterious features of any motion-picture performance. This book has been written for both artist and public.
It reviews the development of motion pictures from the toy stage of the old thaumatrope and the beginnings of animated cartoons. It explains, for instance, how simply the letters in a trick title can be made to dance about the screen and finally fall into proper place in the announcement; also the processes, apparatus, photography, and other technical matters - how movement in the human figure is obtained - notes on animal locomotion - dissolving scenes - title balloons - how, by ingenious contrivances, the actual number of drawings required to produce a given effect of motion is lessened - the importance of the animated diagram for educational purposes, etc., etc.

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THE picture thrown on the wall by the magic-lantern, although an illusion, and no more tangible than a shadow, has nevertheless a certain tactile quality.
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Dewey 741.5/8

Animated cartoons

how they are made, their origin and development

This edition was published in by Charles Scribner's sons in New York, USA.


Edition Description

Elaborately illustrated with drawings and diagrams

Classifications

Library of Congress
NC1765 .L8

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
xx, 261 p.
Number of pages
261

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6622808M
Internet Archive
cu31924075701304
LC Control Number
20003350
OCLC/WorldCat
1451495

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April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Imported from Scriblio MARC record.