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Author Pease, Donald E
Title Theodor Seuss Geisel : Theodor Geisel
Imprint Cary : Oxford University Press USA - OSO, 2010
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Descript 1 online resource (193 pages)
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Series Lives and Legacies Ser
Lives and Legacies Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- One: DR. SEUSS'S PASSAGE HOME -- Two: BECOMING DR. SEUSS -- Three: DR. SEUSS RETURNS -- Four: DR. SEUSS AND HELEN GEISEL'S EMPIRE -- Five: DR. SEUSS'S LEGACY -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
Given unprecedented access to Dartmouth's extensive Theodor Geisel holdings, Pease captures this life in full as he offers fresh insights into the sources of Geisel's creativity, from his surreal images to his anti-authoritarian stance and slapstick humor. Readers are treated to many lesser-known illustrations, such as his censored creations during college, insecticide ads, and wartime political cartoons--all of which offer a glimpse of his early artistic style and the visual origins of the more famous creatures that later populated his children's books
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Pease, Donald E. Theodor Seuss Geisel : Theodor Geisel Cary : Oxford University Press USA - OSO,c2010 9780195323023
Subject Seuss, -- Dr.;Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.;Illustrators -- United States -- Biography.;Children's literature -- Authorship
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