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Lenburg, Jeff

Overview
Works: 39 works in 167 publications in 2 languages and 8,242 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  History  Encyclopedias  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NC1766.U5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeff Lenburg
The encyclopedia of animated cartoons by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases silent cartoons, theatrical sound cartoon series, full-length animated features, animated television specials, and television cartoon series dating from 1911 to the present
The Facts On File guide to research by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a basic guide which discusses research strategies, including finding research items by categories such as type or subject area, and providing critieria that can be used to evaluate each resource
The great cartoon directors by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of animated cartoon series by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Stooges scrapbook by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For more than 50 years--in 200 comedy shorts, 25 feature films, and thousands of television, onstage, and personal appearances--The Three Stooges dished out their classic comedy mayhem to the delight of audiences of all ages around the world. And for the last 30 years, one book, indicative of the trio's enduring popularity and lasting legacy, has given fans the details they crave. his lovingly assembled tribute to those cinematic clowns is a meticulously researched and written account of every aspect of the Stooges' lives and careers, copiously illustrated with more than 400 photographs and illustrations throughout
Dustin Hoffman, Hollywood's anti-hero by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's who in animated cartoons : an international guide to film & television's award-winning and legendary animators by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is the long overdue first biographical reference and first book of its kind to chronicle the amazing careers of nearly 300 of animation's most honored and recognized animator-directors and animator-producers from around the world since this popular art form was born 100 years ago." "Who's Who in Animated Cartoons is a detailed A-to-Z reference that provides birth dates, places of birth, personal and educational backgrounds, a discussion of early film work, styles and influences, key films and television productions, and the origins of characters. The animator's most important milestones and achievements, along with insightful quotes and comments from the animators themselves about their work are included." "The creators of animated cartoon shorts, full-length animated features, animated television specials, and animated television series from around the world are here. This includes many notable animation pioneers who, because of their groundbreaking innovations and pioneering technical wizardry, paved the way for future animators long before industry awards were established." "With more than 70 never-before-published photos and illustrations, including a full-color section of animation art, culled from private collections and many animators' personal collections, this book is an invaluable guide to the men and women who have shaped cinematic and television animation for decades to come."--Jacket
Career opportunities in animation by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader will find a quick reference Career Profile for each job summarizing its notable features, a Career Ladder illustrating frequent routes to and from the position described, and a comprehensive text pointing out special skills, education, training, and relevant associations. Appendixes include educational and training programs, professional unions and associations, government agencies, and Internet resources
Peekaboo : the story of Veronica Lake by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1940s, Veronica Lake stirred a nation of filmgoers with her memorable performances. The sultry blond bombshell rocketed to stardom for Paramount Pictures only for her life and career to spiral out of control. By age twentynine, Veronica was washed up, broke, and destitute, and her career on the ash heap. Her fall from grace started with her dominating mother, who saw her insecure daughter as her meal ticket, only to end tragically after Veronica's years of struggling with paranoid schizophrenia and alcoholism. This fully authorized, expanded edition, featuring interviews with friends and family and 100 stunning illustrations, tells the complete unvarnished truth of the rise and fall of one of the screen's most beloved stars
All the gold in California : and other people, places, & things by Larry Gatlin( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball's All-Star Game : a game-by-game guide by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Disney : the mouse that roared by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of the legendary animator who created Mickey Mouse, released the first American animated feature film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and was the owner of Walt Disney Studios and Disneyland
Matt Groening : from spitballs to Springfield by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Matt Groening ("rhymes with complaining"), the mad genius behind the Life in Hell cartoon strip and the Simpsons, TV's longest-running animated series
Dudley Moore : an informal biography by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renegade at heart : an autobiography by Lorenzo Lamas( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lorenzo Lamas has played many roles over the course of his rollercoaster career. Star of two major television shows, five-time husband, and reality show star, Lamas has been tabloid fodder for decades. Fans can easily believe they have seen every side of Lamas. But the truth is far more interesting--and surprising"--Amazon.com
Hayao Miyazaki : Japan's premier anime storyteller by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and career of the Japanese animation filmmaker who is one of the most respected professionals in the field and is known for his work on "Kiki's Delivery Service," "Princess Mononoke," and "Spirited away."
How to make a million dollars with your voice (or lose your tonsils trying) by Gary Owens( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Owens and Jeff Lenburg show how to go about breaking into the voice business, in acting, communications, and broadcasting. Owens voices over 1,000 commercials a year in the U.S. and offers advice from his own experiences, together with anecdotes from his lengthy career as a voice-over actor
John Lasseter : the whiz who made Pixar king by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of Jonn Lasseter, one of the founding members of Pixar Animation Studios
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera : the sultans of Saturday morning by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the lives and careers of the American animators who together created some of the most successful and beloved animation cartoons, including Tom and Jerry, the Flintstones, Yogi Bear, Johnny Quest, the Jetsons, the Smurfs, and Scooby-Doo
Tex Avery : Hollywood's master of screwball cartoons by Jeff Lenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of the legendary animator behind such classic characters as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and Elmer Fudd
 
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The encyclopedia of animated cartoons
Alternative Names
Jeff Lenburg author

Jeff Lenburg Autor

Languages
English (134)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The Facts On File guide to researchThe great cartoon directorsThe Three Stooges scrapbookWho's who in animated cartoons : an international guide to film & television's award-winning and legendary animatorsCareer opportunities in animationPeekaboo : the story of Veronica LakeAll the gold in California : and other people, places, & thingsWalt Disney : the mouse that roared