(2011)

Fantagraphics, 2011 Series
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Price:
29.99 USD
Pages:
296
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
978-1-60699-441-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978160699441252999
Editing:
David Gerstein; Gary Groth
Color:
Black and White with some Color
Dimensions:
26.5 × 22.8 cm
Paper Stock:
White Matte
Binding:
Hardcover
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse

[Dedication] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Master of Mickey Epics (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Warren Spector
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Of Mouse & Man (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Thomas Andrae
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Biography of Floyd Gottfredson covering the years 1930-1931.

Floyd Gottfredson, the Mickey Strip ...and Me (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Norman
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Floyd Norman on meeting Floyd Gottfredson when he began working at Disney, and the eventual demise of the Micky Mouse comic strip.

Mickey Mouse in Death Valley (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Title page for the first chapter in this volume.

An Indebted Valley (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Discussion of the adventure Mickey Mouse in Death Valley.

Mickey Mouse in Death Valley (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 50 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Terrible Tom; Sylvester Shyster; Clarabelle Cow; Horse Collar; Algernon (mule); Pegleg Pete; Frenchy; Roscoe (dog); The Fox; Rasmus Rat; Sheriff Bull; Hank; Mortimer Mouse; Deputy Hank
Synopsis:
Minnie inherits a gold mine from her uncle. Shyster and Pegleg Pete chase Mickey and Minnie across the desert trying to steal the map.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1930.04.01 - 1930.09.20
Keywords:
desert; gold mine; lynching

Mr. Slicker and the Egg Robbers (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Sheiks and Lovers (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Mr. Slicker and the Egg Robbers (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse; Mr. Slicker; Horsecollar; Squire Skinflint; Clarabelle; Marcus Mouse; Constable Goat; Squeaky; Butch; Tiny
Synopsis:
Someone is stealing the eggs of Minnie Mouse's father's chickens.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1930.09.22 - 1931.01.17
Keywords:
miniature golf

Indexer Notes

Contains the stories "Mr. Slicker and the Egg Robbers" and the short stories "Mickey Mouse Music", "The Picnic" and "Traffic Troubles".

Mickey Mouse vs Kat Nipp (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Katnippery (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Mickey Mouse vs Kat Nipp (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Kat Nipp; Barnacle Bill
Synopsis:
When Kat Nipp ties knots in Mickey's tail, Mickey schemes a way to get even.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1931.01.19 - 1931.02.25
Keywords:
moonshine still

Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion and High Society (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals

High Society: Reality Show Edition (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion and High Society (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Ruffhouse Rat; Minnie Mouse; Creamo Catnera; Graham Kracker; Butch
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1931.02.26 - 1931.05.30

Circus Roustabout and Pluto the Pup (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Mick Of All Trades (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Circus Roustabout and Pluto the Pup (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Butch; Madamoiselle Maltese; Ambrose Bones; Pluto; Horsecollar
Synopsis:
Micky and Butch join the circus. When Mickey returns home he finds a stray dog he names Pluto.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1931.06.01 - 1931.07.18
Keywords:
circus

Mickey Mouse and the Ransom Plot (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Middle-Euro Mouse (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Mickey Mouse and the Ransom Plot (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Clarabelle; Horsecollar; Minnie Mouse; Pluto; Gypsy Queen
Synopsis:
Mickey and Minnie go camping with Clarabelle and Horsecollar. While camping, Minnie is kidnapped by gypsies.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1931.07.20 - 1931.11.07
Keywords:
camping; Gypsy

Fireman Mickey and Clarabelle's Boarding House (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
?

Characters:
Horsecollar; Clarabelle

A Mouse (and a Horse and a Cow) Against the World (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Letters:
typeset

Fireman Mickey and Clarabelle's Boarding House (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
Floyd Gottfredson

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Horsecollar; Clarabelle; Pop Weezil; Minnie Mouse; Pluto; Mr. Snout
Synopsis:
Mickey is a fireman and then convinces Horsecollar to marry Clarabelle.
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1931.11.09 - 1932.01.09

Essays and Special Features (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

In the Beginning: Ub Iwerks and the Birth of Mickey Mouse (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Thomas Andrae
Pencils:
Ub Iwerks
Inks:
Ub Iwerks
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
The creation of Mickey Mouse and the influence Ub Iwerks had on the creation.

Starting the Strip (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
Letters:
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Synopsis:
The history of how the Mickey Mouse strip began.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Mouse / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Disney
Pencils:
Ub Iwerks
Inks:
Ub Iwerks
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Mickey Mouse; Minnie Mouse
Reprints:
  • from Mickey Mouse dailies (King Features) 1930.01.13 - 1930.03.31

The Cast: Mickey and Minnie (Table of Contents)

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Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
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Synopsis:
The early personalities of Mickey and Minnie are explored.

Sharing the Spotlight: Walt Disney... ...and Win Smith (Table of Contents)

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Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
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typeset

Synopsis:
Discussion of the early strips by Walt Disney and Win Smith.

Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse in Death Valley (Table of Contents)

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Script:
David Gerstein
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?
Inks:
?
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?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Discussion of foreign reprints of the "Mickey Mouse in Death Valley" storyline, including three cover reproductions.

Uncloaking the Fox (Table of Contents)

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Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
?
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?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Discussion of the Fox character from the "Mickey Mouse in Death Valley" storyline.

Behind the Scenes: Pencil Mania (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the few known examples of Gottfredson's original pencils for the Mickey Mouse strip.

Gottfredson's World: Mr. Slicker & the Egg Robbers (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at some of the foreign edition covers for the "Mickey Mouse & the Egg Robbers" storyline.

Sharing the Spotlight: Roy Nelson (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alberto Becattini; David Gerstein
Pencils:
Roy Nelson
Inks:
Roy Nelson
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the artwork of Roy Nelson.

Sharing the Spotlight: Jack King (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alberto Becattini; David Gerstein
Pencils:
Jack King
Inks:
Jack King
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the work of Jack King.

Sharing the Spotlight: Hardie Gramatky (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alberto Becattini; David Gerstein
Pencils:
Hardie Gramatky
Inks:
Hardie Gramatky
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the work of Hardie Gramatky.

The One-Off Gottfredson Spin-Off (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
Frank Behmak
Inks:
Frank Behmak
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at two German strips that were created in the Floyd Gottfredson style.

The Comics Dept. at Work: Mickey Mouse in Color... and Black & White (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at other early Mickey Mouse artwork outside the comic strip.

Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse vs. Kat Nip (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at foreign editions of the Mickey Mouse vs Kat Nip storyline.

Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at foreign editions of the Mickey Mouse Boxing Champion storyline.

Sharing the Spotlight: Earl Duvall (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
Earl Duvall
Inks:
Earl Duvall
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the work of Earl Duvall.

The Cast: Butch (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the evolution of Butch.

Sharing the Spotlight: Al Taliaferro (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
Pencils:
Al Taliaferro
Inks:
Al Taliaferro
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the work of Al Taliaferro.

The Gottfredson Gang in "Their Own" Words (Table of Contents)

text article / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
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Synopsis:
A look at some promotional items from the earliest days of the Mickey Mouse comic strip.

Gottfredson's World: Strange Tales of Late 1931 (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
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?
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typeset

Synopsis:
A look at the foreign editions of some storylines from 1931.

The Cast: Pluto (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
David Gerstein
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?
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?
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typeset

Synopsis:
The evolution of the Pluto character.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Floyd Gottfredson
Pencils:
Floyd Gottfredson
Inks:
Floyd Gottfredson
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A look at a Mickey Mouse Christmas card.
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Mouse
  2. 1. [Dedication]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. The Master of Mickey Epics
  5. 4. Of Mouse & Man
  6. 5. Floyd Gottfredson, the Mickey Strip ...and Me
  7. 6. Mickey Mouse in Death Valley
    Mickey Mouse
  8. 7. An Indebted Valley
  9. 8. Mickey Mouse in Death Valley
    Mickey Mouse
  10. 9. Mr. Slicker and the Egg Robbers
    Mickey Mouse
  11. 10. Sheiks and Lovers
  12. 11. Mr. Slicker and the Egg Robbers
    Mickey Mouse
  13. 12. Mickey Mouse vs Kat Nipp
    Mickey Mouse
  14. 13. Katnippery
  15. 14. Mickey Mouse vs Kat Nipp
  16. 15. Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion and High Society
    Mickey Mouse
  17. 16. High Society: Reality Show Edition
  18. 17. Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion and High Society
    Mickey Mouse
  19. 18. Circus Roustabout and Pluto the Pup
    Mickey Mouse
  20. 19. Mick Of All Trades
  21. 20. Circus Roustabout and Pluto the Pup
    Mickey Mouse
  22. 21. Mickey Mouse and the Ransom Plot
    Mickey Mouse
  23. 22. Middle-Euro Mouse
  24. 23. Mickey Mouse and the Ransom Plot
    Mickey Mouse
  25. 24. Fireman Mickey and Clarabelle's Boarding House
    Mickey Mouse
  26. 25. A Mouse (and a Horse and a Cow) Against the World
  27. 26. Fireman Mickey and Clarabelle's Boarding House
    Mickey Mouse
  28. 27. Essays and Special Features
  29. 28. In the Beginning: Ub Iwerks and the Birth of Mickey Mouse
  30. 29. Starting the Strip
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Mouse
  32. 31. The Cast: Mickey and Minnie
  33. 32. Sharing the Spotlight: Walt Disney... ...and Win Smith
  34. 33. Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse in Death Valley
  35. 34. Uncloaking the Fox
  36. 35. Behind the Scenes: Pencil Mania
  37. 36. Gottfredson's World: Mr. Slicker & the Egg Robbers
  38. 37. Sharing the Spotlight: Roy Nelson
  39. 38. Sharing the Spotlight: Jack King
  40. 39. Sharing the Spotlight: Hardie Gramatky
  41. 40. The One-Off Gottfredson Spin-Off
  42. 41. The Comics Dept. at Work: Mickey Mouse in Color... and Black & White
  43. 42. Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse vs. Kat Nip
  44. 43. Gottfredson's World: Mickey Mouse, Boxing Champion
  45. 44. Sharing the Spotlight: Earl Duvall
  46. 45. The Cast: Butch
  47. 46. Sharing the Spotlight: Al Taliaferro
  48. 47. The Gottfredson Gang in "Their Own" Words
  49. 48. Gottfredson's World: Strange Tales of Late 1931
  50. 49. The Cast: Pluto
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
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