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The Resource Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss : essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel, edited by Thomas Fensch

Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss : essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel, edited by Thomas Fensch

Label
Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss : essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel
Title
Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss
Title remainder
essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Fensch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Writings examine how Geisel revolutionalized reading, and look at his characters, themes, lifestyle, and writing habits
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3513.E2
LC item number
Z79 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fensch, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seuss
  • Children
  • Children's stories, American
  • Children's stories, American
  • Authors, American
  • Illustrators
  • Illustration of books
Label
Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss : essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel, edited by Thomas Fensch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chronology -- The wacky world of Dr. Seuss delights the child -- and adult -- readers of his books/Peter Bunzel -- Children's friend/E.J. Kahn, Jr. -- 25 years of working wonder with words/Helen Renthal -- "Then I doodled a tree"/Lewis Nichols -- Seuss for the goose is Seuss for the gander/Selma G. Lanes -- Dr. Seuss and the naked ladies: blowing the lid off the private life of America's most beloved author/Carolyn See -- And, dear Dr. Seuss, the whole world's in love with yeuss/George Kane -- The beginnings of Dr. Seuss: a conversation with Theodore S. Geisel/Edward Connery Lathem -- Dr. Seuss's Green-eggs-and-ham world/Judith Frutig -- Dr. Seuss at 75: Grinch, Cat in Hat, Wocket and generations of kids in his pocket/Cynthia Gorney -- How the Grinch stole reading: the serious nonsense of Dr. Seuss/Warren T. Greenleaf -- The good Dr. Seuss/Jonathan Cott -- "Somebody's got to win" in kids' books: an interview with Dr. Seuss on his books for children, young and old/U.S. News & World Report -- The private world of Dr. Seuss: a visit to Theodore Geisel's La Jolla mountaintop/Hilliard Harper -- Maurice Sendak and Dr. Seuss: a conversation/Glenn Edward Sadler -- On beyond zebra with Dr. Seuss/Rita Roth -- The cabinet of Dr. Seuss/Alison Lurie -- The mouse in the corner, the fly on the wall: what very young eyes see in picture books/Karla Kuskin -- Dr. Seuss and Dr. Einstein: children's books and scientific imagination/Chet Raymo -- Turning loose/Sue Monk Kidd -- Dr. Seuss finally transcended the gender barrier/Jan Benzel -- Dr. Seuss remembered/Publishers Weekly -- He left us smiles/Leonard S. Marcus -- Oh, the places you've taken us: the reading teacher's tribute to Dr. Seuss/Elizabeth B. Moje and Woan-Ru Shyu -- The doctor beloved by all/Stefan Kanfer -- Epitaph: green eggs and me/Peter W. Bernstein -- Appendix: all-time bestselling hardcover children's books -- Annotated bibliography -- Index
Control code
37418407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9780786403882
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97036069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37418407
Label
Of Sneetches and Whos and the good Dr. Seuss : essays on the writings and life of Theodor Geisel, edited by Thomas Fensch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chronology -- The wacky world of Dr. Seuss delights the child -- and adult -- readers of his books/Peter Bunzel -- Children's friend/E.J. Kahn, Jr. -- 25 years of working wonder with words/Helen Renthal -- "Then I doodled a tree"/Lewis Nichols -- Seuss for the goose is Seuss for the gander/Selma G. Lanes -- Dr. Seuss and the naked ladies: blowing the lid off the private life of America's most beloved author/Carolyn See -- And, dear Dr. Seuss, the whole world's in love with yeuss/George Kane -- The beginnings of Dr. Seuss: a conversation with Theodore S. Geisel/Edward Connery Lathem -- Dr. Seuss's Green-eggs-and-ham world/Judith Frutig -- Dr. Seuss at 75: Grinch, Cat in Hat, Wocket and generations of kids in his pocket/Cynthia Gorney -- How the Grinch stole reading: the serious nonsense of Dr. Seuss/Warren T. Greenleaf -- The good Dr. Seuss/Jonathan Cott -- "Somebody's got to win" in kids' books: an interview with Dr. Seuss on his books for children, young and old/U.S. News & World Report -- The private world of Dr. Seuss: a visit to Theodore Geisel's La Jolla mountaintop/Hilliard Harper -- Maurice Sendak and Dr. Seuss: a conversation/Glenn Edward Sadler -- On beyond zebra with Dr. Seuss/Rita Roth -- The cabinet of Dr. Seuss/Alison Lurie -- The mouse in the corner, the fly on the wall: what very young eyes see in picture books/Karla Kuskin -- Dr. Seuss and Dr. Einstein: children's books and scientific imagination/Chet Raymo -- Turning loose/Sue Monk Kidd -- Dr. Seuss finally transcended the gender barrier/Jan Benzel -- Dr. Seuss remembered/Publishers Weekly -- He left us smiles/Leonard S. Marcus -- Oh, the places you've taken us: the reading teacher's tribute to Dr. Seuss/Elizabeth B. Moje and Woan-Ru Shyu -- The doctor beloved by all/Stefan Kanfer -- Epitaph: green eggs and me/Peter W. Bernstein -- Appendix: all-time bestselling hardcover children's books -- Annotated bibliography -- Index
Control code
37418407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 219 pages
Isbn
9780786403882
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97036069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37418407

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