First Edition of Chuck Reducks. Signed by the Late Animation Legend. Chuck Jones Chuck Reducks: Drawing from the Fun Side of Life (1996). Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 286 pages, 8.25 x 10.25 approx.
Condition: Unread in Extra Fine Condition (Book and dust jacket crisp without noticeable flaws or defects). No rips, tears, writing, creases including DJ in same condition.No remainder and not price clipped. Book collector estate copy out of storage. DJ may show barely noticeable scuffing.
The legendary, late world-renowned animation director of Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck further shares his life, his inspiration, and his timeless creations in this charming and funny sequel to his treasured memoir, Chuck Amuck--with a Foreword, this time, by Robin Williams. Extremely difficult to locate Signed, First Edition in this condition. Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones (September 21, 1912 February 22, 2002) was an American animator, cartoon artist, screenwriter, producer and director of animated films, most memorably of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies shorts for the Warner Bros. Starting as a cel washer, Chuck Jones worked his way up to animator and then director at the animation division of Warner Bros. He is famous for creating such beloved cartoon characters as Wile E.
Coyote, Henery Hawk, Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian, Ralph Wolf, Road Runner, Sam Sheepdog, Sniffles, and many others, as well as adding to the development of Warner favorites such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and countless others. One of his deserved monikers was'The Father of Contemporary Animation'. After his career at Warner Bros.
Ended in 1962, Jones started Sib Tower 12. Productions and began producing cartoons for MGM, including a new series of Tom & Jerry Shorts and the television adaptation of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! He later started his own studio, Chuck Jones Enterprises, which created several one-shot specials, and periodically worked on Looney Tunes related works. Jones was nominated for an Academy Award 8 times and won 3 times.
He also received an Honorary Academy Award in 1996 for his work in the animation industry. The item "Chuck Jones SIGNED RARE PRISTINE 1st Edition CHUCK REDUCKS Unread Estate Copy" is in sale since Sunday, February 21, 2016. This item is in the category "Books\Nonfiction". The seller is "fashiontime" and is located in Uniontown, Ohio.This item can be shipped worldwide.