Walt Disney's Donald Duck: The Daily Newspaper Comics Volume 3 (DONALD DUCK Daily Newspaper #3) (Hardcover)

Walt Disney's Donald Duck: The Daily Newspaper Comics Volume 3 (DONALD DUCK Daily Newspaper #3) Cover Image
By Bob Karp, Al Taliaferro (Illustrator)
$39.99
Email or call for price

Other Books in Series

This is book number 3 in the DONALD DUCK Daily Newspaper series.

Description


Collect all of the original Donald Duck daily comic strips in deluxe editions for the first time ever!

From the Disney Vaults! The daily newspaper comics premiered on February 7, 1938, and within eight weeks became the all-time fastest growing syndicated comic strip in the world. This third volume includes 750 sequential daily comic strips from 1943 to 1945 drawn by Al Taliaferro and reproduced from pristine original material in the Disney Vaults!

About the Author


Bob Karp was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1911. He moved west and joined his two older brothers at the Disney in 1937, where he worked on the Donald Ducknewspaper strip and other projects for 37 years.

Charles Alfred Taliaferro was born in Montrose, Colorado on August 29, 1905 and moved with his family to Glendale, California in 1918. "I knew I was going to be a cartoonist," he told interviewer Jim Korkis in 1968. "I've always believed that if you want anything bad enough and you work hard enough for it, eventually you'll get it." In the middle of the Great Depression in 1931 he learned that the Walt Disney Studio had jobs available. "I went in and was hired on the spot: January 5, 1931," he recalled. At first he inked Floyd Gottfredson's Mickey Mouse newspaper strip. He then went on to draw the Silly Symphonies Sunday page, where on September 16, 1934 he first drew Donald Duck, the character with whom he would become forever associated.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781631406416
ISBN-10: 1631406418
Publisher: Library of American Comics
Publication Date: July 12th, 2016
Pages: 272
Language: English
Series: DONALD DUCK Daily Newspaper