By Donald Crafton
"Before Mickey's scholarship is sort of vigorous and its descriptions are evocative and infrequently humorous. The background of animation coexisted with that of live-action movie yet hasn't ever been given as a lot attention."—Tim Hunter, New York Times
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Before Mickey: The Animated Film 1898-1928 by Donald Crafton