Winsor McCay (1869?-1934) is best known for Little Nemo in Slumberland (1905-1914, 1924-1927), a magnum opus by virtually any cartooning standard, and Gertie the Dinosaur (1909), acknowledged as one of the first great animated cartoons of his and any era.
Daydreams and Nightmares: The Fantastic Visions of Winsor McCay, 1898-1934 edited by Richard Marschall (Fantagraphics, 2005) features McCay’s additional contributions, with chapters on:
- Early Magazine Work (1898-1903)
- Newspaper Fantasy Illustrations (1903-1912)
- Midsummer Daydreams and Other Comic Strips (1904-1925)
- Dream of the Rarebit Fiend (1904-1913)
- Sunday Excursions (1903-1906)
- Sermons on Paper (1913-1934) Continue reading ‘Daydreams and Nightmares with Winsor McCay’