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Jules Feiffer Papers Feiffer, Jules

Summary Information
Title: Jules Feiffer Papers
Dates: 1961
Creator: Feiffer, Jules
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-681
Jules Feiffer illustrative work is for the book, Phantom Tollbooth , by Norton Juster.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

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Phantom Tollbooth, 1961

Biographical Sketch

Jules Feiffer was born January 26, 1929 in the Bronx, NY. He attended Art Student's League and Pratt Institute. He is married with two daughters. He is a play writer, cartoonist and satirist. His cartoons have appeared in the Village Voice> , New York City, Observer> , London and others. His cartoons are syndicated and distributed to more than one hundred newspapers in the United States and abroad. He is a member of the faculty of Yale University Drama School. Mr. Feiffer has won numberous awards and honors, including the Pulitzer Prize in 1986 for editorial cartooning. 1993 marked his official debut as a children's author with the publication of The Man in the Ceiling> . His books for children have been highly acclaimed by reviewers because of the feelings evoked and his minimalism and eloquence in words and drawing. Biographical Source: Something About The Author> , vol. 111, p. 45-50

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection includes material for Phantom Tollbooth . Materials included are positive photostats of illustrations and miscellaneous sheet.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Feiffer, Jules
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Phantom Tollbooth 1961 
Note written by Norton Juster
New York: Random House, 1961
Box M. C. 930
Positive photostats of illustrations (3 p.)  Box M. C. 930
Sheet (miscellaneous) (1 p.)  Box M. C. 930