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ABC IN LIVING MODELS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130170
Published by Bookano Strand Publications Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Bookano Series. A book in which all the letters of the alphabet stand up in life-like form when the pages open. Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Scuffing and marks to covers. Bumping to corners and spine. A bit of fading to spine. Vertical tear to the 'A' on pop-up one. Margin marks.
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BOOKANO STORIES WITH PICTURES THAT SPRING UP IN MODEL FORM
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1406467
Published by Strand Publications. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards showing Boadicea addressing her tribe. Five pop-up scenes including St. George, the Drummer Boy and the Tea Party. Pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. The first story is Marco Polo, the Boy Adventurer. Spine and corners bumped and very worn. Spine is creased and paper covering to edges is split. Board edges are rubbed. Covers scuffed. Some hinges cracked. Browning, foxing and some grubby marks to text pages. Giant pop-up needs small part of hair sticking back. Top of dragon's paws a little creased otherwise pop-ups are in very good condition.
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BOOKANO STORIES NO. 4
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1506496
Published by Strand Publications. Almost very good condition.

With Pictures that Spring Up in Model Form. 5 pop-ups; first one is "Pipes Of Pan". Spine bumped and worn, vertical crease to centre and wear to edges, also lightly browned. Wear to corners and cover edges. A few hinges cracked but binding is firm. Name in ink to top margin of verso of front endpaper. Neat colouring to about 3 b/w illustrations. Some foxing and browning to contents. All pop-ups work well, a couple of small tears to first one.
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BOOKANO ZOO NO. 1
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1505389
Published by Strand Publications. Slightly better than good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards and spine. 6 animal pop-ups. Animals in Fact, Fancy and Fun. Spine very worn to edges with some loss of surface paper. Also wear to corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby. Rear joint is badly cracked, webbing showing, front joint just starting to crack, a few hinges cracked. Name in pen to title page. Just an odd mark to contents. All pop-ups work well but last one has been neatly repaired with clear tape.
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ANIMAL LIFE IN FACT, FANCY AND FUN
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 2114240
Published by Daily Sketch & Sunday Graphic Ltd.. Very good condition.

Bookano Living Models series. Reissue of the Bookano Zoo No. 1. Oblong format. Pictorial boards. 6 pop-up animals. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Chipped to edges. A little damage to front endpaper. All pop-ups in excellent working order.
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BOOKANO STORIES NO. 4
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1207333
Published by Strand Publications. 1937. Almost very good condition.

With Pictures that Spring Up in Model Form. 5 pop-ups; first one is "Pipes Of Pan". All pop-ups working. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Board edges worn. Ink stamp name to top of first three pages. Browning and a few foxspots. Some hinges are cracked.
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BOOKANO STORIES NO. 12
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 822938
Published by Strand Publications. 1945. Good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine showing The Golden Fleece. 5 superb pop-up models, including the Gondola and Punch and Judy. B/w illustrations. Edges are worn. Punch and Judy pop-up has small tear. Last page is stuck to rear endpaper. Last story has some pencil drawing.
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BOOKANO ZOO: ANIMALS IN FACT FANCY AND FUN
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 822943
Published by Strand Publications. Circa 1939. Good condition.

Oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. 6 animal pop-ups. B/w illustrations. Title on front cover is "Animal Life In Fact Fancy and Fun". Some surface loss to top of spine. Chipping to cover edges. Spine edges are worn and split. Front joint is partially broken. Pages browned. All pop-ups in very good working order.
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BOOKANO ZOO NO. 1
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 822944
Published by Strand Publications. 1947. Fair condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial boards and spine. 6 animal pop-ups. Animals in Fact, Fancy and Fun. Surface loss to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is repaired with tape. Pencil scribble to giraffe pop-up. Tiger's tail and elephant's trunk are missing. The giraffe has a small tear.
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THE STORY OF JESUS
Written by F. Lucy Rudston Brown. Illustrated by Eileen Watts.
Stock no. 446248
Published by Daily Sketch & Sunday Graphic Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Blue boards. Colour pictorial onlay of the head of Jesus Christ. Bookano Living Pictures series. 6 pop-up scenes. Spine worn, with some fading. All pop-ups in very good working order, with a few creases.
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BOOKANO STORIES NO. 4
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 819001
Published by Strand Publications. 1937. Good condition.

With Pictures that Spring Up in Model Form. 5 pop-ups; first one is "Pipes Of Pan". Edges rubbed, corners worn. Backstrip very worn with loss. Pencil tick marks to contents page. Faint pencil inscription to front endpaper. Many of the b/w illustrations have been coloured in with pencil crayon. 'The Enchanted Horse' model is in need of some repair and is missing the horse. Other models in good working order.
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THE BIRTH OF JESUS AND HIS EARLY LIFE
Written by F. Lucy Rudston Brown; S. Louis Giraud. Illustrated by Eileen M. Watts.
Stock no. 592803
Published by Strand Publications. Circa 1938. Slightly better than very good condition.

Burgundy cloth spine, burgundy boards. Small oval colour pictorial onlay to front cover. 3 double-page colour pop-ups. B/w illustrations. Bookano Living Pictures Series. Title on spine is The Early Life of Jesus. All pop-ups in excellent working order. Light browning to endpapers. Corners very slightly rubbed. A super copy.
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