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THE PICTURE POST CORONATION PEEP-SHOW BOOK
Written by Edwin Smith; Olive Cook. Illustrated by Edwin Smith.
Stock no. 1326353
Published by Hulton Press. 1953. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Commentary on the Ceremony and Regalia by Olive Cook. Peep-Show devised and drawn by Edwin Smith. Covers slightly grubby and edge rubbed. Inscription in ink to rear cover. The peep-show has been made-up. Light mark to title-page. Contents clean.

Price: £98.00 £83.30.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES WITH PICTURES THAT SPRING TO LIFE
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1326301
Published by Strand Publications. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Bookano Series with 4 colour stand-up models. Eight stories. Colour pictorial endpapers, frontis and title page plus b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed, cover edges rubbed. Light vertical crease to centre of spine. Tinder Box pop-up is creased to tree as usual. Snow Queen pop-up needs a minor repair to get a couple of the pieces to stand up and the Swinherd pop-up has a crease to the princess.

Price: £32.00 £27.20.

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FATHER TUCK'S ANNUAL FOR LITTLE PEOPLE WITH 'COME TO LIFE' PICTURES
Written by Rose Yeatman Woolf; Maud Morin; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; G. Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1325964
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial boards with front showing a boy holding a terrier dog and rear showing a black kitten and three chicks. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Two pop-up scenes - In the Toy Shop and The Lord Mayor's Show. First story is "The Magic Gift". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly scratched and grubby. Frontis has slightly ragged edges. Foxing and fingering to page margins else contents clean. Pop-ups in excellent condition.

Price: £64.00 £54.40.

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SNOW WHITE AND ROSE RED
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Rachel Cloyne.
Stock no. 1325945
Published by Tango Books. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition.

A pop-up fairytale. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. 7 pop-up scenes. ISBN: 9781857078817. Some light marks to page margins and minimal bumping to spine else a super copy.

Price: £100.00 £85.00.

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BOOKANO STORIES POT-POURRI EDITION
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1325065
Published by Strand Publications. Very good condition.

With Pictures That Spring Up In Model Form. Pictorial boards and spine. 5 superb pop-ups including a very menacing giant! First story "Marco Polo The Boy Adventurer". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Light vertical crease to centre of spine. Name and address in ink to top margin of verso of front free-endpaper. Some light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean. Pop-ups appear to be in good working order. Smell of tobacco to contents.

Price: £58.00 £49.30.

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THE BIRTH OF JESUS
No author listed. Illustrated by R. T. Cowern.
Stock no. 1325011
Published by Folding Books Ltd.. Circa 1947. Very good condition.

A Peepshow Books. Opening out into six delightful 'pop-up' scenes with small paragraphs of text to bottom of scene. A lovely book! Minimal rubbing to cover edges. Staples rusty. Printed price on rear cover (7s 6d) has been crossed out (but still visible) with small ink price written beside it.

Price: £30.00 £25.50.

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DAILY EXPRESS CHILDREN'S ANNUAL No. 4
Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1324985
Published by Daily Express. Circa 1932. Good condition.

7 superb pop-ups. 4 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Includes Rupert and Bill Badger story. Colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows a pelican with a frog. 95 pages. Covers are edge worn. Creases to spine and some chipping/slight loss to top and tail. The film to the mermaid scene has been removed. Pop-ups appear to be in good working order. Some hinges cracked. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

Price: £70.00 £59.50.

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DAILY EXPRESS CHILDREN'S ANNUAL No. 3
Written by S. Louis Giraud; Mary Tourtel.
Stock no. 1324984
Published by Daily Express. Good condition.

Pictorial boards. Front cover shows elephant's head. 7 pop-up models: Santa Claus, The Old Woman In The Shoe, The Pagoda, The Flower Fairy, The Woodcutter, The Fair, Elephant Rides. Contains Rupert story "Rupert's Pet Monkey Gets Lost". Covers are a bit grubby and foxed. Pop-ups mostly in good working order, the Flower Fairy has creased so she doesn't stand up. Foxing to contents. Some hinges slightly cracked.

Price: £90.00 £76.50.

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ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Written by Lewis Carroll.
Stock no. 1824715
Published by Modern Promotions. Almost very good condition.

My Favorite Pop-up Book series, $2.50 printed to front board.. Oblong format. Pictorial boards. 4 pop-up scenes. Spine a little worn, a few minor grubby marks to rear board. Some creasing to pop-ups but all in good working order. A few minor marks to contents.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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LUCIE ATTWELL'S READ ME A STORY POP-UP BOOK
Written by Penelope Douglas. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1824714
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition.

3 delightful pop-ups illustrating the story of "Joanna Goes For A Walk". Glazed pictorial boards. 10 pages. 6.5 x 9.5". Oblong format. ISBN: 0603020259. Boards clean. A few minor grubby marks to first and last pages. Pop-ups in excellent working order.

Price: £15.00 £12.75.

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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
No author listed. Illustrated by Karen Avery.
Stock no. 1323363
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1977. Very good condition.

A Peepshow book. Opens 360 degrees. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0701150661. Third impression. A few minor creases to pop-up scenes.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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SAILING SHIPS
Written by Ron Van Der Meer; Alan McGowan. Illustrated by Borje Svensson.
Stock no. 2140916
Published by Viking. 1st 1984. Almost very good condition.

With their sails hoisted high, three-dimensional ships travel across these pages in dramatic and authentic style. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0670615293. 1" splits to base of spine on either side; some creasing. Bumping to corners. Pop-ups in very good working order. Foxing and marks to pages.

Price: £14.00 £11.90.

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