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CINDERELLA
No author listed. Illustrated by Dinah.
Stock no. 1315807
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

With "come-to-life" pictures. Small square format. Pictorial boards. 2 pop-up scenes and colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. Light wear to cover edges. Staples rusty. Name and old price in ink to top edge of front cover. Inscription in ink a name in different ink to top margin of title-page. Foxing to title-page and last page. Contents clean.

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NURSERY RHYMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315806
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1954. Almost very good condition.

With "come-to-life" pictures. Small square format. Pictorial boards. 2 pop-up scenes and colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. Covers are edge worn, small tape repair to base of spine and scribbles/doodles to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown, child's name written several times in heavy blue biro to title-page. A few small margin marks. Scribbles to rear pastedown.

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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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WHAT THE CHILDREN LIKE
Written by F.E. Weatherly; Ernest Nister; et al. Illustrated by Ernest Nister.
Stock no. 1404845
Published by Ernest Nister. circa 1897. Slightly better than good condition.

A pop-up book with introduction by Weatherly. 5 pop-up scenes plus numerous b/w illustrations. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board shows children dancing around a Christmas tree. Decorative endpapers. Nister no. 853. Spine bumped and worn. Corners bumped and very worn. Board edges are scuffed. Boards are scratched and a bit grubby. Front joint cracked. Endpapers and page edges browned. Staples rusty. One page, which has ragged edges, is detached. 4" tear to last page of text plus other smaller tears to page edges and margins. Light colouring to several illustrations. Some fingering to contents. Horse's tail slightly creased in second pop-up, and couple of small patches of surface paper damage in deer pop-up. Other pop-ups nice and bright.

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THE PICTURE SHOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 1404715
Published by Ernest Nister. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing girl dressed in clown suit. "A Novel Picture book For Children". Four pop-up colour pictures. B/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, rubbed and a little grubby. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges a little rubbed. A few small scratches to covers. Joints beginning to crack. Couple of hinges cracked. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Edge of front endpaper a little ragged. Foxing and a few light marks mostly to page edges. Pop-ups are in excellent working order.

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PEEPSHOW OF THAMES TUNNEL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315146
circa 1850. Good condition.

Cream card wraps with hole to front cover to peep through, decorative paper onlay to rear cover. 6 hand-coloured scenes bound accordion style. Covers are edge worn and a little grubby. Three of the paper folds have been replaced, the first two very neatly and have been coloured to match what was previously there (when the book is closed you can see the colour), the other fold replaced did not need colour. Other folds have small tears or old tape repairs. The scenes are all in excellent condition, without major faults.

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THAMES TUNNEL PEEPSHOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 1315145
circa 1843. Good condition.

1200 feet long, 76 feet below high water mark, was 8 years building and cost £446,000, opened the 25th day of March 1843. Bound accordion style, 4 hand--coloured scenes (includes front cover which has 2 holes cut out - peepholes). Contained in a slipcase with onlay to front (same as front cover of book). Rear cover is creased and colour (black) has been touched up to rear cover and edges of front cover. I think that the slipcase has been repaired/reinforced.

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NODDY AND HIS FRIENDS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1505121
Published by Purnell & Sons, Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Pop-up Picture Book. 3 pop-ups. Oblong format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 36103413X. Reprint. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners with nick to spine. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Faint erased pencil writing to top corner of front pastedown. Some creasing to pop-ups but all work correctly. Small tear to second pop-up. Fingering to page edges and a few foxspots but generally clean.

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NICHOLAS AND TIMOTHY FARMYARD POP-UP STORY BOOK
Written by Kitty Styles.
Stock no. 1404434
Published by Sampson Low. circa 1954. Very good condition.

Timothy's Dad has to go to the vets to get medicine for Mr. Dubbin. So Timothy and Nicholas decide to help out on the farm. Spiral bound. Red pictorial boards. 5 pop-ups. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. Wire of spiral coming away from bottom of spine. Contents clean. Pop-ups in very good working order. .

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THE POP-UP BUCK ROGERS
Written by Phil Nowlan. Illustrated by Dick Calkins.
Stock no. 1403471
Published by Pleasure Books. 1935. Very good condition.

Strange adventures in the spider-ship. Pictorial boards. 3 colour pop-ups. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped and rubbed. Couple of light foxspots to covers which are a little grubby. Foxing mostly to page edges. A little creasing to the reptile's tail in the last pop-up where it doesn't quite fit in the book. Buck Roger's gun and hand also a little creased. Pop-ups otherwise in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift

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ANNIE GET YOUR GUN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1314250
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Seen through the eyes of a child. Adapted from the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Technicolor production. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. A Tuck Book with four delightful colour pop-up scenes. Covers very slightly grubby and edge rubbed. Some foxing and fingering to page margins else contents clean. Pop-ups in good working order.

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LUCIE ATTWELL'S TINY RHYMES POP-UP BOOK
Written by Mabel Lucie Attwell. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 1809786
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Orange glazed boards. 3 colourful pop-ups. ISBN: 0603003095. Uneven fading to boards. All pop-ups in good working order with a few minor creases.

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