Lot 32 of 364:
Book of Jumping Jim w/movable plate  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$187.50
$300 - $500

The Book of Jumping Jim






[12] pages illustrated in 3 colors.  (4to), color lithograph wrappers, top wrapper with movable plate.

Illustrated tale of a ventriloquist's dummy, titled on the first page: 'Chatterbox: The Ventriloquist's Boy.'  Featuring a working movable plate on the front cover; pulling the tab up and down moves the boy's arms, legs and head. Scarce. No copies could be located at OCLC.

Lot Amendments

Light wear and soiling to wrappers, toning to interior; movable plate in working condition; very good.

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