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

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Book of Jumping Jim
Author:
Place:
[Germany]
Publisher:
Date:
[c.1925]
Description:

[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
Condition:
Light wear and soiling to wrappers, toning to interior; movable plate in working condition; very good.
 
Item number:
292142
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