Lot 62 of 377:
The Moving-Picture Glue Book 1912  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$360
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Moving-Picture Glue Book: With Pictures That Move and Verses
Author:
Baker, A.Z.
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Frederick A. Stockes
Date:
[1912]
Description:

12 full page color illustrations used as backgrounds, each of which is faced by a page of verse. With 4 perforated pages, each with 3 color cut-outs - one for each background page (Oblong 4to), cloth-backed pictorial boards. First Edition.

Scarce unused copy, with all cut-outs still intact. The child is instructed to cut out each section, fold and glue it to the full page illustration, and then fold the background page, so that when the page is opened, the child has made his own pop-up book. Wonderfully illustrated by Baker.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Soiling to boards, rubbing to extremities; finger soiling to endpapers, interior with some toning, colors bright, one perforated page partially detached, but all cut-outs in unused condition; very good.
 
Item number:
303577
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