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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. 1317859
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 slightly bumped and worn. Pop-ups in need of some minor repairs. Some hinges cracked. Contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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PAT THE BEASTIE
Written by Henrik Drescher. Illustrated by Henrik Drescher.
Stock no. 2130875
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Pull-and-Poke book with interactive devices that allow you to do all kinds of things to the poor beastie! Pull his fur, jiggle his eyes and tickle his feet! Whatever is a Beastie to do?? Small format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1858810124. Small nick to one corner at top of spine. All pop-ups and novelty pieces are all in excellent working order.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS A POP-UP BOOK
Written by Clement Clarke Moore. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130741
Published by Ernest Benn. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0510001203. Pop-ups in very good working order.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GULLIVER IN LILLIPUT
Written by Jonathan Swift; Edward Cunningham. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130622
Published by Hallmark Children's Editions. Very good condition.

Pop-up book. Glazed pictorial boards. Full-colour. Wear to spine and corners; a few small nicks. Pop-ups in very good working order.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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PINOCCHIO A MAGIC POP-UP BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Linda Griffith.
Stock no. 2130611
Published by Roger Schlesinger. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Pop-up scenes with moveable parts. Pop-ups in very good working order.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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PUSS IN BOOTS
No author listed. Illustrated by C. Carey Cloud; Harold Lentz.
Stock no. 2130430
Published by Blue Ribbon Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

American edition. Colour pictorial boards. Title to front says: 'The Pop-up Puss In Boots With 'pop-up' Pictures'. 3 pop-up colour pages with b/w illustrations. Creasing to covers. Chipping with a bit of loss to top and tail of spine. Pop-ups are very good - a few creases.
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MONSTER ISLAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Ron Van Der Meer; Atie Van Der Meer.
Stock no. 2130353
Published by Hamish Hamilton Childrens Books. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

So this is romantic marvelous Monster Island. How do we get down Fred? The travel agent didn't say, Lucy. Hold on, Fred. That bird's going to help us out... Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pop-up illustratons throughout with moveable parts. Paper engineers: Tor Lokvig and John Strejan. ISBN: 024110582X. Bumping to corners. 1 pull tab appears to be missing. Couple of small tears at edges of pop-ups.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ROBINSON CRUSOE
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 2130266
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brightly coloured pictorial paper boards with clear window in centre showing Crusoe looking through a spyglass. Top corner of boards & contents cut in shape of parrot. First and last double page spread is a colourful pop-up by Kubasta. Colour illustrations to story. Top 3" of spine have split with chipping. Damp marking/spotting to top of pages next to binding on pages throughout book. Pop-ups are very good - although it appears that one tab has come unstuck to last pop-up.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GULLIVER IN LILLIPUT
No author listed. Illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta.
Stock no. 2130265
Published by Bancroft & Co.(Publishers) Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Stiff card covers that are shaped. Front cover has cellophane cut-out window. Last page of book is large pop-up scene. Top 3" of spine are split, with chipping and wear. Creasing to top edges of front cover. Scuffing with a little surface paper damage to edge of rear cover. Pop-up hat to first page has crease. Pop-up scene to rear in very good working order!
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DEEP DOWN UNDER GROUND
Written by Robert Crowther. Illustrated by Robert Crowther.
Stock no. 2130238
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Pop-up Book of Amazing Facts and Feats. Pull the tabs, lift the flaps and delve into the world of deep down under ground: of tunnels, caves, mines and sewers etc. ISBN: 0744549450. All moveable parts in excellent working order.
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ABC IN LIVING MODELS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130170
Published by Bookano Strand Publications Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Bookano Series. A book in which all the letters of the alphabet stand up in life-like form when the pages open. Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Scuffing and marks to covers. Bumping to corners and spine. A bit of fading to spine. Vertical tear to the 'A' on pop-up one. Margin marks.
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PUSS IN BOOTS
No author listed. Illustrated by Karen Avery.
Stock no. 2129903
Published by Chatto & Windus. Circa 1975. Very good condition.

A Peepshow Book. 360 degree book, use the ties to display. Pink glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0701121426. Bumping to cover edges. All pop-ups in excellent working order. Ties still present for use.
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