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Written by Burny Bos. Illustrated by Hans De Beer.
Stock no. 1813659
Published by North South Books. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. A cute pop-up book! Adapted from the storybook. Ollie gets lots of wonderful presents for his birthday, including two pairs of roller skates, but not what he really wants - a baby brother. So he straps on his roller skates and sets out to find one... ISBN: 1558587098. All pop-ups and moveables in excellent condition.

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Written by Kate Lee; Caroline Repchuk. Illustrated by Derek Matthews.
Stock no. 1813641
Published by Ted Smart. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Learn to count with this animal pop-up book packed full of snappy surprises. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Vivid colour illustrations. Light fading to top edge of front board, fading to spine. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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Written by Ron Fisher. Illustrated by David A. Carter.
Stock no. 1813634
Published by National Geographic Society. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition.

A National Geographic Action Book. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Five pop-up and moveable scenes. Bright colours. ISBN: 0870448404. All pop-ups and moveables in excellent working order.

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Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1316411
Published by Strand Publications. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows Curly Locks, Curly Locks. 3 superb pop-ups. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers just a little grubby. Some foxing and fingering to text pages. Pop-ups in excellent working condition, the first just has a small tear to one piece.

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Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1406465
Published by Strand Publications. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. 5 pop-up scenes including Tower Bridge and the fairies party which has moving characters. Spine bumped and creased. Paper at rear edge is split. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Some hinges are cracked. Minor repairs needed to pop-ups although they all work. Some light fingering to contents.

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Written by Keith Faulkner. Illustrated by Graham Kennedy; Jonathan Lambert.
Stock no. 1506844
Published by Marks & Spencer. 2001. Very good condition.

A Pop-up Jurassic Classic Fairy Tale. Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. A little wear to lower corners. Light scratches to rear cover. Title page looks grubby from transfer of colour from pastedown. Contents clean, pop-ups in very good condition.

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Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1406237
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

A Giant Pop-up and Play Book, includes stand-up figures, props and a book of plays. Large square format, glazed pictorial boards, with one large pop-up in centre. ISBN: 0723241619. Contained in original shrinkwrap which has a few light marks. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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Written by Theodore Menten. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent.
Stock no. 2122577
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. 1st USA 1976. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Edited by Menten. Contains 16 different cards, with envelopes. ISBN: 0486232425. Some light creasing to cover corners. Page edge browning. Contents are unused - not cut out to make the cards/envelopes.

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Written by Selma G. Lanes. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
Stock no. 2122444
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Pictorial cloth. "Sendak's Life and Works are explored in affectionate detail, including many colour and b/w illustrations and folding plates, a moveable scene and a facsimile of the tiny mock-up that Sendak first made for the story that would later become Where The Wild Things Are". ISBN: 0370303865. A lovely copy.

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Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1506497
Published by Strand Publications. Good condition.

With pictures that spring up in model form. 6 superb pop-ups: In The Jungle; The Goblin Carpenters' Shop; The Gorgeous Butterfly Sips The Orchid' An Ostrich Ride; The Maypole Dance; Dick Turpin's Ride. Colour pictorial boards. Other b/w illustrations. Spine bumped and worn with some loss of paper covering, mainly from rear edge and base. Vertical creases to centre. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Covers a bit grubby with some scuffing and browning. A few hinges cracked, a couple badly, but binding is firm. Some browning and foxing to contents. Part of one of the characters is missing from the second pop-up and the fourth and fifth pop-up need simple repairs.

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Written by S. Louis Giraud.
Stock no. 1506496
Published by Strand Publications. Almost very good condition.

With Pictures that Spring Up in Model Form. 5 pop-ups; first one is "Pipes Of Pan". Spine bumped and worn, vertical crease to centre and wear to edges, also lightly browned. Wear to corners and cover edges. A few hinges cracked but binding is firm. Name in ink to top margin of verso of front endpaper. Neat colouring to about 3 b/w illustrations. Some foxing and browning to contents. All pop-ups work well, a couple of small tears to first one.

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No author listed. Illustrated by Dinah.
Stock no. 1405922
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Almost very good condition.

A Father Tuck "Come To Life" Little Book. Small format. Red spine, pictorial boards. Colour text illustrations and two lovely pop-up scenes. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers a little grubby. Inscription in ink to title page. Foxing to title page and page edges.

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