Bookano Stories with Picture that Spring Up in Model Form No 11
No 11. No inscriptions. Strand Publication, 1943. The hard-to-find, No 11 in the series, published in "the fifth Year of the war". All 5 working models present. Binding tight & strong. 'Living Models' accompany five stories: Down with the Mermaids; The Palace of Tania; Dandy, the Dog; The Old Woman in the Shoe; Kikikoolah, The Sea Monster - all 5 Pop-UPs bright & in good working order [see photos]; close inspection shows couple of minor professional repairs which in no way effect the working models which are all really very good. The front & back boards, showing scenes of The Spanish Armada are rubbed & worn at edges, corners, spine, but solid. Front endpaper, Damocles sees the Sword; back endpaper, Shackleton seeks the South Pole; Frontis, The Glee Party. Other stories incl. The Lost Dragon, Down to the Sea in Ships, Keeper of the Jewels, Harvest Mouse, Fairies in the Wardrobe, Bunnies Picnic, From Pole to Pole, Ghost Panther.& more. Touch of minor scattered foxing. Now protected by archival sleeve. A Scarce Book.
Edited and Produced By: Giraud, S. Louis
Published: 1943 Strand Publications, North Finchley, London London
Edition: First edition
Book Condition: Very Good