Category: Pop-ups and mechanicals


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Oh, Mon chapeau ! [Pop-Up Mechanical Book]

By: Anouck Boisrobert, Louis Rigaud

Price: $22.50

Publisher: France, Helium Edition: 2014

Seller ID: 33244

ISBN: 2330036140

Condition: Fine

Color Mechanicals & Pop-ups; 4to 11" - 13" tall; New copy from publisher's sales representative sample stock. In publisher; s clear mylar sealed envelope. An elaborate and well designed mechanical pop-up. Publisher's mylar envelope has a short open tear and some mild storage evidence. New unused copy. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Flikker Book No. 9

By: Boshier, Derek

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, England, Alecto International: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24555

Condition: Fine

24mo 5" - 6" tall; Scarce movable "flicker" book. Stiff glossy garphic black and white "wraps" with a single staple binding the affair. Miniature book; 3" x 3 1/2". About Fine View more info

Three Little Pigs in Flashing Animation

By: Hart, Hank

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New York, Animated Book Company: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23308

Condition: Good

Color lithographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; HC in color pictorial paper covered boards. Metal comb internal binding. Contents bright and attractive. Though most of the mechanicals are worn, missing brads or tabs, the inner moving pieces all remain. So the mechanicals could be restored to functional state. Boards slightly concave from box storage. Samll mild silverfish patches to paper covers along the spine and top edge. Light toning and shelf soiling to covers.... View more info

Encyclopedia of Comedy with Index for Use with The Plot Genie with "The Plot 'Robot' Genie" - Mechanical Unit

By: Hill, Wycliffe A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Ernest E. Gagnon: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19627

Condition: Very Good

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 319 pages; Includes a nicely preserved example of the mechanical "Plot Genie" laid in at front. Bound in publisher's decoratively embossed green cloth with title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. Snugly bound with bright clean contents. Prior owner, an aspiring comedic magician, fashioned a personal library catalog label painted in black to the base of the spine. His name stamp to the top corner of the front endpage. Laid in ... View more info

40 Boys & Girls At School; A Queen Holden Cut-out Book [Paper Doll Book] [Whitman #990]

By: Holden, Queen

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Racine WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29321

Condition: Very Good+

Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Original edition, 1939. Very large format paper bound book with 40 individual doll figures and pages of clothes to dress them. Entirely intact and complete; 13”x14.75” book with 4 single sided pages of color costumes and 3 full sized pages of dolls, each individual and different. Smaller 8.75”x13” cover page contains an additional three dolls. Whitman #990 copyright 1939. Each doll has name on underclothes. All pages are u... View more info

Dogs! Dogs! Dogs!

By: Holly, Christine and Harry Hull (Illust)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Saalfield Publishing: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21239

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Color Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Square format HC/DJ. 1st edition. Charming juvenile dog book with lovely color illustrations by Harry Hull. Constructed as an illustrated verse riddle book. Each recto page has a flap-fold; the unopened surface contains the verse describing charachter points of a breed. Opened the flap reveals the color illustration of the breed described. In original color pictorial dust jacket. Jacket is rubbed at edges with a few... View more info

The Red Magic Book

By: Knipe, Emilie Benson (Illust) & Alden Arthur Knipe

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday Page & Co: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31664

Condition: Good

Two-tone ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 51 pages; HC in original dark blue cloth with toned pictorial paper title panel mounte to cover board. 1st edition. An unusual "interactive" book with red toned drawings concealing a hidden line drawing that can be seen by using the transparent red mylar sheet laind in. Amusing pedagogical verses by Alden Arthur Knipe with each facing page a two-tone illustration. This copy worn and clearly much loved by original owner. Picto... View more info

La Belle Au Bois Dormant, [A Pop-Up, Mechanical Book]

By: Kubasta, V[oitech], (Illustrator)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, Artia Del Duca: 1957

Seller ID: 19490

Condition: Very Good

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 16 pages; Pop-up "Sleeping Beauty" richly illustrated in color by Kubasta. Eight pictorial vignettes open up in relief, with five of these having a mechanical action. Bound in and printed on glossy heavy card stock with unlettered green cloth spine. The mechanical for the cover and first vignette is a little sticky but functional. The die-cut window on the cover has a stress and what appears to be a carefully mended pair of close... View more info

Stan Lee Presenta El Hombre-Arana ; (Libro Animados)

By: Lee, Stan and John Strejan and Chuck Murphy; Tor Lokvig

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cali Columbia, Editorial Norma: 1980

Seller ID: 26331

Condition: Good+

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Spanish language edition of Stan lee and Tor Lokvig's mechanical/pop-up Spider Man. Produced and published by Editorial Norma in Cali, Columbia. Generally bright and neat. One mechanical is missing the tab and does not function; all others in about perfect working order. Uncommon Spanish edition. G+ thus View more info

Television Book of Farm Animals

By: Libery, Adeline

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Kenosha, WI, John Martin's House: 1949

Seller ID: 32161

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; HC in original glazed color illustrated boards with die cut opening to a window on a circular illustrated rotating panel. Presumed 1st edition. Tightly bound copy appears almost unread. No marks. Just mild shelf evidence to board edges and striped paper spine strip. Handsome copy. VG+ View more info

Tubby Turtle ; With Progressive Spinner Game Bonnie Book #4128-25

By: MacDonald, Lucy & Cathryn Taylor (Illust. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kenosha, WI, Samuel Lowe Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32160

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bonnie Book #4128. Square format HC in glossy color illustrated boards with die cut window in the cover for the metal spinner mounted to the first page. Spinner present and functional. Tighly bound and fresh; no marks. Just trace shelf rub to board edges. Handsome copy and uncommon in condition. VG++ or better View more info

All around the Christmas Tree - with Two Christmas Pop-Ups: A Bonnie Book

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kenosha WI, John Martin's House : James & Jonathan Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33978

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; HC in original glossy color illustrated boards. A "Bonnie Book." Includes two pop-up illustrations, one inside front cover and one mid-book. Complete clean and bright with pop-ups in perfect working condition. Just mild shelf rubbing to spine edge and corner tips. Light mustiness from humid storage. VG View more info

The Rocket Book

By: Newell, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33866

Condition: Good

Color toned plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 52 pages; HC Original edition in an early printing of December 1912. Harper date code "L-M' at base of copyright page below the publication information - i.e.; "Published October 1912." Soundly bound but externally worn and stressed. Cloth rubbed and fraying at corners and spine ends. Silverfish predation to the sizing of the cloth over the spine has left the cloth thin over the joints with several short runs and... View more info

Star Wars; A Pop-Up Guide to the Galaxy

By: Reinhart, Matthew

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Orchard Books: 2007

Seller ID: 36975

ISBN: 0439882826

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

4to 11" - 13" tall; 6 pages; Oversize HC in glossy pictorial boards. Extremely elaborate pop-up book is in solid and clean condition with all pop-ip and mechanicals in perfect working order. There is some mild opening and handling evidence to the mechanical pages but nothing significant. There are 2 pencil top eraser sized indents with mild puncture to the cover stock over the front hinge/gutter. The battery appears to need replaced. Six large and intricate pop-... View more info


By: Sabuda, Robert Clarke

Price: $69.50

Publisher: New York, Orchard Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17420

ISBN: 0439845688

Condition: Near Fine

Pop-up; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 18 pages; Small format HC in silver metallic and color illustrated boards. 1st printing. Signed by Sabuda inside the front cover on the pastedown. Pop up book by the masterful Sabuda with a mechanical for each of the letters of "Christmas." Mechanical pop-ups are immaculate. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to boards/externals. NF; Signed by Author View more info

Tom the Piper's Son (Spring-Up Picture Book Series SU13)

By: Smith, M. (Illust)

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cincinatti, OH, Artcraft Paper Products: 1950

Seller ID: 33987

Condition: Very Good+

Color lithograph mechanical pop-ups; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 10 pages; 1950 Artcraft Paper Products; (Spring-Up Picture Book Series SU13) HC in original glossy color illustrated boards. 10 pages printed on coated card stock pages, with 5 mechanical "spring-ups" - all in perfect working condition. Bright fresh and exceptionally neat with just superficial shelf rub to board edges. VG++ to NF View more info

Magic Riddle Book, : Riddles With Hidden Answers! [Die Cut Mechanical]

By: Taylor, Paul (Design) & Gwen Gordon, Dave Chambers (Illustration)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1973

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 32403

ISBN: 0394811712

Condition: Very Good

Color Pages with mechanicals; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Hardcover in original glazed, color illustrated boards with die cut window lined with translucent red mylar. Presumed 1st edition. Pages printed on glazed card stock, each with either a folding half-page overlay or a hinged, movable panel featuring die cut windows with translucent red mylar. Images accompany facing page riddles, the answers to which are revealed when the color masking red window is moved to reveal ... View more info

Mrs. Wibble-Wobble. Valentine's Rocker Books, B225.

By: Valentine & Sons

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Dundee ; London ; Montreal, Valentine & Sons: 1913

Seller ID: 31680

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages; Die-cut shaped book, all sides cut to follow outline of a mother holding her baby pig on front cover; leaves hinged on rear cover. [24] pages. Color lithograph illustrated front. Illustrated with offset toned 3 color illustrations. Generally a bright and neat copy with light rub to the shaped edges and mild soiling to surfaces. Expected mild stress to the narrowest part of the shaped book. Prior owner name penciled to the plain white ... View more info

Jody's Wonderful Day

By: Wohlberg, Meg

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35296

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; HC in original color illustrated paper covered boards with spiral wire binding. This is a moveable parts / mechanical book with several pop-ups and mechanical moving illustrations. Two of the mechanicals are missing the tabs that move the illustrations, though they can still be moved by hand. Light handling wear to pages and mechanicals. Light fray and wear to cover surface adjacent to the perforations that accomodate the spiral comb binding. L... View more info