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The Pop-Up Pinocchio being the Life and Adventures of a Wooden Puppet who finally became a real Boy

Lentz, Harold; [Collodi, Carlo]

Published by Blue Ribbon Books, New York, 1932
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since June 4, 2009

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96 pp, with 4 elaborate pop-ups. (Pages are 9 by 7 inches.) Bright color illustrated boards, well protected by the DJ, which is the same design. Bright color illustrated endpapers. Of particular novelty is the first pop-up which shows Pinocchio reading a book with pages that open. Some tiny spotted foxing on preliminaries and a few leaves elsewhere have these speck-sized spots but overall text and plates very clean. One pop-up has minor surface paper rawness in corner, not affecting pictorial. One pop-up had small tear now repaired. Evidence of clumsy repair to spine using glue in narrow brown stain on upper and lower foreedge by the spine. Book now tight and tightened. Tape was also used in this earlier repair by spine in a few pages; now only light inobtrusive evidence of such. Some tape in DJ edge. Still very rare for book to have surviving DJ! Overall, VG in all respects. Bookseller Inventory # 001294

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Bibliographic Details

Title: The Pop-Up Pinocchio being the Life and ...

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books, New York

Publication Date: 1932

Binding: Decorated Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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