Bingham, Clifton; Illustrations By M. Bowley
Title: With Father Tuck in Playtime - Mechanical Series / Movable
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher: London, Paris, Berlin, New York, Toronto Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd
Illustrator: M. Bowley
Seller ID: 000786
 Contains 4 full colour stand up plates that drop forward from the page forming a two level pop-up scene. One of the Father Tuck's Mechanical Series books. In addition there are supporting verses by Clifton Bingham with monochrome illustrations. In Montanaro [p.346]. The illustrations are of little children in Edwardian scenes with animals and toys - very charming. Stiff card covers, nicely illustrated on the front and the BACK. 12 pp. 28 x22 cm. Backstrip worn in places. Minor faded stain on outside to bottom corner - not very visible and does not show inside. Personal inscription  on inside front cover. Minor marks inside to a few page edges. Pop-ups in excellent condition - no mis-folds or damage and colours are very bright and strong. Overall a very good copy of an early and hard to find movable / pop-up. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
FATHER TUCK'S MECHANICAL SERIES