Lothar Meggendorfer Moveable: Always Jolly! A Movable Toybook

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Lothar Meggendorfer Moveable;   Always Jolly! A Movable Toybook

Small folio. [1891] First English Edition.Bound in original pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine. Introduction followed by eight hand-coloured plates with moveable parts operated by thumb tags, most in working order. These are the following: The Angler; The Naturalist; The Forgotten Latchkey; The Lion; The Elephant ; The Portrait Painter; The Musician; The Pianist. The corners to the cover are bumped and edges rubbed; cloth on spine a little fragile with some splits. Inside the moveable titled  ‘The Forgotten Lathckey’,no longer works; the moveable titled  ‘The Elephant’, does work but needs some help to do so;  some of the pages have a little spotting and off setting, some of the tab slits have small tears, pease examine photographs carefully. Generally a very good copy of a rare book.

Size 13 x 9 inches (33 x 23cm)

Item details

Publisher: H.Grevel and Co
Format: Hardback
Date: 1891
Book ID: 60001060

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