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Lot 0032
Heading: (Movable books)
Author:
Title: The Book of Jumping Jim
Place Published: [Germany]
Publisher:
Date Published: [c.1925]
Description:


[12] pages illustrated in 3 colors. (4to), color lithograph wrappers, top wrapper with movable plate.



Illustrated tale of a ventriloquist's dummy, titled on the first page: 'Chatterbox: The Ventriloquist's Boy.' Featuring a working movable plate on the front cover; pulling the tab up and down moves the boy's arms, legs and head. Scarce. No copies could be located at OCLC.

Condition

Light wear and soiling to wrappers, toning to interior; movable plate in working condition; very good.

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Book of Jumping Jim w/movable plate

Estimate $300 - $500Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA