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    Eight Westminster Pop-Up Books. A variety of pop-up books published by Bancroft & Company (Westminster Books), London and manufactured by Artia in Czechoslovakia. All examples are folio size and are bound in pictorial wraps and in one case pictorial boards. Most have no copyright dates though one is dated 1960. Some are accompanied by a several page printed narrative; others are either missing the narrative or were simply not issued with the text. Each features at least one large pop-up scene and in two examples, the front covers feature other movable elements. All examples are in at least very good condition. The titles include Gulliver in Brobdingnag and a foreign and a Czech language of the same title; two copies of Peter and Sally on the Farm; two copies of Father Christmas; and two copies of How Columbus Discovered America. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.

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    June, 2008
    3rd-4th Tuesday-Wednesday
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