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Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees
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Raggedy Ann and Andy and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees

By Gruelle, Johnny; Kees Moerbeek

New York: Little Simon, 2003. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New quarter-cloth bound hardcover in the original plastic bag (somewhat torn) with the publisher's promotional sheet laid-in; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A pop-up version of the classic tale. Based on the story by Johnny Gruelle; illustrated and paper engineered by Kees Moerbeek. 14 pages with pop-ups, fold-outs, and pull-tabs throughout; color throughout; 7.75 x 10.5 inches.

$39.95

Encyclopedia Prehistorica Mega-Beasts Pop-Up
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Encyclopedia Prehistorica Mega-Beasts Pop-Up

By Sabuda, Robert; Matthew Reinhart

Cambridge: Candlewick, 2007. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New hardcover in the original plastic bag with the publisher's promotional insert; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The third and final volume of the Encyclopedia Prehistorica series, with awesome 3-D pop-ups of ancient mega-beasts such as saber-toothed cats, dire wolves, bears taller than basketball hoops, giant woolly mammoths, Yeti-like mammals, now-extinct birds, and giant flying lizards. Written, illustrated and paper-engineered by Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart. SIGNED BY both SABUDA & REINHART on the first and second page respectively; no inscription. 12 pages with more than 35 pop-up creations; color throughout; 7.8 x 9.75 inches.

$200.00

The Christmas Alphabet by Robert Sabuda: Limited Deluxe Edition
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The Christmas Alphabet by Robert Sabuda: Limited Deluxe Edition

By Sabuda, Robert

New York: Orchard Books, 1996. Hardcover. SIGNED. First limited deluxe edition. Fine/As New cloth-bound hardcover with a second Fine/As New matching hardcover in a matching slipcase in the original plastic bag and mailing carton; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Two volumes in a slipcase: The first features 26 tipped-in greeting cards, each with a Christmas-themed pop-up representing the letters of the alphabet, plus two additional "greeting cards" with colophon and acknowledgment info; SIGNED BY ROBERT SABUDA on the colophon card and numbered 150/500; unpaginated [14 pages.] The second volume was created especially for the deluxe edition and features a large Christmas wreath pop-up; it is also signed and numbered by Sabuda. Overall size: 10.25 x 8.25 x 2 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$250.00

Merry Christmas Maisy
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Merry Christmas Maisy

By Cousins, Lucy; Martin Taylor

Cambridge: Candlewick, 2000. Hardcover. First U.S. edition, first printing. Fine/As New hardcover; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. As Maisy gets ready for Christmas, children can lift flaps and pull tabs to watch Maisy bake and decorate, read Maisy's Christmas cards, peek at her gifts and the contents of her stocking, and open the door on Christmas morning for a merry surprise. Written and illustrated by Lucy Cousins; paper engineering by Martin Taylor. 24 pages; color illustrations with foil printing; flaps and pull-tabs throughout; 9.5 x 9.5 inches.

$24.95

The 12 Days of Christmas: A Pop-up Celebration by Robert Sabuda
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The 12 Days of Christmas: A Pop-up Celebration by Robert Sabuda

By Sabuda, Robert

New York: Little Simon/Simon & Schuster, 1996. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New quarter-cloth-bound hardcover; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A pop-up version of The Twelve Days of Christmas by the award-winning author, artist, and paper engineer Robert Sabudda. SIGNED BY SABUDA on the front paste down with a non-personalized inscription: "Merry 12 days of Christmas!" 12 pages; 8 x 8.5 inches.

$64.95

The Nutcracker Limited Edition: A Pop-Up Adaptation of E.T.A. Hoffmann's Original Tale
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The Nutcracker Limited Edition: A Pop-Up Adaptation of E.T.A. Hoffmann's Original Tale

By Carter, David; Noelle Carter; E.T.A. Hoffmann

New York: Little Simon/Simon & Schuster, 2000. Hardcover. SIGNED limited edition with an extra pop-up. Fine/As New red cloth-bound hardcover with stamped gilt text to the spine and back board and a pop-up/title plate mounted to the front in a matching red cloth-bound slipcase with the original plastic bag and shipping carton; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A lavish adaptation of E.T.A. Hoffmann's classic traditional Christmas story with scenes reminiscent of theater sets, lush jewel-toned artwork, and spectacular paper engineering. There is an additional pop-up unique to this limited edition. A beautiful production. Illustrated, adapted, and paper-engineered by David and Noelle Carter. SIGNED BY DAVID & NOELLE CARTER and numbered #71/150. From an edition limited to 150 copies (1-150) + 26 copies (A-Z) reserved for the authors. Unpaginated [16 pages]; 10 pop-ups and 4 pull-tabs; color throughout; 11.25 x 10 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$350.00

Hairy Henry
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Hairy Henry

By Katz, Alan; Keiko Motoyama

New York: Little Simon, 2007. Hardcover/Board Book. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. NEW hardcover/board book with complete and used working parts. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. An interactive slide-up book about a young boy's concern over his hair length. By working a sliding mechanism, the reader can change the length of Henry's hair, which is rendered with rolled paper. Written by Alan Katz; illustrated by Keiko Motoyama. SIGNED BY KATZ on the back cover; no inscription. 12 pages; color throughout; 5.5 x 7.5 inches.

$24.95

Teatro Olivia
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Teatro Olivia

By Falconer, Ian

New York: Universe/Rizzoli, 2004. Hardcover. First edition. Fine and unused; the paper covering the boards is a little wrinkled in places. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. An Olivia-themed opera-in-a-box, which folds out to form a miniature stage and includes, in a drawer, all the props needed to recreate three full stage sets for "Romeo and Juliet," "Swan Lake," and "Turandot," with background scenery panels, extra stock to create your own backdrops, 6 Olivia and 3 Ian cutout figures in costume, and an Olivia Playbill with plot summaries and biographies of the players. 10 x 13.5 x 2.5 inches. LAID-IN is the descriptive sheet originally shrink-wrapped with the box.

$39.95

Richard Scarry's Biggest Pop-Up Book Ever!
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Richard Scarry's Biggest Pop-Up Book Ever!

By Scarry, Richard; Helen Balmer; Rodger Smith

New York: Golden Book, 1998. Hardcover. First edition. Very Good+ hardcover with light touches of shelf wear, rubbing to the spine ends, and a slight bow to the boards; no dj as issued. The binder did not get the endpapers flat and so there is a small crease at the point where the paper is slightly bubbled. All pop-ups, fold-outs, and medallions present, clean and good working order; the hanging medallion has a light crease. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The tale of Hilda Hippo's journey to Lowly Worm's birthday party. The book is meant to be read along the bottom half, flipped over and continued for a total of 12 "pages." The pop-ups are printed on both sides with different scenes visible from front and back. When laid flat, the spreads are almost 2.5 feet wide. Story and illustrations by Richard Scarry; paper engineering by Helen Balmer and Rodger Smith. 6 pages; color throughout; 13.75 x 19.5 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$74.95

Living American Stories: Going West
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Living American Stories: Going West

By Wagner Company

Los Angeles: Wagner Company, 1962. Hardcover. First edition, presumed. Good+ stiff card-stock with light rubbing to the extremities and an award sticker to the front; all pop-ups complete and in good working order with no creases; the spine has been reinforced with binder's tape. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A pop-up book featuring five scenes on the Western expansion and settlement of the United States, with text for children. From Wagner's Living American Stories series published in the early 1960's. Unpaginated [10 pages]; 5 full-page color-illustrated pop-ups; 11 x 8.5 inches.

$19.95

My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch: A Pop-Up Book
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My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch: A Pop-Up Book

By Base, Graeme; John Baker; Keith Moseley

New York: Abrams, 1995. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition. Fine hardcover with light traces of shelf wear with a small discreet remainder mark. A very nice copy with all parts present and undamaged; appears unused. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The pop-up version of Base's terrific tale, set in the Australian outback and filled with koalas, wombats, bandicoots, kookaburras, and other peculiarly Australian wildlife; the author's first book. Text and illustrations by Graeme Base; paper engineering by John Baker and Keith Moseley. SIGNED BY BASE on the first page, with a small illustration; no inscription. 20 pages; color and monochrome illustrations throughout; 8 x 11 inches.

$74.95

Pop-Up New York City: Popsites, World Series of Pop-Ups
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Pop-Up New York City: Popsites, World Series of Pop-Ups

By Penick, IB; Dan Clyne

Northfield, IL: Papermasters/Compak Systems, 1981. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New in the original envelope with is torn. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. Paper engineering by IB Penick; illustrated by Dan Clyne. Brief text. Stiff card stock with two folds and two pop-ups; color; 12.5 x 7 inches opens up to 33.25 inches long. An overhead view of mid-town Manhattan, with the Empire State Building and the Chrysler Building popping up out of the cityscape and clouds. Very scarce.

$44.95

Louise Nevelson: Black White & Gold
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Louise Nevelson: Black White & Gold

By Nevelson, Louise

New York: Pace Gallery, 1992. Paperback. First edition. Near Fine paperback with a small chip to one corner of the back. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 6 pages with 3 die-cut printed pop-ups; 9 x 9 inches. The catalogue/announcement for an exhibition of sculptures by Louise Nevelson, held at The Pace Gallery, October 23 through November 28, 1992. One of the reproductions of her sculptures is printed in silver ink, another in gold; the whole presentation is ribbon-tied with a silver-printed portrait of Nevelson on the front.

$24.95

Knights
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Knights

By Howe, John; Sadie Fields; David Hawcock

New York: Orchard Books, 1995. Hardcover. First American edition, first printing. NEW in shrink wrap, no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Illustrated by John Howe; text by Sadie Fields; paper engineering by David Hawcock. 14 pages; color illustrations; 9.75 x 11 inches. A lavish pop-up book explores the world of medieval knights, from the origins of knighthood to their lives during times of war and peace and their roles in the crusades, discussing such topics as armor, tournaments, and ceremonies.

$19.95

Flashlight Monsters Invade Hollywood
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Flashlight Monsters Invade Hollywood

By Shulman, Mark; John S. Dykes

New York: Barron's, 2004. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New hardcover; no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. By Mark Shulman; illustrated by John S. Dykes. 24 pages with a die-cut flip up on every other page; color illustrations; 9 x 5 inches. SIGNED BY DYKES on the front paste-down with an ORIGINAL DRAWING; no inscription. Flashlight Books are designed so that a kid can cast a monster silhouette on the wall by shining a flashlight on the die-cut flip-up. When the light is turned off, the flip-up will glow in the dark.

$44.95

Alice in Pop-Up Wonderland
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Alice in Pop-Up Wonderland

By Seibold, J.Otto, J.otto; Lewis Carroll

New York: Orchard, 2003. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New hardcover; no dj, as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Illustrations and design by J.Otto Seibold; pop-ups engineered by James R. Diaz. 10 pages with pop-ups, pull-tabs and flaps to every spread; color illustrations throughout; 9 x 10 inches. SIGNED BY SEIBOLD and dated in the year of publication, with an original drawing. Pop-up book by the author of Olive, the Other Reindeer.

$100.00

Castle: Medieval Days and Knights
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Castle: Medieval Days and Knights

By Sabuda, Robert; Matthew Reinhart; Kyle Olmon; Tracy Sabin

New York: Orchard Books, 2006. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New, no dj as issued. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 12 pages with pop-ups, pull-tabs and flaps to every spread; color illustrations; 9.25 x 7.5 inches. SIGNED BY SABUDA, REINHART & OLMON on the first spread with non-personalized inscriptions. Includes the promotional sheet shrink-wrapped with the book. Award-winning pop-up artists and engineers Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart team up with writer Kyle Olmon and illustrator Tracy Sabin to present a pop-up book all about castles and the different aspects of life in a medieval castle including knighting ceremonies, battles, and feasts.

$100.00

The Art of Maurice Sendak
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The Art of Maurice Sendak

By Sendak, Maurice; Selma G. Lanes

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1980. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition, first printing. Near Fine cloth-bound hardcover with a touch of soiling to the bottom edge of the text block and a light tap to one tip in a Near Fine printed-acetate dust jacket with a touch of wear at one tip. This copy has been protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. 278 pages with 5 gatefolds, one pop-up page and one page with a 1 x 8-inch, seven-page comic strip bound-in; 94 color and 167 b&w illustrations; 15 x 12 inches. SIGNED BY SENDAK on the half title; no inscription. A gorgeous and lavish production, showing the range of Sendak's work through 1980. The bound in comic is a facsimile of the first seven pages of the earliest dummy for Where the Wild Things Are, but titled Where the Wild Horses Are. Index. Bibliography.

$350.00

Mommy?
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Mommy?

By Sendak, Maurice; Arthur Yorinks; Matthew Reinhart

New York: Michael di Capua Books/Scholastic, 2006. Hardcover. SIGNED. First edition. As new hardcover with a light bump to one tip. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Art by Maurice Sendak; story by Arthur Yorinks; paper engineering by Matthew Reinhart. 12 pages; color illustrations throughout; 8.5 x 8.5 inches. SIGNED BY YORINKS AND REINHART on the first page; no inscription except for a "BOO" that Reinhart has turned into a face. Publisher's promotional sheet laid in, with light creases. Sendak's first and only pop-up book.

$150.00