POP-UP. SANTA VISITS MOTHER GOOSE. (White Plains, N.Y.: 1953). 4to (8 1/2 x 10 1/2"), spiral backed flexible card covers, owner inscription and slightest bit of rubbing else fine. The text is in story form tracing Santa's encounters with Mother Goose characters. Brightly illustrated in color on every page in the style of Julian Wehr. There are 4 nice pop-ups and a 3-dimensional piglet head that sticks out through a hole in the page. This copy lacks a parachute but includes THE BAG OF CANDY, A PAPER HORN, A PLASTIC SPOON A BANDAID AND A BOOK MOUNTED INSIDE REAR COVER! The book has the text of the rhymes included in the story. Typical 50's style.

[Item #38467]

Price: $125.00