Kubasta, V. (illus).
London. Bancroft & Co., 1961.
Pop-up book, 13 x 9 inch, color pop-up sheet opens to approximately 12 3/4 x 18 inches and the central dwelling stands approximately 10 1/2 inches tall, black and white in-text illustrations, 8pp, color pictorial stiff card wrappers with cloth spine (softbound). There is a thin area of paper loss in the upper left corner of the unfolded platform (about 2 1/2 inches in length) but it does not appear to be related to any of the pop-up's components. The book is clean and, save for the paper loss, is in excellent condition with sturdy hinges on the platform folds and a tightly stapled text. A stunning brightly colored and multi-layered pop-up by Vojtech Kubasta, showing a scene from Peter and Sally's holiday on the farm. Present are five stand-alone cut-outs of animals, geese, and a child. Printed in Czechoslovakia. Item #46556