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HERE AND THERE. A Book of Transformation Pictures.
London, Ernest Nister, printed in Bavaria, (1894).Dated from British Library accession date (1894). 4to, 250 x 200 mm, 9¾ x 7½ inches, green cloth backed glazed boards with delightful chromolithograph illustration on upper cover of 2 little dogs begging to a little girl with long blond curls in white winter clothes, floral endpapers, 9 text pages. 6 very pretty coloured transformation pictures with horizontal slats and tab at bottom to pull. 4 are of delightful young children, some with toys or dolls, 1 shows a dressed kitten blowing bubbles which changes to another dressed kitten stealing jam, the last shows Father Christmas seated on the bed of 2 tiny children sorting toys from his sack, which changes to morning and the same children with their presents. Poems by F.E. Weatherly. Expertly recased, corners very slightly worn, lower cover very lightly soiled, title page slightly browned. Occasional slight pale fingermarks, few very small closed tears at corners of picture frames with old clear tape repairs, or around tabs, 1 with old neat paper repair, 1 tab expertly replaced. All movables working perfectly. A very good copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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