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With Father Tuck at the circus : panorama : verses by Clifton Bingham.
London : Raphael Tuck & Sons, [approximately 1900?]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([8] panels) : color illustrations ; 24 x 124 cm, folded to 24 x 32 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PZ7 .W58 1900+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title from front cover.
One of the circus figures is a golliwog, a racist caricature resembling a type of rag doll.
"Designed at The Studios in England. Printed at the Fine Art Works, Germany."
"No. 7651."
BAC: British Art Center copy with inserts numbers 5 and 11 lacking.
"To make the panoramic pictures, insert the figures, which will be found in the pocket attached to this book, into the spaces which are marked with numbers corresponding to those upon the figures. A variety of scenes, however, can be formed, and unending pleasure provided, by placing the figures in innumerable positions, and sometimes in one picture background sometimes in another, so that constant change and interest is obtained."--Directions.
Subject Terms:
Circus -- Juvenile literature.
Panoramas -- Specimens.
Toy and movable books -- Great Britain.
Chromolithographs -- 1900.
Toy and movable books.
Raphael Tuck & Sons, publisher.
Bingham, Clifton, 1859-1913, author.

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