- Tag = Flip Book
A Story Without Words THE GIRL FROM PARIS. No. 2.
New York: W L. Isaacs, 1897. An early American flip or flick book in its original plain cloth covers. 62 x 38 mm. Title-page and last leaf a little chipped at the outer edges; the covers too are worn with some slight loss; else a very good copy of an early example of this popular optical toy first issued in America in the 1880’s.More details Price: £175.00
CINEMATOGRAPH LIVING PICTURES.
Bavaria: No date, but circa 1920. A flip or flick book of twenty-six pages designed in such a way that when flicked they create the illusion of movement, in this example, a Bavarian in national dress, standing on a hillside holding a gun and waving his hat. Bavarian, but mark trimmed at spine as bound. 26 pages. Oblong: 40 x 57 mm. A very good copy.More details Price: £75.00
See Sir Malcolm Campbell Breaking the World’s Water Speed Record (By courtesy of British Movietone News) using Castrol.
No date [circa 1937]. A double-sided flip book issued by Castrol to celebrate Sir Malcolm Campbell’s record. 77 x 50 mm. Corners a little turned for the first few leaves front and back; else a good copy. .More details Price: £110.00
“THE ARRIVAL OF BILLY BRONCO” A Pocket Movie (By courtesy of the British Film Board) Souvenir of the Observer Film Exhibition 1956.
1956. 90 x 62 mm. A excellent copy of this scarce flip book.More details Price: £60.00