First Edition. 225 x 330mm opening out to 1405 x 330mm, consisting of 8 concertina panels with 6 fold down tabs consisting of 4 tiers which form a circus ring showing various circus acrobats, clowns and horses, and even a 22 piece orchestra. In total, around 450 individual characters can be identified. Considered one of the masterpieces of the pop-up book genre, this volume appears original and complete, with a few old repairs and some conservational reinforcement to delicate areas. A beautiful and rare item.
Author MEGGENDORFER, Lothar
Date nd (1887)