[Paris]: Walt Disney, Hachette, Silly Symphonies, 1936. Item #04740
Never Published in America
Three Superb Color Pop-Ups
DISNEY, Walt. [POP-UP BOOK]. [Mickey Hop-La!] Une Partie De Polo. Illustrations de Walt Disney. [Paris]: Walt Disney, Hachette, Silly Symphonies, .
First edition. Small quarto (8 7/8 x 7 1/4 inches; 226 x 184 mm.). 60 pp. Forty-three black and white drawings of which twelve are full-page. Three magnificent double-page color pop-ups. Some very light toning to blank margins.
Publisher's color pictorial blue boards, color pictorial endpapers. Small faded area at top of front board, minimal rubbing to extremities, still a near fine copy.
Mickey, Donald and Goofy play in a polo match against several Hollywood stars including Laurel and Hardy, Charlie Chaplin, and Harpo Marx. Clark Gable and Mae West are spectators. This highly amusing little book features three vibrantly colored pop-ups plus color pictorial endpapers and many line illustrations throughout the text. This title was never published in America.