Philadelphia: David McKay Company, 1934. Item #04895
An Early Disney 'Flip-Book'
DISNEY, Walt, Studios. Mickey Mouse Stories Book No. 2. Story and Illustrations by Staff of Walt Disney Studio. Philadephia: David McKay Company, 1934.
First edition. Octavo ( 8 1/2 x 6 1/8 inches; 217 x 156 mm.). , 62 pp. Over sixty black and white illustrations in the text.
Publisher's red cloth with color pictorial label on front panel, plain endpapers. Some very light marginal soiling, otherwise an excellent copy.
An early Disney "flip-book," with stills from four 1931 cartoon shorts. Appearing in the lower corners of every page are images of Mickey and Minnie dancing, as one flips the pages. This is the sequel to the Mickey Mouse Story Book No. 1 (1931), with in-text movie stills depicting Mickey, Minnie and Pluto in four additional tales based upon corresponding cartoon shorts released in 1931: "Pioneer Days," "The Delivery Boy," "The Castaway," and "The Moose Hunt."