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re: carousel & tunnel books



A couple of examples that fit Richards descriptions:
A. Tunnel book:

 Author:         McDevitt, Elizabeth.
 Title:          Octopus / was written by Elizabeth McDevitt and illustrated by
                   Julie Chen.
 Published:      Berkeley : Flying Fish Press, 1992 [c1988]
 Description:    [12] leaves : ill. ; 28 x 34 cm.
 Local notes:    SML,AOB: "This is number 11"--P. [3] of case.
 Notes:          Title from p. [3] of case.
                 A tunnel book; leaves attached to two folded accordian style
                   leaves; opens to 93 cm.
                 "Published in a limited edition of 100 copies, letterpress
                   printed on Magnani Pescia & Crescent papers in Cochin bold
                   italic, designed and engineered by Elizabeth McDevitt and
                   Julie Chen, the boxes were made by Sandy Tilcock"--P. [3] of
                   case.

B. Carousel Book:  (besides the example following I recall commercial produced
      editions of Little Red Riding Hood and Goldilocks from the sixties that
      could be opend and tied with four or five scenes folding out and you
      could turn the book to view the different scenes. I  bought several for
      gifts then but didn't keep any, alas!

 Author:         Morrison, Lois.
 Title:          Ste. Ostrich in Manhattan : the visitations of a martyr / by
                   Lois Morrison.
 Published:      Berkeley [Calif.] : Flying Fish Press, 1990.
 Description:    1 v. (unpaged folded leaves) : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
 Local notes:    SML,AOB: "This is number 45"--Colophon.
 Notes:          Leaves are folded accordian style to form pages that consist
                   of  four leaves of paper, three of which are cut to reveal
                   pop-up illustrations.    Leaves sewn at fore-edge.
                 "Written and illustrated by Lois Morrison ... designed and
                   printed by Julie Chen with the assistance of Elizabeth
                   McDevitt ... with calligraphy by Keith Vinson"--Colophon.
                 "Edition of 125 copies"--Colophon.
                 Issued in folder with string tie.

Louis H. Silverstein, Arts of the Book Collection, Yale University


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