"Costumes For Nursery Tale Characters" was written by Jean Greenhowe and contains black and white photographs by A. P. S. Aberdeen. This wonderful vintage theater book is an ex-library book and was published in 1976. Black and white photographs of children in the various costumes are included with each pattern. Also included are directions for making various props including Cinderella's mice, Aladdin's lamp and many more.
Contents: Introduction General Instructions The one piece tunic pattern The one piece pants pattern Robin Hood and Friar Tuck Little Miss Muffet Cinderella and the Fairy Godmother Hot Cross Buns Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf The Queen and the Knave of Hearts The Frog Prince and the Princess Wee Willie Winki Goldilocks and Baby Bear Little Bo-Peep Aladdin Mary, Mary, quite contrary Puss in Boots Some Other suggestions
The hard cover book has its original dust jacket covered with Mylar and is in very good vintage condition. There is some minor scuffing to the Mylar cover and the remnants of a label on the bottom of the spine. There is a DISCARD stamp on the first page and a school stamp on the title page. The pages are otherwise clean and the binding is tight. The book measures approximately 8 1/4 inches square and will be shipped Media Mail unless otherwise requested.
A great resource for any theater production or for Halloween kids costumes.
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