The Littlest Angel originally published in 1946 is one of the most beloved, classic Christmas stories of all time!!
Collector's 1985 must have vintage children's pop-up hardcover book - The Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell. Original $10.95 price on back.
Stunning color illustrations by Borje Svennson. Design and paper engineering by Dick Dudley. Published by Ideals Pub. Co., Copyright: 1946, 1964, 1985 printing. ISBN: 0824980980. NOT ex-library. No dust jacket as issued.
This story was first introduced on radio by Helen Hayes in the 1940's, and continues to enchant generations of children. It comes to life with outstanding action mechanics. Movable Features include pop-ups and pull tabs. Photos do not fully capture exact color hues and elaborate detail; wait until you see this magnificent art up close. WOW!!
PLOT: Little boy recently become the littlest angel in heaven, he drives other angels to distraction. When it comes time for Jesus to be born on Earth, Littlest Angel gives his precious box to the Baby. But he is worried God will think his gift is too humble. However, God is pleased indeed, and transforms the box into the Star of Bethlehem.
Pop-ups, pull tabs and moving features are in excellent condition and fully functioning. Large hardcover, vibrant glossy color pictorial boards with front gold titles. Spine and back has black titles, 12 unpaginated cardstock pages, approx. 12" high by 9" wide. Binding tight. Excellent vintage condition.
Pages excellent overall/bright/mostly clean/no writing or tears/shelfwear includes few small spots-sticker residue from bookplate on copyright page. One pop-up small attachment separated-does not effect look of pop-up or functioning. Only by close inspection were we even able to see it.
Cover very good/bright/clean/light general shelfwear includes light rubbing-scuffing-corner bumping-edgewear-light rubbing-scuffing-1/2" slit tear front spine.
An inspirational story, perfect for reading aloud during the Christmas holidays, or any time of the year. Every mischievous boy or girl can relate to this Littlest Angel!!
Do not pass up this must have collector's gem; will make a FABULOUS gift for your family or someone special in your life!!
1985 'The Littlest Angel Pop-up Book', Charles Tazewell, Christmas Stories, Religion, OUT-OF-PRINT Edition
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