THE ROCKING HORSE. Patricia Mullins.


A history of moving toy horses. Pp. 376, profusely illustrated in colour and black & white, notes and sources, glossary, bibliography, index; oblong 4to; pictorial papered boards; dust wrapper; [together with, as issued] Fawdry (Marguerite) AN INTERNATIONAL SURVEY OF ROCKING HORSE MANUFACTURE. Pp. 48, illustrated in colour and black & white, bibliography, index of rocking horse manufacturers; oblong 4to; pictorial glazed paper wrappers, stapled; both volumes housed within a single pictorial glazed papered slipcase, faintly scuffed; New Cavendish Books, London, 1992. First editions. *The main volume is inscribed and signed by the author (to Melbourne bookseller Albert Ullin) on the title page verso. Patricia Mullins' inscription includes a small sketch of a rocking horse. The volume is also signed by the dedicatee, John R. Bartlett. Loosely inserted is a printed invitation to the Melbourne launch of the book.. Item #150751

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