10 December 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
MICKEY MOUSE -- BIBO, Bobette & Walt DISNEY STUDIOS (illustrations). Mickey Mouse Book. New York: Bibo and Lang, 1930. 4° (306 x 228mm). Original green pictorial wrappers (a few very small spots on rear cover, very light occasional soiling).
A VERY GOOD COPY OF THE FIRST MICKEY MOUSE BOOK WITH THE MICKEY MOUSE GAME COMPLETE AND UNCUT. This is the second printing with Bobette Bibo's name on title, the song lyrics have been changed and two Mickey Mouse comic strips have been added. The book contains one of the first caricatures of Walt Disney, which is included in the story that describes how he met Mickey and gave him his name.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
+44 (0)20 7389 2158
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
Mark Wiltshire, Associate Specialist in Science & Books, walks us through the history of Christianity’s most influential printed text
Books and Manuscripts specialist Sven Becker advises on a richly rewarding and ever-evolving collectors’ market
Antiquities specialist Hannah Solomon explains why this Apis bull is a cause for excitement among collectors and institutions across the globe
The ‘Godfather of Toy Figures’ invites us into his Hong Kong studio for a peek at his upcoming selling exhibition, presented at Christie’s Hong Kong, 11-27 April