[CUT-OUT DOLL BOOK] Children of Other Lands. Wonder Toy-Making Book. Gummed Paper Toy-Making No. 4. "Butterfly Brand Series". Printed and Published in Great Britain. .
Tall slim folio (20.5 x 36.8cm). Original pictorial card binding, illustrated to both sides, stapled, printed inner covers; pp. , printed on card, complete with full suite of coloured gummed papers stapled to lower inner cover and untouched; illustrated throughout in black and orange; a fine and totally unused copy; scarce.
First edition, with this title listed as the fourth volume in the sub-series of Gummed Paper Toy Making Books to the rear cover. A paper craft toy inviting the child to excise a series of doll figures: a Red Indian boy; a Swiss girl; a Spanish boy with Mandoline; a Japanese girl and her baby; a Russian boy, and a Little Dutch girl, together with a central map of the world, and overlay the models with coloured gummed paper.
Only 2 collections of these "Butterfly Brand Series" books listed on Copac (Nat. Lib. of Scotland and Oxford Univ.) and a single volume, My Alphabet, in the V. & A. Only one additional copy of My Alphabet located on WorldCat (South Georgia Reg. Lib.) but no other examples found.