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Books are arranged chronologically beginning with the earliest date. The date ap¬pears first followed by, when appropriate, the author/artist/illustrator (or other state¬ment of responsibility), the title, sub-title, edition statement, place of publication, publisher, date of publication, pagination, illustration statement, size (height by width by depth), series statement, notes, and lender to the exhibition.

 
Vojtěch Kubašta
No Date
(late 1950s to early 1960s)
 
#1
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Alice in wonderland.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?].
[16] p.: [2] double-page col. pop-ups; 33 x 24 x .5 cm. [closed]; 32.5 x 45.5 x 15.5 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Cello¬phane window on front cover and flap on p. [1] of second pop-up. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on front cover, and “VK” on p. [3] and [4] of front pop-up and on back cover. – Spine bound with yellow tape. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., West¬minster, London, S.W.1. An Artia production. – Printed in Czecho¬slovakia. 334.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning

Alice in wonderland.

 

#2
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Goldilocks and the three bears; [and], The three little pigs.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?].
[6] p., [7] p.: [4], [4] double-page col. pop-ups + [3], [2] movable tabs; 20.5 x 26 x 2 cm. [closed]; 20.5 x 31 x 20.5 cm. [open]
[Cover titles. – Tête bêche binding: i.e., Goldi¬locks . . . is on one side, flip the book and The Three little pigs is on the other side. – Texts parallel to spine. – “V. Kubašta” and pull tab on p. [1] and “VK” and pull tab on p. [4] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with two copper-colored strings. – “Westminster Books” [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. Westminster, London, S.W.1. An Artia production. Printed in Czecho¬slovakia. 327.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Goldilocks and the three bears; [and], The three little pigs.
#3
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
How Columbus discovered America.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?].
7, [1] p.: [1] double-page col. pop-up; 32.5 x 23 x .5 cm. [closed]; 32.5 x 45.5 x 25.5 cm. [open]
[Title from caption preceding text. – Pop-up of the ships the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria. – Front cover has movable ship’s steering wheel. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on front and back covers, and on p. [2] of pop-up. – Spine bound with blue tape. – “West¬minster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminster, London, S.W.1. An Artia production. 301. [“301” also printed on p. [3] of pop-up]. – Printed in Czechoslovakia” –— Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
How Columbus discovered America.
#4
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Noah’s ark.
Westminster, Lon¬don: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?].
7, [1] p.: [1] double-page col. pop-up; 33 x 23 x .5 cm. [closed]; 33 x 45 x 21 cm. [open]
[Title from caption preceding text. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on front and back covers, and “VK” on p. [2] of pop-up. – Spine bound with blue tape. – “West¬min¬ster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Pub¬lishers) Ltd., Westmin¬ster, Lon¬don, S.W.1. An Artia production. 310. Printed in Czecho¬slo¬vakia” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Noah’s ark.
#5
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
[Peter and Sally on the farm].
[Westminster, Lon¬don: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1961?] [4] p.: [1] double-page col. pop-up + with movable swing; 32.5 x 23 x .5 cm. [closed]; 32.5 x 45.5 x 24 cm. [open]
[Offprint of “Peter and Sally on the farm.” – Signed “V. Kubašta” on front cover and “VK” on back cover. – The number “108” appears on front cover and the word “foreign” on back cover. – Spine bound with green tape]
Lent by Gerry Bohning

[Peter and Sally on the farm].

#6
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Snow white.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?].
[14] p.: [7] double-page col. pop-ups + [5] movable tabs; 20.5 x 26.5 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 20.5 x 29 x 20.5 cm [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. One movable tab on cover. – Signed “V.K” on p. [1] of cover and “V. Ku¬baš¬ta” on page [3] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with one light blue string. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminster, London, S.W.1. An Artia production. Printed in Czecho¬slavakia. 322.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Snow white.
#7
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Tony and the circus boy.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [©196-?]. 7, [1] p.: [1] double-page col. pop-up; 33 x 23 x .5 cm. [closed]; 33 x 45.5 x 32 cm. [open]
[Title from caption preceding text. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on front and back covers, and “VK” on p. [1] and [2] of pop-up. – Spine bound with red tape. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Designed and produced by Artia for Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminster, London, S.W.1. Printed in Czechoslovakia” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1958
Tony and the circus boy.
#8
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Voj`´cek, A. [Concept]
Novák, J.Z. [Verse]
Cvr`´cek a mravenci. [English: The cricket and the ants]
Illustrations, V. Kubašta. – Vydání osmé [8th ed.]
Bratislava, Czechoslovakia: Mladé letá, [©1958]; [10] p.: [3] cut-out pages; 19 x 23 x 1.5 cm.
[Cover title. – Heavy paper board pages bound with brown tape. – “Návrh A. Voj`´cek. Verše J. Z. Novák. Ilustroval V. Kubašta. Vydaly Mladé letá, slovenské vydavatelstvo knípre mláde`´z, n.p., Brati¬slava, jako svou 4061. publikaci, v roku 1976. Vydání osmé. Edice Leporela. Odpove`´dná redaktorka Mária Števková. Výtvarný redactor Dušan Gre`´cner. Technický redactor Marián Škripek. Vytiskl VKÚ Harmanec. AA 2,83 (text 0, 16, ilustr. 2,67) VA 2,88. Náklad 40,000 výtisku•. 66-091-76. 14/2 . . . ©J.Z. Novák, 1958. Illustrations © V. Kubašta, 1958.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1960

Cvr`´cek a mravenci.

Cvr`´cek a mravenci.

#9
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Table, lay yourself!
Westminster, London : Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1960.
[14] p.: [7] double-page col. pop-ups + [8] movable tabs; 21 x 26.5 x 2 cm. [closed]; 21 x 29 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] and [4] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with two yellow strings. – Spine bound with red polka dotted white tape. – Front cover has pull tab. – “Westminster Books. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminster Lon¬don S.W.1. ©1960 by Artia, Prague. Copy¬right in Czechoslovakia [appears twice – printed and stamped]. 332.” – Colophon]
Bienes Center Collection
1961
Table, lay yourself!
#10
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Cinderella.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1961.
[14] p.: [7] double-page col. pop-ups + [6] movable tabs; 21 x 26.5 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 21 x 29 x 21 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – One pull tab on cover. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] and [3] of cover and “VK” on p [3], [5], and [7]. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded, and held together with two yellow strings. – Spine bound with white tape. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. Westminster, London, S.W.1. ©1961 by Artia, Prague. Printed in Czechoslo¬vakia. 326/5.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Cinderella.
#11
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Sleeping beauty.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1961.
[14] p.: [7] double-page col. pop-ups + [6] movable tabs; 21 x 26.5 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 21 x 29 x 21 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – One pull tab on cover. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1], [3], and [4] of cover, on p. [9] of text; and “VK” on p. [5] and p. [4] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded, and held together with two pink strings. – Spine bound with green tape. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. Westminster, London, S.W.1. ©1961 by Artia, Prague. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 324/5.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Sleeping beauty.
#12
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Tip + Top at the zoo.
Designed by V. Kubašta.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1961.
[10] p. : [6] double-page col. pop-ups + [13] movable tabs; 26 x 26 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 26 x 31 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Ku¬bašta” on p. [1] and VK p. [4] of cover; and “VK” on p. [3], [9], and on p. [4] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded, and held together with two yellow strings. – Spine bound with yellow and brown tape. – “Designed by V. Kubašta. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminister, London, S.W.I. ©1961, Artia, Prague. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 382/3.” – Colophon]
Bienes Center Collection
1962
Tip + Top at the zoo.
#13
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Marco Polo.
Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., ©1962.
7, [1] p.: [1] double-page col. pop-up; 32.5 x 23 x .5 cm. [closed]; 32.5 x 45 x 25.5 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Title on caption preceding text: “The voyage of Marco Polo,” p. 1-[7]. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [2] of pop-up, and “VK” on p. [3] of pop-up. – Spine bound with yellow tape. – “Westminster Books [logo]. Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Westminster, London, S.W.1. ©Artia, Prague. 311/2. Printed in Czecho¬slo¬vakia.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Marco Polo.
#14
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Tip + Top go camping.
Designed by V. Kubašta. Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., [1962?]. [10] p. : [6] double-page col. pop-ups + [9] movable tabs; 26 x 26 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 26 x 31 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] and VK p. [3] of cover; and “VK” on p. [9] – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with two blue strings. – Spine bound with white tape illustrated with green leaves. – “Designed by V. Kubašta. ©1962, Artia, Prague. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 383/4.” – Colophon]
Lent by Geraldine Roberts Lebowitz
1963

Tip + Top go camping.

Tip + Top go camping.

#15
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Three is a crowd.
London: Bran¬croft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Greencoat House, Francis St., S.W. 1, ©1963. [10] p.: [5] double-page col. pop-ups; 11.x 11x 1.5 cm. – (Brancroft pocket pop-ups; series 3, #393)
[ABSTRACT: A Large Cube, a Chimney-sweep, and a Zebra want to be different colors to be as beautiful as a picture on a wall. – Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Illus¬trated front and back covers. – Signed VK on p. [4] of cover. – The five pop-ups are printed in one continuous strip, folded and held together with yellow string. – Lacking original box as issued with series title: Bancroft pocket pop-ups, Series 3. 1/-9-12. Each title in the box has the list of other titles (no. 391-401) in the series on p. [4] of cover. – ©1963 by V. Kubasta and Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. All rights reserved. Printed in Czecho¬slovakia. 393.]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1964

Three is a crowd.

Three is a crowd.

#16
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Four wheels to carry us.
London: Bran¬croft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Greencoat House, Francis St., S.W. 1, ©1964.
[10] p.: [5] double-page col. pop-ups; 11.x 11x 1.5 cm. – (Brancroft pocket pop-ups; series 3, #394/2)
[ABSTRACT: Big Brush and Parker Pen made fun of the Four Chalk Crayons because they were cooped up in a box without wheels. The Four Chalks Crayons each drew a conveyance with wheels – blue coach, green lorry, yellow pram, red car – and were no longer laughed at because they didn’t have wheels. – Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Illustrated front and back covers. – Signed VK on p. [4] of cover. – The five pop-ups are printed in one continuous strip, folded and held together with yellow string. – Lacking original box as issued with series title: Bancroft pocket pop-ups, Series 3. 1/-9-12. Each title in the box has the list of other titles (no. 391-401) in the series on p. [4] of cover. – ©1964 by V. Kubasta and Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 394/2. All rights reserved.]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Four wheels to carry us.
#17
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Tip + Top + Tap and the dragons.
London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Greencoat House, Francis St., ©1964.
[10] p.: [6] double-page col. pop-ups + [9] movable tabs; 26 x 26 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 26 x 31 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] and [4] of cover – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with two blue strings. Spine bound with yellow and white tape. – “All rights reserved. ©1964 by V. Kubasta and Brancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 385.” – Colophon]
Lent by Geraldine Roberts Lebowitz
1965
Tip + Top + Tap and the dragons.
#18
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
The kitten eleven.
London: Brancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., Greencoat House, Francis St., S.W. 1, ©1965.
[10] p.: [5] double-page col. pop-ups; 11 x 11 x 1.5 cm. – (Brancroft pocket pop-ups; series 3, #401)
[ABSTRACT: “A championship football [soccer] match between the kitten team, Miaow Miaow United, and the puppy team, the Barking Wan¬derers, in pursuit of the Great Milk Cup.” – Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – The five pop-ups are printed in one continuous strip, folded and held together with green string. – Lacking original box as issued with series title: Bancroft pocket pop-ups, Series 3. 1/-9-12. Each title in the box has the list of other titles (no. 391-401) in the series on p. [4] of cover. – ©1965 by V. Kubasta and Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 401. All rights reserved.]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1968
The kitten eleven.
#19
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Van dem Fischer und seiner Frau. [English: The fisherman and his wife] [Germany]: Carlsen Verlag, [©1968.
[14] p.: [8] double-page col. pop-ups + [5] movable tabs; 20.5 x 26 x 2 cm. [closed]; 20.5 x 29 x 10.5 cm.
[Cover title. Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] of cover. – “400” on p. [4] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, folded and held together with two yellow strings. Spine bound with blue tape. – “© Panorama-Märchen. Bestellnummer Carlsen Verlag (2915). 1968 Artia, Prag. 2915.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1969
Van dem Fischer und seiner Frau. [English: The fisherman and his wife]
#20
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Sesam open u. [English: Open sesame]
Designed by V. Kubašta. Wageningen, Netherlands: Zomer & Keunings, ©1969.
[10] p.:[6] double-page col. pop-ups + [7] movable tabs; 20 x 26 1.5 cm. [closed]; 20 x 30.5 x 20 cm. [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, and folded. – “Designed by V. Kubašta. ©1969, Artia, Prague. ©1969, Nederlandse bewerking Zomer & Keunings-Wageningen. 739.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
Sesam open u. [English: Open sesame]
#21
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
Les trios cheveux d’or. [English: The three golden hairs]
Dessiné par V. Kubašta.
Paris, France: Éditions Mondiales del Duca, ©1969. [10] p.: [6] double-page col. pop-ups + [5] movable tabs; 20 x 26 x 1.5 cm. [closed]; 20 x 29.5 x 20 cm [open]
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] of cover. – The pop-ups are printed in continuous strips, glued, and folded. – “Éditions Mondiales del Duca, Paris. Dessiné par V. Kubašta. ©1969 by Artia, Prague. Imprimé en Tchécoslovaquie. 437.” – Colophon]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1978
Les trios cheveux d’or. [English: The three golden hairs]
#22
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
The brave tin soldier.
[London, England] : Murrays Childrens Books, a Division of Murrays Book Sales (Kings Cross) Ltd, [©1978]
[10] p.: [6] double-page col. pop-ups + [6] movable tabs; 20 x 26 x 2 cm. [closed]; 20 x 29 x 20 cm. [open] – (An all-action treasure hour pop-up book)
[Cover title. – Text parallel to spine. – Signed “V. Kubašta” on p. [1] of cover. – “Hans C. Andersen [logo]” – on p. [1] of cover. – Printed on each pop-up spread are instructions on how to operate each movable: i.e., “Lift the box lid”, p. [1]. – Title printed on spine. – “Illustrations © 1972 by V. Kubašta. ©1978 by Artia, Prague. – “Treasure Hour” [logo]. Murrays Childrens Books, a Division of Murrays Book Sales (Kings Cross) Ltd. MB/ASP 4. Printed in Czechoslovakia. – p. [4] of cover]
Lent by Gerry Bohning
1982
The brave tin soldier.
#23
Kubašta, Vojtěch, 1914-1992 [Paper engineer and artist]
The little car.
[London, England]: Brown Watson (Leicester) Ltd., ©1982.