Everyone Loves A Pop-Up

The 1964 World’s Fair was a two-year event centered on peace, understanding, and apparently, pop-up books. Released in 1963, Peter and Wendy See the New York World’s Fair shows two children, Peter and Wendy, – no relation to Peter Pan or Wendy Darling – enjoying the sights of the fair, including the famed Sinclair Oil “Dinoland” and the Unisphere, a sculpture that many will remember from the film Men in Black.

Mary Pillsbury, ill. Fred Ottenheimer, Peter and Wendy See the New York World’s Fair: In Pop-Up Action Pictures (New York: Spertus Publishing Company, [1963]).

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2 Responses to Everyone Loves A Pop-Up

  1. The best kind of books! My favourite pop-up book is Fungus the Bogeyman. Hilarious!

  2. I remember, I had pop-up book as a kid. 🙂

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