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Walt Disney

Rare books and original artwork by Walt Disney, including first edition, signed first edition copies, and autograph ephemera of best-loved titles.

Encompassing classics such as Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, The Night Before Christmas, Snow White, Cinderella, The Ugly Duckling, and Bambi.

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  1. Mickey Mouse Movie Stories.
    First editions, first printings. Each volume contains several short story adaptations of Mickey Mouse cartoons of the time. Volume 1 has a small black and white drawing of Mickey (recto) or Minnie (verso) which appears to dance as the pages are flipped. An uncommon set in dust jackets. Learn More
    £5,750

    Stock Code: 95833

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  2. 118247
    First edition, first printing, of the first Mickey Mouse picture book. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 118247

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  3. Mickey Mouse Waddle Book.
    First editions, first printings. This title was the first of the "waddle" books in which die-cut figures were punched out and assembled to move. This copy has all four original waddles of Mickey, Minnie, Pluto and horse Tanglefoot with their original brass fasteners, though, they have been punched out from the book. This... Learn More
    £3,500

    Stock Code: 95969

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  4. Mickey Mouse Library.
    First editions, first printings. Issued concurrently with the 1934 movie The Big Bad Wolf as a promotional item. This copy has a label bearing the words "3 Books" pasted onto the upper lid. This may account for the presence of the earlier, 1931 "Adventures of Mickey Mouse" in the set, certainly a welcome addition. The only... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 97988

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  5. 130171
    First edition, first printing. Elmer Elephant first appeared in Disney's Silly Symphonies cartoon series and subsequently appeared in the comic strip of the series, but was not further developed by Disney. Learn More
    £625

    Stock Code: 130171

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  6. 118414
    A collection of 13 mimeographed manuscripts giving a fascinating insight into Disney's internal training program for the animators. The collection comprises: two lectures by Don Graham discussing general animation theory and practice; a bulletin discussing "How to Catch, Build and Maintain the Interest of the Spectator in... Learn More
    £3,850

    Stock Code: 118414

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  7. 125664
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 125664

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  8. 130181
    First UK edition, first impression, of the picture book produced by Disney to accompany the film. The US edition was published the same year. Learn More
    £575

    Stock Code: 130181

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  9. .
    First edition, first printing. Picture book featuring Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy. Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 96586

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  10. The Story of Snow White
    First editions, first printings. A wonderful group of picture books each featuring one of the title characters. Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 97992

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  11. 130183
    First edition, first printing, of the Disney version of the story of Pinocchio, published in anticipation of the animated film that was released the following year. Learn More
    £425

    Stock Code: 130183

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  12. Walt Disney's version of Pinocchio Based on the famous story by Collodi.
    One of 100 copies only of the original American edition, this copy a presentation to William ("Tex") Henson on the occasion of his 20th birthday in 1944, shortly after he joined Disney as an assistant animator. The front pastedown has the gift inscription "Best wishes to Bill Henson from William S. Henson June 1944 20 Birthday",... Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 44640

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  13. The Ugly Duckling.
    First edition, first printing. A fantastic group of original Disney Studio celluloids. Due to accurate representations being distorted with some license holders, Disney decided that in-house illustrators were their best option in accurate representations of their characters, which resulted in stories such as this one having... Learn More
    £5,550

    Stock Code: 98003

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  14. 36719
    First edition, first impression. No. 71 of 100 copies. Signed by Walt Disney on the title page and by the animators Fred Moore, Ward Kimball, Paul J. Smith, Al Parke, John Hurley, Ed Penner, Norm Ferguson and Ted Sears.
    Al Park has also inscribed on the front free endpaper "This book was produced to establish interstate... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 36719

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  15. Little Pig's Picnic and Other Stories.
    First edition, first printing. Signed by Walt Disney on the half title page. A collection of short stories based on Disney's Silly Symphonies. Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 98004

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  16. Fantasia.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Walt Disney, "To David Von Kessell sincerely Walt Disney." David was the son of Disney Imagineer, Glendra Von Kessel. Learn More
    £6,000

    Stock Code: 111964

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  17. Fantasia.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 62233

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  18. Pinocchio.
    First edition, first printings. A scarce collection of colouring and paint books, featuring the main characters from the animated film. Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 97986

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  19. 109256

    Bambi.

    New York: 1941

    First edition. Presentation copy inscribed by Disney on the half title to "Janet with best wishes Walt Disney." Learn More
    £8,750

    Stock Code: 109256

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  20. 89991comp
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed on the verso of the front free endpaper in crayon to "Mimi Bonesteel, Happy Easter, Walt Disney." Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 89991

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  21. Alice in Wonderland.

    Alice in Wonderland.

    Racine, Wisconsin: 1951

    First edition, first printing. An obscure Disney title which features 8 pages of colour punch outs featuring scenes from the Disney animated film. Learn More
    £575

    Stock Code: 97043

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  22. 119892
    This image appears in the original animation of Alice in Wonderland at the 1:12:00 mark. The background is marked "2069 Seq. 12.0 Sc 8.1" in the right margin. Learn More
    £15,000

    Stock Code: 119892

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  23. Peter Pan Magic Paint Book.
    A scarce film tie-in paint book. Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 104135

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  24. Peter Pan Punchout Book.
    A scarce film tie-in punch out book, which allows the reader to create a scene from the film, including Captain Hook's pirate ship. A scarce Disney ephemera piece. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 104136

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  25. Walt Disney: the Art of Animation.
    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Walt Disney on the verso of the front free endpaper, "To Vita Best Wishes Walt Disney." Additionally it is inscribed by Roy Disney and contains the signatures of more than 100 other people in the Walt Disney Studio, including seven of "The Nine Old Men" who were the key animators... Learn More
    £8,750

    Stock Code: 98030

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