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Chess: A Pop-Up Set


Boxed Set/Slip Case/Casebound | June 6, 2013

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From Sam Ita--the virtuoso paper engineer behind our successful Moby-Dick, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, and Frankenstein pop-up books--comes a playful and beautiful new creation: a complete, standard-size chess set. Made of durable cardstock, the already-assembled and magnetized pieces “pop” easily into place when the folds are opened. This totally innovative kit comes with a 48-page instructional book that explains the basic rules of the game and offers tips for more advanced players.
-  A fold-out cardstock chess set with a 19 x 19 standard-sized board and 32 pieces

-  Chess, a 48-page hardcover instructional book
Sam Ita studied graphic design at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and apprenticed for five years with Robert Sabuda and Matthew Rhinehart on best-selling pop-up titles including America the Beautiful, Encyclopedia Prehistorica, Mommy, and Christmas cards for the Museum of Modern Art. His creations for Sterling include Christ...
Title:Chess: A Pop-Up SetFormat:Boxed Set/Slip Case/CaseboundDimensions:48 pages, 11 × 11.5 × 1 inPublished:June 6, 2013Publisher:Sterling InnovationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1402758669

ISBN - 13:9781402758669

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