This vintage book is complete instructions for making a range of novel wooden toys and puppets, with information on required tools and materials, suggestions for performances, directions for constructing stages, and much more. With clear instructions and helpful diagrams, this book is ideal for the beginner, and would make for a fantastic addition to collections of allied literature. Contents include: “How to Make Exciting Mobiles”, “Finger Puppets and Stage”, “Toy Theatre for a Puppet”, “Scenery and Production”, “Alek Tron, The Electric Puppet”, “A Funny Face-Making Toy”, “A toy with Roving Eyes”, “Novelties from Clothes Pegs”, “Make This Toy Magnifier”, “A Camp Fire for Indoor Use”, “A Power-Driven Whirligig”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of toys.