Bibliotheca Nostra. Śląski Kwartalnik Naukowy, 2011, nr 4, s. 61-72
The article discusses the history of the toy books since the Middle Ages until the Modernity. It presents the most relevant paper engineers from Europe and the United States and their most important works. It approximates the construction of the historical models of the mobile flap books like harlequinades, tunnel-book, metamorphosis, etc.