Guide to Toy Collecting

Guide to Toy Collecting

Book - 2008
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Baker & Taylor
An accessible history of toys instructs aspiring hobbyists on the art of amassing a valuable collection, sharing advice on everything from canvassing garage sales and antique shops to identifying knock-offs and recognizing investment-worthy objects. Original. 15,000 first printing.


From America's leading experts, your ultimate Guide to Toy Collecting

If you've ever dreamed of displaying a spectacular toy collection or if you're just looking for a fulfilling new hobby, here is the expert guide you need to become a topnotch toy collector. You'll receive priceless advice on the history of toys, becoming a garage sale master, spotting a fake, and recognizing an investment, as well as:

  • Finding and identifying toys
  • Caring for and exhibiting your collection
  • Understanding collecting terms
  • Verifying authenticity
  • Using internet resources

And much more!

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061341410
Characteristics: 154 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm


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