Guide to Toy CollectingBook - 2008
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!