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Handbook for model soldier collectors

Donald Featherstone

Handbook for model soldier collectors

by Donald Featherstone

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Published by Kaye & Ward in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military miniatures -- Collectors and collecting.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Donald Featherstone.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK494.M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination156p.,12plates :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17226979M
    ISBN 100718208099

    Britain's Toy Soldiers: The History and Handbook by James Opie, the book includes feature sections such as collectors' favourites and prices, high-value and famous sets, artistic highlights, quirks and is without doubt the most authoritative book on the subject and will be welcomed by the thousands of devoted. Books document the evolution of our need to make sense of the world around us. This urge can be seen in the first Gutenberg bible of ; the ‘First Folio’ of plays by William Shakespeare, published in ; John James Audubon’s monumental “Birds of America,” which was printed between and ; and even the pocket-size.

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    Britains Toy Soldiers | This is the first full-color history of the world-famous toy soldiers to chart the whole story of their development from Victorian table toy to 21st Century collectable. Prior to the family toy business of the Britain family was struggling as the toy industry was dominated by German manufacturers and importers. This book shows collectors how affordable diecast toy collecting can be as a hobby and demonstrates the value of collecting new models as well as old ones. It is one of the most comprehensive guides on the market to Corgi, Dinky, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Tootsietoys, and other diecast toys & scale models.


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Featherstone starting at $ Handbook for model soldier collectors has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Donald Featherstone 'Handbook For Model Soldier Collectors' Kaye and Ward Hardcover with dustjacket. pages. Armed with this book, the novice can embark with confidence upon the fascinating and colourful hobby of model soldier collecting.

This is the first full-colour history of the world-famous toy soldiers to chart the whole story of their development from Victorian table toy to 21st Century collectable.

Prior to the family toy business of the Britain family was struggling as the toy industry was dominated by German manufacturers and importers. Then came the fateful decision first to import, then to design and. The survey of military uniforms included will help the collector to identify the various parts of the uniform through the different periods of history.

The aim of this book is to guide the novice collector into the art of collecting model soldiers, as well as to furnish the advanced collector with many new ideas.

cm,5x22, pp,   Much more interesting for me was the book by solo wargamer legend Stuart Asquith The Collector’s Guide to New Toy Soldiers, a book -got a dedicated copie- who funnily enough deals with the new brands and manufacturers from onwards -post hollow cast Britain’s- that by now are “new classics” because in those nearly fifty years.

Toy Collectors Handbook contributor – Goldfinch Books UK ISBN 0 0 3 Valuation Guide included The Great Book of Hollow Cast Figures –New Cavendish Books UK ISBN 1 26 3 Considered the definitive work at the time of publishing and nicknamed the “Bible” amongst collectors Valuation Guide included.

Handbook for Model Soldier Collectors. Model Soldiers. Henry Harris. Octopus Books Ltd pages, overview ot the makers and collector of that time lot of pictures in B&W, some in colours Metal Toys and Automata. Constance King. Chatwell Books Model Soldiers I have Detlef Heerbrand to thank for finding this clip and posting it on facebook (which I finally got around to joining this month - a sure sign that it's days are numbered).

It features Bill Carman who was Vice Chaiman of the BMSS at the time and was one of the first to manufacture model soldiers for the collector. Britains Toy Soldiers, The History and Handbook by: James Opie List Price: $ Collector Bookstore is a retailer of new books located in Leavenworth, Kansas.

We specialize in price guides and reference books for the antiques and collectibles industry. It is without doubt the most authoritative book on the subject and will. Book Description Pen & Sword Books Ltd, United Kingdom, Hardback.

Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This is the first full-colour history of the world-famous toy soldiers to chart the whole story of their development from Victorian table toy to 21st Century collectable.

Book Summary: The title of this book is Britains Toy Soldiers and it was written by James Opie. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Pen and Sword Military and has a total of pages in the book. Figure 1 - As an initial reference acquisition The collector's All colour guide to Toy Soldiers by Andrew Rose would be an excellent investment, and the book is currently still available on To the more serious collector Joe Wallis' two books, Regiments of all Nations, and Armies of the World, are definitive texts, however, both are limited to black and white imagery.

Out of Print - Try Used Books. Model Soldiers by Henry Harris from Octopus Books Out of Print - Try Used Books.

Model Soldiers in Color by Roy Dilley from Octopus Books Out of Print - Try Used Books. Handbook for model soldier collectors by Donald F. Featherstone from Kaye & Ward Out of Print - Try Used Books. Model Soldier Manual by Peter J.

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