Tinplate Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s from Japan

With Price Guide

Tinplate Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s from Japan
22.00 *Les prix incluent la TVA
Code article09228
Tinplate Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s from Japan - The Collector's Guide
160 pages
Color photos
Soft cover
22 x 22 cm
0,607 kg

This book showcases postwar Japanese-built diecast cars, highly collectable and often rivalling other vintage makes at the auctions. Featuring some of the rarest models from a private collection, this book also describes the history and details of these toys. A book for both specialist collectors and all those with an interest in vintage toys.

• Many of the toys pictured are so rare that the images have never been published before
* The toys are all drawn from the collection of Bruce Sterling of New York, recognised as one of the world's top collectors in this field
* The author has been given unique access to this collection for the purposes of this book
* Includes valuable background information on the companies that made these toys
* Features a comprehensive selection of photographs of rare items from many different countries
* All models pictured are in mint condition, with original boxes
* Price guide gives an indication of current values and degree of rarity
* Provides a handy means of manufacturer identification
* An invaluable aid to collectors buying at auction and at toy shows