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MR. GAMAGE'S GREAT TOY BAZAAR 1902-1906

By Parry-Crooke, Charlotte (edited and introduction by)

New York: Hastings House Publishers, 1982. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0803847459 160pp.

$25.00

MCELWEE'S COLLECTOR'S GUIDE #5 - POSTWAR BUDDY-L 1945-1970

By McElwee, Neil

Pittsburgh, PA: published by the author, 1995. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 56pp.

$20.00

MCELWEE'S COLLECTOR'S GUIDE #13 - GAS POWERED RACE CARS - AIRPLANES - BOATS - PREWAR AND POSTWAR

By McElwee, Neil

Oil City, PA: published by the author, 1997. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 64pp.

$25.00

EDUCATIONAL TOYS IN AMERICA: 1800 TO THE PRESENT

By Hewitt, Karen and Roomet, Louise

Burlington, VT: Robert Hull Fleming Museum, 1979. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the museum at the University of Vermont. Essays include: Childhood revisited - the genesis of the modern toy; Toys for Object and Role Mastery; Play Materials in the Curriculum of Early Childhood. to continue 141pp.

$10.00

MADE FOR NEW YORK: ANTIQUE TOYS FROM THE LAWRENCE SCRIPPS WILKINSON COLLECTION

By Bell, James B. (preface by); Weis, Robert K. (text by)

New York: New York Historical Society, 1986. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) - some light rubbing on front cover. B&W and color illustrations. Exibition Catalogue - some light rubbing on the front cover. 80pp.

$6.00

PUPPETS PAST & PRESENT: A PICTURE BOOK OF THE PUPPETRY COLLECTION IN THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS

By Oden, Gil (foreword by)

Detroit, MI: Detroit Institute of Arts, 1960. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 40pp.

$10.00

THE WIT AND WISDOM OF POLYFOAM PUPPET CONSTRUCTION

By Devet, Donald and Allison, Drew

Charlotte, NC: Grey Seal Productions, 1983. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 25pp.

$25.00

MASTER PIECES: THE ART HISTORY OF JIGSAW PUZZLES
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MASTER PIECES: THE ART HISTORY OF JIGSAW PUZZLES

By McCann, Chris

Portland, OR: Collectors Press, Inc, 1998. HC. very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 1888054247 "Bursting with reproductions of works from the fifteenth century to the 1950s, this landmark volume chronicles the history and art of the jigsaw puzzle." 223pp.

$8.00

TOYBOX MAGAZINE - FOR THE COLLECTOR OF CHILDHOOD TREASURES - PREMIERE ISSUE - SUMMER 1992, VOL. 1, NO. 1

By Long, Cheryl (editor)

Holly, MI: Long Publications, Inc, 1992. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. 92pp.

$15.00

THE MODEL RAILROADING HANDBOOK: VOLUME I - ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PLANNING - BUILDING - OPERATING HO, N, O, S, TT SCALE..

By Schleicher, Robert

Radnor, PA: Chilton Book Company, 1975. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0801961688 "...MODEL RAILROADS" 227pp.

$5.00

MCLOUGHLIN BROS. CATALOGUE OF NEW BOOKS, GAMES, &C. PUBLISHED THIS SEASON - [1886] - CATALOGUE OF MCLOUGHLIN BROS

By McLoughlin Bros

PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. A quality reprint describing and illustrating: New Paper Books; New Linen Books; Half-Bound Books; New Games; New A B C Blocks; and New Dissected Picture Puzzles. No publisher or date of republication is shown. Original publication date of 1886 is ascertained from an advertisment to the rear stating: "Valentines for 1887. Catalogue Ready in December." 63pp.

$30.00

GREENBERG'S GUIDE TO LIONEL PAPER AND COLLECTIBLES

By Osterhoff, Robert J. (edited by Cindy Lee Floyd and Carole A. Norbeck)

Sykesville, MD: Greenberg Publishing Company, 1990. HC. very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 089778152X Rediscover many of the small and not-so-small things that augmented the most famous toy trains in the world--from catalogues to dealer displays, from Service Station tool kits to collector buttons. And learn about many other products of the Lionel Corporation--from other consumer items to military instruments. 184pp.

$50.00

LILLIPUT CATALOG NO. 18

By Lilliput Motor Company, Ltd

Yerinton, NV: Lilliput Motor Company, 1997. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. A fantastic array of vintage toy reproductions. 104pp.

$5.00

LILLIPUT CATALOG NO. 24

By Lilliput Motor Company

Yerington, NV: Lilliput Motor Company, 1998. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. A fine array of vintage toy reproductions. 80pp.

$5.00

MORTON E. CONVERSE AND SON - TOYS - WINCHENDON, MASSACUSHETTS - 1912 CATALOGUE (Reprint)

By Morton E. Converse and Son

PB. fine, spiral bound wraps (softcover) offset reprint. B&W illustrations. Little is found of the toy industry in Winchendon. This offset reprint of the 1912 catalogue shows what was made in "Toy Town." 125pp.

$30.00

PLAYTIME KITCHEN ITEMS AND TABLE ACCESSORIES - Price Guide Laid In

By Punchard, Lorraine May

Bloomington, MN: Published by the author, 1993. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. This book is designed for collectors of children's play things. It is the author's intention that the following chapters will help identify kitchen items and table accessoriess that they may have in their collections.:" Chapters include: Cooking Pots and Pans; Spice Sets and Canister Sets; Kitchen Ceramics and Glass; Kitchen Utensils; Kitchen Accessories; Serving Pots; Table Flatware; Table Accessories; Table Glassware; Metal Dishes; US Invention Patents; US Design Patents, Bibliography. 179pp.

$25.00

THE COMPLETE BOOK OF BUDDY "L" TOYS: A GREENBERG GUIDE

By McCollough, Albert W.

Sykesville, MD: Greenberg Publishing Co, 1982. HC. good w/chipped and stained dustjacket (hardcover) SEE NOTE. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0897780094 CONDITION NOTE CONTINUED - A good copy internally with some slight waviness to some pages due to a dampstain on dustjacket. No pages ever stuck, and no problems, just not what I would like to offer, but a hard to find book. Dustjacket has chips and watermark staining. 157pp.

$100.00

THE BUFFALO INDESTRUCTIBLE MALLEABLE IRON & STEEL TOYS - CHILDREN'S DELIGHT -- 1892 Catalog

quality reprint, 1970. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Quality reprint of the original 1892 catlogue published by Gies & Co., Buffalo, New York.

$14.50

ERTL AND TOY TRACTORS -- [unstated Volume I]

By Zarse, Robert and Trumm, Eldon

published by the authors, 1983. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 196pp.

$30.00

THE BOARDGAME BOOK - With Five Fold-Out Sheets Laid In

By Bell, R. C.

Los Angeles, CA: The Knapp Press, 1979. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) in very good+ slipcase. color illustrations. ISBN 0895350076 This book has over eighty games of skill and chance, with rules and diagrams. Every game is arranged so that it can be played on the open page. Prepared so the reader can trace the 5,000 year old story of man's fascination with boardgames. 160pp.

$20.00

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