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LIONEL CLASSIC ERA STANDARD GAUGE FREIGHT CAR VARIATIONS

BY

CARYL L. PETTIJOHN

Book specifics:New Softcover First Edition Size 4to (8 1/2 by 11) 40 pages 30 color photographs 35 data tables 

The definitive work on 200 and 500 series variations.  Invaluable reference: "No standard gauge collector should be without it."

 

Price: $21.00 plus $2.25 for USPS First Class shipping in US. Outside US please email for shipping rates.



 


PRESSLAND'S GREAT BOOK of TIN TOYS

Written and compiled by Dr.
David Pressland
Photography by Mark Williams
Published by Pincushion Press, 1995
Limited English language edition
ISBN: 187272731X
Signed and numbered by hand of author
Condition: New in new protective slipcase

Cover: Lithographed tin bas-relief plate depicting the actual box art from a 1907 Spear & Co. penny toy set
Size: Oblong 4to; 336 pp; 634 color plates; sewn binding
Description: Culmination of 30 years of research by the foremost expert on tin toys. Compilation of rare and exotic tin toys from renowned collections throughout Europe and America. Chronological sections include Victorian era (19th century), Classic period (1900-1942) and Post War era (1946-1960).

Topics include:

  • Horse Drawn
  • Nautical
  • Novelty
  • Railway
  • Automotive
  • Aeronautical
  • Robots


Price: $325.00 plus $12.95 shipping in US. Outside US, please email for shipping rates.

 




 


Example of the quality photography and tin toys diplayed in Pressland's Great Book of Tin Toys 



 


MAERKLIN Bros & Co.

HIGH CLASS METAL TOYS CATALOGUE

 

Three volume reproduction catalogue set in English text consisting of Maerklin Bros & Co. High Class Metal Toys (98 pages), 1905 Supplementary Catalogue (36 pages) and 1906 2nd Supplementary Catalogue (54 pages).

Each catalog measures approximately 8 1/2 by 11 inches and is in like new condition showing light edge wear.

Detailed description with black & white illustrations of Maerklin’s toy product line of the period including American and English models. Includes table with explanation of numbering system used for locomotives, railways and tramways.

Sections include:

          • Railways and Accessories
          • Steam Engines
          • Electro Motors
          • Working Models
          • Boats
          • Motor Cars
          • Racing Games
          • Electrical Plants and Apparatus

Price: $80.00 plus $8.10 shipping in US. Outside US, please email for shipping rates.

 



1912 ELEKTOY REPRO CATALOG

 

1912 Elektoy Model Electric Railways Catalog reproduced by Toy Trains of Long Ago, 3401 Parkside Drive, Baltimore 14, MD. Distributed by Roth’s Variety Store.

Sixteen page soft cover booklet measuring approximately 4 3/8 by 7 inches. Upper edge of pages un-cut. Booklet is in very good condition.

Detailed description of 900 series steam and electric locomotives, passenger cars, freight cars and track accessories.

Price: $12.00 plus $2.00 shipping in US.