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Title:
Collector's guide to children's automobiles
Author:
Weiner, G. G. (Geoffrey George), 1947-
Publication Information:
Atglen, PA, USA : Schiffer Pub., [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
176 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780764312397
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Smaller-scale replicas of dream vehicles capture the imagination and touch the child in each of us. Here are Jaguars, Bugattis, Ferraris, Jeeps, MGs, and many, many others, made from 1900 to the present day, powered by pedals, electricity, or gasoline. It covers a spectrum of cars made from the turn of the century to the present day. Over 300 photos of childrens automobiles make this book valuable to collectors, restorers, and researchers alike. Detailed captions for each car explain the model, its unique qualities, current value, and interesting restoration information. A large supplement loaded with catalog material presents childrens vehicles produced by the Tri-Ang company. Both toy and full-size vehicle enthusiasts will stop to enjoy this interesting corner of the automotive world.


Author Notes

G. G. Weiner lives in Brighton, England, and is a well-known authority on children's automobiles.