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George Kearton’s The Collectors Guide to Plastic Toy Soldiers 1947-1987 Revised Edition By John Curry & George Kearton
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The Collector’s Guide to Plastic Toy Soldiers, 1947-87 was the first-ever book to illustrate the tremendous range and scope of plastic toy soldiers from across the World. Published in 1987 in a... More > limited edition of just 1,000 signed copies it sold out very quickly and, since then, has become a “Holy Grail” publication for collectors. Twenty five years later it remains the only single-volume study of plastic toy soldiers from “The Golden Age” . This newly-scanned reprint includes the whole of the original book; an article by George Kearton written for “Plastic Warrior” magazine several years ago, a new introduction by him and an extract from “Old Toy Soldier Newsletter” with details of his Toy Soldier Museum in Lancashire which was open from 1983 to 1986. Also included is: early example of George Kearton’s mail order listings, reminiscences of collecting plastic toy soldiers before the Internet and toy soldier shows specially written by Peter Cole, co-founder toy soldier makers “Replicants”.< Less
George Kearton’s The Alamo in Miniature A Guide for Toy Soldier Collectors and Alamo Enthusiasts By John Curry & George Kearton
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The Alamo in Miniature explores the whole range of Alamo figures, buildings and accessories made for play, collecting and wargaming. George Kearton has been collecting toy and model... More > soldiers since 1955 and his fascination with the Alamo dates back to the early 1960’s. The book also gives overviews of the Alamo, the Texas Revolution and its aftermath and includes details of over 30 other Alamo books, many Alamo boardgames, the most recent 'Alamo' films and their soundtrack music. Items by nearly 100 makers worldwide are listed and the book includes photographs of over 50 items from the author’s own collection. He is the author of The Collectors Guide to Plastic Toy Soldiers, 1947- 1987 which is still the only comprehensive single-volume history of plastic toy soldiers. This iconic work was republished by John Curry in 2012 as part of The History of Wargaming Project.< Less

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