Action Figures - From Action Man to Zelda - Crowood Collectors' Series


By Arthur Ward
ISBN:
PUBLISHED: 2010
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 250 colour photographs

Action Figures - From Action Man to Zelda presents an alphabetical survey of each of the major toy manufacturers and the whole array of action figures they produced. Covering everything from old-school GI Joe and Action Man figures, including the fantastic toys of Louis Marx and Mego, right through to the game-changing Star Wars 3-inch action figures of the 1970s and 1980s, this is the must-have reference guide for enthusiasts and beginners alike.

With 200 colour photographs it:

  • Details the history of action figures arising from the launch of fashion dolls in the 1950s
  • Describes the industry and consumer reactions to the first action figures
  • Reviews the many different incarnations that came to market
  • Looks at film and television tie-ins
  • Provides an essential guide to where to find gems, what to pay and how to look after them

Our Price: £20.00

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