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Description - J.Chein and Co.Collector's Guide to an American Toymaker by Alan Jaffe

With handsome colour photographs, archival photos, patent drawings, early advertising, and extensive research, this is the first comprehensive look at J Chein toys, the process of their creation, and the colourful history of the company. Over 450 full colour photos of the toys, including views of original lithographic sheets, factory production, prototype models, and rare catalogue pages are featured. Information on trademarks and the current values of the toys make this an indispensable reference guide for antique toy lovers and a must for collectors of comic characters, banks, sand pails, carnival, or transportation toys.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780764301186
ISBN-10: 0764301187
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 279mm x 19mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 6-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Alan Jaffe

Alan Jaffe has been a newspaper reporter and editor for eighteen years and lives in Philadelphia with his wife, graphic designer B.J. Crim.