This is a vintage collector book that was a library book discard. It features wonderful pictures both in color and black and white. Copy right 1969 . Printed in Italy. No dust jacket. Showing age appropriate wear and some stamps as well as library card pocket and stickers randomly. 140 pages. Cloth Covers and tape residue present. Large rip to bottom of spine and bumps and loss randomly to cloth cover edges. Binding intact.
Some subjects included are : How Toys Began , Toys in the Eighteenth Century , etc.
Some Photos included are : Olympia Hepplewhite an Armand Marseille doll , A pram for dolls , A traction Engine , Penny toys , Mechanical toys and so much more.
Reference Vintage Ex Libra Book " The World of Toys " Paul Hamlyn