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Have a Look At This Dinky Book

Advantages: Full of fascinating information & photographs
Disadvantages: Too many black & white photographs and not enough colour ones

Introduction For the past eight months I have developed a fascination with die-cast toy cars from the 1930's,40's, 50's, 60's, and 70's, boys and their toys. It all started when selling some of my friends collectables on Ebay, I decided to use my e ...

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Review of Dinky Toys and Modelled Miniatures - Mike & Sue Richardson

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A Trip Down Memory Lane With One of the Car Giants of Yesteryear

Advantages: Filled with information and photographs of nearly every Corgi toy produced
Disadvantages: Apparently it doesn't include every model, but I only found that out from other reviews

Introduction At the beginning of the year I started selling some items on Ebay to earn some extra pennies. I eventually got the bug and it became so addictive, that I was rapidly running out of things of my own to sell, I needed a niche. My brother ...

mikeb2102 12.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The New Great Book of Corgi 1956-2010 - Marcel R.Van Cleemput

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Diamond review  NOT ONLY THE WORLD'S WORST CARS

Advantages: It Brings Back Many Memories. Some Forgotten Rare Cars Here. Interesting Cutaway Drawings.
Disadvantages: Dreadfully Repetitious. Annoying Mid-Atlantic Terminology. Many Unfair Entries. Superficial Text.

...As many of you reading this will know, it is unusual for me to write a book review, although admittedly it is far less unusual to find me writing about cars. The timing of this particular review coincides with two events; the publication of my 150th r ...

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Review of The World's Worst Cars - Craig Cheetham

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Guinness Book Of World Records 2003

Advantages: The Discovery of The Beauty of Fact
Disadvantages: The Discovery of The Void of Fiction

The book is full of facts from front to back. Facts that are weird. Facts that are wonderful. But, one thing that all the facts have in common is that they are records… world records! You may already be convinced that the 2003 edition of this well-k ...

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Review of Guinness World Records 2001 - Guinness

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Scratched records

Advantages: Excellent photography
Disadvantages: American bias, style over content

...It is always sad to watch the decline of a great institution, and regrettably this book does nothing to dispel the feeling that this is what we are witnessing in the case of the Guinness Book. Over the last few years, it has become increasingly obvious ...

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Review of Guinness World Records 2001 - Guinness

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