The great book of Corgi 1956-1983


Author: Marcel R Van Cleemput
Date of Publication: 1989

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Detailing every model produced by Corgi Toys during the ownership of Mettoy from inception in 1956 until insolvency in 1983, this large and beautifully produced tome written by the head of the company’s design team is a masterpiece.

The fascinating history behind Mettoy and the development of the Corgi Toys range are fully explained along with many anecdotes and insights, and the hundreds of accompanying colour photographs of models from the author’s personal collection are a joy to behold. A must-have volume for collectors, page after page will bring back fond memories of these wonderful model cars which filled toy boxes of many children of the fifties and sixties.

HArdbcak first edition in very good condition throughout with clean, tidy dust cover.

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Weight 3 kg
Dimensions 28 × 30 × 4 cm