Books covering road vehicles including British bus and coach fleets.
This hard backed book brings together individual recollections of
Dinky Toys from the 1930s to 1970s as well as offering a factual and
informative background history to the models. A variety of themes run
throughout the book including saloon cars, which features the innovative
models Dinky released which were to be the pathfinders for the toy
industry, an aircraft section which looks at changes to scale and diecast
details as well as the influcences of the war, and a section on commercials
which is presented via the Series of models plus many other chapters that
Dinky collectors will find fascinating. The author also offers suggestions on ways to display your models and an in-depth look back at the popular and highly collectable petrol tankers. The comprehensive and detailed book will
explore the many changes, developments and market influences during the four main decades of production, balancing themes which will be both informative and enjoyable for the reader.