Comic Related Collectibles Survival & Price Guide

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A companion to their first hit book, Comic Book Survival and Price Guide, authors Sanjiv Purba and Sandy Sicilia examine the world of toys, special items, and other oddities related to comic book characters. From action figures to spy rings, they share their wealth of knowledge showing collectors how to collect wisely and avoid making costly mistakes. Researched and documented to identify rarities, this book guides collectors through the myriad of comic-related paraphernalia. This book is "the" resource for ...
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Overview

A companion to their first hit book, Comic Book Survival and Price Guide, authors Sanjiv Purba and Sandy Sicilia examine the world of toys, special items, and other oddities related to comic book characters. From action figures to spy rings, they share their wealth of knowledge showing collectors how to collect wisely and avoid making costly mistakes. Researched and documented to identify rarities, this book guides collectors through the myriad of comic-related paraphernalia. This book is "the" resource for values!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780875886558
  • Publisher: Hobby House Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/2003
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 5.52 (w) x 8.38 (h) x 0.41 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 4
Intended Audience 7
Chapter 1 Editorial Comments 8
Enjoyment 9
Wealth Creation 9
Decor 10
Art Form 10
Memories 10
Gaming 11
Market Watch 11
Chapter 2 What Fans Collect 17
Action Figures 17
Statues 18
PVCs 18
HeroClix 18
Premiums 19
Oddities/Other 20
Chapter 3 Ten Basic Survival Rules 24
Chapter 4 Where to Buy and Sell Toys 28
Where to Buy Toys 28
Where to Sell Toys 32
Grading Toys 34
Chapter 5 Protecting your Collection 38
Common Dangers 38
Exposures by Toy Category 40
Protecting Toys 43
Chapter 6 Price Guide 45
Chapter 7 Cartoon List 138
Chapter 8 Toy Gallery 148
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