Britains Toy Model Catalogues 1970 to 1979 (Paperback)

By David Pullen

Veloce Publishing, 9781845842758, 304pp.

Publication Date: July 15, 2010

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Paperback (9/24/2019)

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Description

Loved by both children and collectors, Britain toys and models are known for their play value and realism. Releasing its first toy soldiers in 1893 using a new hollow casting process Britain has since produced many exciting military and civil models including the popular Home Farm series.


About the Author

David Pullen was brought up on a large mixed farm in East Anglia, where he spent every opportunity working. On leaving school he went on to study agricultural engineering before embarking on a career that has seen him undertake teaching and research posts in the UK and overseas. Collecting farm models, particularly those produced in Britain, has been a lifelong passion. David has written many articles about farm model collecting for some of the leading model and agricultural magazines. He also wrote A Pocket Guide to Britain Model Tractors 1948–1998.



Praise For Britains Toy Model Catalogues 1970 to 1979

"For any collector who doesn't already own Britains 1970s catalogues, this will be an indispensable reference guide." – Model Auto Review


"An indispensable reference guide for all Britains collectors." – Toy Farmer
"Enthralling and fascinating. If you have more than a passing interest in the subject, it really is indispensable with over 250 color images reproduced on high quality paper." – Totalkitcar



This is a beautifully illustrated guide to the models Britains produced in the 1970s." – Tractor magazine