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Pac-Man® Collectibles.
Deborah Palicia. From
its introduction in 1980, Pac-Man has been the
favoriteofmillionsofvideogamers.Inthewakeofits
popularityhascomeastreamofPac-Manproducts
thatweregobbledupby its fans. Hereare manyof
theproductsshown in415colorphotographswith
complete descriptions and prices, and covering
everythingfromthegamesthemselvestoplushPac-
Manfigures,magazines,puzzles,andanimationcels.
Size:81/2"x11"•415photos
PriceGuide•160pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1554-4•softcover•$29.95
Arcade Treasures.
Bill Kurtz. The greatest
games ever to hit the penny arcade scene-the
earliest strength testers and fortune tellers, wild
pinball games from mid-century, and modern
electronic video games. Also discusses novelty
products, game trends, and a history of signifi-
cant manufacturers and designers.
Size:81/2"x11"•447photos
Price Guide • 176 pp.
ISBN:0-88740-619-X•hardcover•$39.95
The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games.
Bill Kurtz. Over 600 photos of the machines
that filled arcades during the 1970s and ’80s.
Includes information about the manufacturers
who produced these classic games, a section
about video game collectibles, and information
on how to start your own collection. Beginning
collectors and long-time game enthusiasts alike
are sure to enjoy this nostalgic and informative
look at the world of arcade video games.
Size:81/2"x11"•565color,49b/wphotos
Price Guide • 240 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1925-6•hardcover•$39.95
PINBALL
Pinball Perspectives: Ace High to World’s
Series.
Marco Rossignoli & GrahamMcGuiness.
Fifty pinball games — both vintage and con-
temporary—are showcased in this book, each
with its own chapter outlining special features,
historical background, game rules, collectibility
and current value. Over 400 full color photos
give a complete visual of each game, including
wonderful details of the playfield action.
Size:81/2"x11"•527colorphotos
PriceGuide/Index•272pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2609-0•hardcover•$59.95
Pinball Snapshots: Air Aces to Xenon.
Marco Rossignoli & Graham McGuiness. Fifty
vintage and contemporary pinballs, each with its
own chapter outlining special features, historical
information, game trivia, game rules, collect-
ibility, graphic images, and current value, with
600+ full color photos. A must for pinball col-
lectors, graphic artists, historians, and devotees
of coin operated amusement games.
Size:81/2"x11"•505colorphotos
Price Guide/Index • 272 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2109-9•hardcover•$59.95
The Complete Pinball Book: Collecting the
Game & Its History.
Revised and Expanded
3rd Edition
. Marco Rossignoli. Detailed his-
tory of machines from the 1930s through and
including contemporary pinball games. A listing
of over 3,000 games and 916 color photos along
with revised and updated statistics and pricing
information. Close-ups, flyers, rare prototypes,
and games shown.
Size:81/2"x11"•916photos•PriceGuide/Index•320pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3785-7•hardcover•$59.99
Pinball Memories: Forty Years of Fun
1958-1998.
Marco Rossignoli. Fifty fascinating
pinball games are presented in 800 color photos,
showcasingeachgame’sspecial features,cultural
influences, design and artistic trends, historical
connections, collectibility, values, and unique
game rules.Anessential reference for the libraries
of pinball collectors and aficionados everywhere.
Size:81/2"x11"•810colorphotos
Price Guide/Index • 272 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1687-7•hardcover•$59.95
The Pinball Compendium: 1930s-1960s.
Michael Shalhoub. The development of pinball
machines from the 1930s through the late 1960s,
with exclusive interviews with some of the great-
est designers in the industry. 100s of pinball
machines from Gottlieb, Bally, Genco, Williams,
United, and others, along with descriptions of
the games, features, historical significance,
release dates, names of designers and artists,
and current values.
Size:81/2"x11"•613color&23b/wphotos
Price Guide • 256 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1527-7•hardcover•$49.95
The Pinball Compendium: 1970 -1981.
Michael Shalhoub. The history of pinball games
from 1970 through 1981, one of pinball’s most
prolific eras. 100s of pinball machines from
Gottlieb, Williams, Bally, Chicago Coin, and
other manufacturers, with descriptions, special
features, historical significance, release dates,
designers, and current values. A wonderful
reference and a tribute to all who were part of
pinball’s fascinating history.
Size:81/2"x11"•800color&30b/wphotos
Price Guide/Index • 240 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2074-2•hardcover•$59.95
ThePinballCompendium:Electro-mechanical
Era.
Michael Shalhoub. Over 1,000 color photos,
arranged in decades from the 1930s to the 1990s,
displaysomeofthemostdesirable,popularpinballs
everbuilt.Also,rarephotosshowsomeofthemost
sought-afterandpopularGottliebandParkergames.
Thisbookdocumentsthisclassiceraandroundsout
themostup-to-date research in thefield.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 1000+ color photos • Price
Guideand Index•288pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3028-5•hardcover•$69.99
The Pinball Compendium: 1982 to Present.
2nd Edition Revised and Expanded with
Updated Price Guide
. Michael Shalhoub.
Over 900 color photos display pinball machines
of the recent period, from 1982 through 2011.
Each chapter is devoted to a specific year and
features descriptions, release dates, and histori-
cal background on the games from Gottlieb,
Williams, Bally, Data East, Stern, Sega, and
others. Current values are listed for each machine
shown in the book.
Size:81/2"x11"•900+photos•PriceGuide•320
pp.•ISBN:978-0-7643-4107-6•hardcover•$59.99
Pinball Machines.
Revised 3rd Edition
.
Heribert Eiden & Jürgen Lukas. A pinball gallery
of the op art genre, this is a chronology, from
simple early mechanical pinball machines to their
modern fully-electronic equivalents. The book
provides an overview of the variety, artistry,
and manufacturing ingenuity that have made
pinball machines such a popular entertainment
over the years.
Size:81/2"x11"•230photos
Price Guide • 168 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0895-5•hardcover•$35.00
Bally® Bingo Pinball Machines.
Jeffrey
Lawton. From those fabulous 1950s & ’60s,
Bally® Bingo pinball machines provided hours
of fun and excitement. Here are 290+ photos
and a history of the evolution of machines that
surrounds a compelling hobby. Relive the fun
through these pages; if you buy only one pinball
book, this is the one to have.
Size:81/2"x11"•290+colorphotos•160pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0874-2•hardcover•$39.95
TheBingoPinballWar:UnitedvsBally,1951-
1957.
JeffreyLawton.Inthe1950s,UnitedandBally
foughtanalloutbattletocapturethemarket.Lyndon
Durant’s United games and the simultaneous, and
sometimes retaliatory, creative efforts employed by
Bally’sDonHookerfrom1951to1957areintroduced
withmorethan200photosandillustrationsdetailing
60 games. Complete with photos of rare games
and playfields and descriptions of complex bingo
pinballcircuitry.
Size:81/2"x11"•207colorphotos•144pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3557-0•hardcover•$39.99
DOLLS
The Art of the Contemporary Doll.
Sandra Korinchak. More than 220 color
photos, together with descriptions of
over fifty dollmakers' richly varied works
and techniques, make up this fascinating
overview of the state of the dollmaking
art today.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 222 color photos
128 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4860-0
hard cover • $29.99
Doll Junk: Collectible and Crazy Fashions
from the ’70s and ’80s.
Carmen Varricchio,
Photographs by Carmen Varricchio & Gerardo
Somoza. Here, for your viewing pleasure or revul-
sion,arenearly800not-exactly-gorgeousgetups
and some of the downgraded dolls who wore
them,mostly fromthe '70sand '80s,many intheir
original packaging. Prepare to shield your eyes
fromclumsilydrawn fashionfiguresandmediocre
package graphics culled from around the world!
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 855 color images • 176 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4812-9 • soft cover • $29.99
The Complete & Unauthorized Guide to
Vintage Barbie® Dolls With Barbie® &
Skipper® Fashions and the Whole Family
of Barbie® Dolls.
Hillary Shilkitus James. A
required resource for all Barbie® collectors, the
revisedandexpandedsecondeditionof this ideal
referencebookfeaturesmorethan150new images
andupdatedprices.Nowover400beautifulcolor
photos illustratethiscomplete listingofBarbie,her
friends, and their many outfits and accessories,
through her vintage years from 1959 to 1972.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 480 color images • 160 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3813-7 • soft cover • $24.99
It’s All About the Accessories for the
World’s Most Fashionable Dolls, 1959-
1972.
Hillary Shilkitus James. More than 1,700
color images of accessories for Barbie
®
, Skipper
®
,
Francie
®
, Ken
®
, and other fashionable dolls that
were available from 1959 to 1972, complete
with values and a cross-referenced description
of the outfits each accessory came with, this
identification guide is an authority for collectors.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 1722 color photos • Price
Guide • 352 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3669-0
hard cover • $49.99
Whimsical Elegance: The Costumed Cat
Dolls of Helen Cohen.
Helen Cohen. For over
forty years Helen made and sold numerous dolls,
many during her twenty-two year ownership of
The Doll Lady, a now-closed shop in Pennsylva-
nia. Artfully photographed by David Gehosky,
Whimsical Elegance features 31 fashion dolls
with Cat faces, magnificently attired in historical
costuming spanning 400 years.
Size:81/2"x11"•151colorphotos•128pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4099-4•hardcover•$24.99
Unauthorized Guide to Collecting Living Dead
Dolls™.
Robin Moore. Learn the value of your Living
Dead Dolls™collection with over 600+ color photos of
your favoritedollsandother items, includingLivingDead
Dollies™, Living Dead Ragdolls™, Fashion Victims™,
lunch boxes, mini dolls, Head Knockers™, barware,
drinking glasses, party lights, T-shirts, portfolios,
handmade and prototype dolls. Includes collectors’
tips, current values, and an itemized checklist.
Size:coffin-shaped,65/8"x12"•618colorphotos
PriceGuide•112pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2293-1•softcover•$29.95
Collecting Rose O’Neill’s Kewpies.
David
O’Neill & Janet O’Neill Sullivan. Rose O’Neill’s
charming and highly collectible Kewpie image on
dolls, tableware, lamps, candlesticks, inkwells,
clocks, jewelry and trinket boxes, hatpins, salt
and pepper shakers, picture frames, and many
other items. Includes early Kewpies in bisque,
chinaware, and metal, and much more. Captions
provide measurements and values.
Size:81/2"x11"•545colorphotos
Price Guide • 160 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1855-1•softcover•$29.95
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