Beckett Hockey Card Price Guide

Author: Beckett Media

Publisher: Beckett Media

ISBN: 9781936681075

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: N.A

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This is the most comprehensive hockey card source ever, with more than a half-million cards listed! This new edition includes complete coverage of hockey cards and collectibles from the 1900's to the present. Includes pricing for cards from the NHL, Minor and Junior leagues as well as European leagues

Beckett Basketball Card Price Guide

Author: Beckett Media

Publisher: Beckett Media

ISBN: 9781936681105

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: N.A

View: 4885

More than 300,000 cards from over 6,000 sets are listed in this popular book - the biggest basketball price guide in the world! It's the most comprehensive basketball card source ever produced, and includes complete coverage of modern and oddball hoops cards and collectibles from 1910 to present, including college, international leagues, figurines and WNBA!

Football Card Price Guide #34

Author: James Beckett, III

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781887432177

Category: Football cards

Page: 815

View: 9221

"Complete checklists and pricing for every important football card set from 1894 to early 2017. Hundreds of new sets added and more than 75,000 new cards priced in this edition. Complete checklists for all included card sets. Values for individual cards and complete sets developed from thorough market research. Set description includes distinguishing features, key cards, distribution information -- everything you need to become a football card expert!" --

Collecting Vintage Football Cards - A Complete Guide With Checklists

Author: Mike Bonner,Carl Lamendola

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1365308472

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: N.A

View: 6452

Nationally recognized football card authorities Mike Bonner and Carl Lamendola have written the ultimate vintage guide. Their lively, well-researched chapters are supplemented with unique checklists and images of rare items. A must-read for advanced collectors and novices alike. For over twenty years, Mike and Carl have collaborated on insightful articles about the vintage football card hobby. This book is the newest and most comprehensive edition of their work in the field.

Beckett Graded Card Price Guide #12

Author: Beckett

Publisher: Beckett Media

ISBN: 9781887432948

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 416

View: 3447

This is the one book you will need to value your collections, make the smart buy and just get in touch with the art of graded cards. Learn how the grading process works plus the things to look for in cards you buy. With everything from vintage to modern day Baseball, Football, Basketball, Hockey, and other sports, this book will be your key to you building and maintaining your collection. We've even included information and pricing on non sports cards and even the highly valuable world of Magic the Gathering trading cards. More than 360 pages of market pricing for professionally graded sports and non-sports cards The most comprehensive and exhaustive compilation of listings and prices ever assembled, dedicated exclusively to the market for professionally graded cards: Baseball - Basketball - Football - Hockey- Golf - Magic the Gathering - Non-Sports,

Wacky Packages

Author: The Topps Company

Publisher: ABRAMS

ISBN: 1613122586

Category: Humor

Page: 240

View: 1399

Take a fun look back at Quacker Oats, Blisterine, and more classic packaging parodies—plus an interview with creator Art Spiegelman! Known affectionately among collectors as “Wacky Packs,” the Topps stickers that parodied well-known consumer brands were a phenomenon in the 1970s—even outselling the Topps Company’s baseball cards for a while. But few know that the genius behind it all was none other than Art Spiegelman—the Pulitzer Prize–winning graphic novelist who created Maus. This treasury includes an interview with Spiegelman about his early career and his decades-long relationship with the memorabilia company—as well as a colorful compendium that will bring back memories of such products as Plastered Peanuts, Jail-O, Weakies cereal, and many more. Illustrated by notable comics artists Kim Deitch, Bill Griffith, Jay Lynch, Norm Saunders, and more, this collection is a visual treat, a load of laughs, and a tribute to a beloved product that’s been delighting kids (and adults) for decades.

Beckett Football Card Price Guide #35

Author: Beckett Media

Publisher: Beckett Football Card Price Gu

ISBN: 9781936681167

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: N.A

View: 2022

Find virtually every football card ever produced! In these pages, more than 500,000 football cards are checklisted and priced and the book includes every important football card set from 1894 to the present!

Don't Foul Out!

Author: Kenneth Ito

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595313574

Category: Fiction

Page: 160

View: 1081

All it takes is one dramatic winning shot to transform Eddie Holder, a high school basketball player, from a humble and considerate student into a selfish and egotistical monster. And now, thinking that he's "dope" on the basketball courts, Eddie decides to drop out of school to pursue his hoop dreams. Consequently, he'll do anything to reach his goal, even if it means alienating everybody including his former best friend and teammate, Richie Sykes, and selling his soul to the devil. When things veer totally out of control, a fast-thinking, fun-loving and colorful character named Slamm Dunkk and the "Spirits of Basketball Past," "Present" and "Future" pay a visit to Eddie and take him by the hand and hoop to a mysterious and alternate realm, forcing him to examine his past, present and alternate future. Based loosely on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Eddie must decide which path he must choose and confront all his demons-internal and external-before he really "dribbles" his life out of bounds.

Sport Americana

A Baseball Card Price Guide

Author: James Beckett

Publisher: Edgewater Books Distribution

ISBN: 9780937424650

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 1120

View: 5277

A manufacturer-by-manufacturer guide to baseball cards lists current prices and provides tips in collecting them

Mint Condition

How Baseball Cards Became an American Obsession

Author: Dave Jamieson

Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

ISBN: 0802197159

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 6397

“An entertaining history of baseball cards . . . An engaging book on a narrow but fascinating topic” (The Washington Post). When award-winning journalist Dave Jamieson’s parents sold his childhood home a few years ago, he rediscovered a prized boyhood possession: his baseball card collection. Now was the time to cash in on the “investments” of his youth. But all the card shops had closed, and cards were selling for next to nothing online. What had happened? In Mint Condition, his fascinating, eye-opening, endlessly entertaining book, Jamieson finds the answer by tracing the complete story of this beloved piece of American childhood. Picture cards had long been used for advertising, but after the Civil War, tobacco companies started slipping them into cigarette packs as collector’s items. Before long, the cards were wagging the cigarettes. In the 1930s, cards helped gum and candy makers survive the Great Depression. In the 1960s, royalties from cards helped transform the baseball players association into one of the country’s most powerful unions, dramatically altering the game. In the ’80s and ’90s, cards went through a spectacular bubble, becoming a billion-dollar-a-year industry before all but disappearing, surviving today as the rarified preserve of adult collectors. Mint Condition is charming, original history brimming with colorful characters, sure to delight baseball fans and collectors. “Jamieson explores the history of card collecting through an entertaining cast of characters . . . For anyone who can recall being excited to rip open their newest pack of cards, Mint Condition is a treat.” —Forbes

Beckett Price Guide to Hot Wheels

Author: Doug Kale

Publisher: Beckett Media

ISBN: 9781930692831

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 7797

This new book enhances the collecting and playing experience and contains a pictorial price guide for Hot Wheels cars from 2005-2008. Along with pricing information this book will include articles on the 4 billionth card produced, how the cars are made, an all time collectors hotlist, and a contest to win a complete set of 2008 cars. This book is a must for any child into Hot Wheels.

The Game: 30th Anniversary Edition

Author: Ken Dryden

Publisher: Triumph Books

ISBN: 1600789617

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 6521

Widely acknowledged as the best hockey book ever written and lauded by Sports Illustrated as one of the Top 10 Sports Books of All Time, The Game is a reflective and thought-provoking look at a life in hockey. Ken Dryden, the former Montreal Canadiens goalie and former president of the Toronto Maple Leafs, captures the essence of the sport and what it means to all hockey fans. He gives vivid and affectionate portraits of the characters—Guy Lafleur, Larry Robinson, Guy Lapointe, Serge Savard, and coach Scotty Bowman among them—who made the Canadiens of the 1970s one of the greatest hockey teams in history. But beyond that, Dryden reflects on life on the road, in the spotlight, and on the ice, offering a rare inside look at the game of hockey and an incredible personal memoir. This commemorative edition marks the 30th anniversary of the book’s original publication, and it includes a new foreword by Bill Simmons, new photography, and a new chapter, “The Game Goes On.” Take a journey to the heart and soul of the game with this timeless hockey classic.

Got 'Em, Got 'Em, Need 'Em

A Fan's Guide to Collecting the Top 100 Sports Cards of All Time

Author: Jon Waldman,Stephen Laroche

Publisher: ECW Press

ISBN: 1554909716

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 292

View: 4193

Offers a retrospective of the greatest and rarest sports cards ever produced, covering baseball, basketball, football, hockey, boxing, and golf, and explores the innovations and controversies of the hobby's industry.

Countdown to Adventure

Author: Adam Beechen

Publisher: Dc Comics

ISBN: 9781401218232

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

View: 2008

"Collecting the 8-issue miniseries spinning out of 52, featuring the adventures of Animal Man, Starfire, Adam Strange, the mysterious new character Forerunner and more! Can they prevent San Diego from being wiped out by the enigmatic Healers?"--Publishers website, viewed August 14, 2008.