Teddy bears: a guide to their history, collecting, and care
Covering every facet of bear-collecting, this book combines a visual treatment of the wealth of bears--350 in all--with solid information about their background, manufacture, and care, including how to start a collection. Organized by country, the book includes a healthy section on the U.S. and others on Germany, France, Australia, and Japan. 670 color photos.
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Starting a Bear Collection
A History of Bear Collecting
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American Bear animals antique Approx value arms artist bears Australia bear artists bear magazines Bear Show bear's Bing Blinky Bill body Britain British Chad Valley characteristics Chiltern Christopher Robin claw stitching clothes collectors color cotton plush CSK/GD CT/DA DA/DA Dean's designs dolls dressed bears early bears England example excelsior F.A.O. Schwarz fabric face factory Fadap Farnell bears feet firm fully jointed Germany glass eyes gold mohair head Height Hermann Hugmee introduced Joy Toys kapok Knickerbocker large bear LEFT limbs limited edition London makers mechanical bears Merrythought miniature mohair mohair bear mohair coat mohair plush nose stitching old bears original Paddington Paddington Bear particularly PC/MP Pintel plastic popular produced bears rare replaced replicas RIGHT Roosevelt Bear Rupert Bear Schuco Second World sewn shaved muzzle Sonneberg SP/MW Steiff bears stitched nose stuffed synthetic teddy bear tl SP/MP toy manufacturers typical unjointed Winnie the Pooh wood wool