?The Birth of British Toy Manufacturing /The Industry Develops, 1915-41 /The Golden Age, 1945-71 /The End? /Places to Visit /Further Reading /Index
Tells the story of the British toy industry and will appeal to both serious collectors and anyone with happy memories of names such as Dinky and Hornby.
Kenneth Brown is Professor Emeritus at Queen's University Belfast, former Pro-Vice Chancellor and Professor of Economic and Social History. He has a special interest in the British toy industry and is author of 'The British Toy Business' and 'Factory of Dreams: A History of Meccano'.