Ghostbusters Collectables

Ghostbusters Collectables

A profusely illustrated guide to the world of Ghostbusters collectables.

Kiddie Meal Collectibles

Kiddie Meal Collectibles

Provides price information for collectibles from give-away promotions by fast-food restaurants including McDonald's, Burger King, Pizza Hut, KFC, Taco Bell, and Hardee's.

Jurassic Park Collectibles

Jurassic Park Collectibles

A brilliantly illustrated look back at the toys and merchandise associated with one of the most famous and lucrative franchises of all time.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Collectibles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Collectibles

Matt MacNabb explores one of the most beloved and collectible franchises of all time.

A Secret History of Brands

The Dark and Twisted Beginnings of the Brand Names We Know and Love

A Secret History of Brands

We live our lives immersed in name brand products. It's hard to drive down the street without seeing a plethora of chain restaurants, car dealerships, branded clothing they're all around us. What most of us don't know is that the origins of many of the most well-known and beloved brands in the world are shrouded in controversy, drug use and sometimes even addled with blatant racism. A Secret History of Brands cuts through the rumors and urban legends and paints a picture of the true dark history of famous brands, like Coca-Cola, Hugo Boss, Adidas, Ford, Bayer, Chanel and BMW among others. Explore the mystery of the cocaine content of Coca-Cola, the Hitler-Henry Ford connection and why Bayer is famous for asprin, but began their journey with Heroin, and how Kellogg's Corn Flakes were crafted to deter sexual arousal. Thoroughly researched, McNabb details firsthand conducted interviews alongside fairly weighed research to present the decisive view of brands histories that you haven't heard of yet.

Ghostbusters

The Ultimate Visual History

Ghostbusters

WHO YOU GONNA CALL? The Ghostbusters saga has been thrilling fans around the world for over three decades, from the original movies to the animated shows, comics, video games, toys, and other collectibles. For the first time, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History takes a comprehensive look at the entire franchise, telling the complete story behind the creation of a true pop culture phenomenon. Beginning with an in-depth look at the original film, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History delves into the archives to showcase a wealth of never-before-seen concept art and photography that will take fans into the production of a true classic. Also featuring a large section on Ghostbusters II, the book brings together exclusive interviews with the key players from both films, including director Ivan Reitman; stars Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, and Sigourney Weaver; and producers Michael C. Gross and Joe Medjuck. The book also explores the creation of The Real Ghostbusters and Extreme Ghostbusters animated shows, featuring interviews with the writers, animators, and voice artists, plus previously unseen sketches, animation cels, and other stunning visuals. With additional sections on Ghostbusters comics, video games, merchandise, and fandom, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History is the last word on one of the most popular franchises of all time. ALSO INCLUDES INCREDIBLE SPECIAL ITEMS THAT WILL THRILL GHOSTBUSTERS FANS, INCLUDING: -Peter Venkman’s business card -Sedgewick Hotel storyboard booklet -Rare concept art sketches of ghostbusting gadgets -Stay Puft Marshmallow Man package sticker -Production notes -A schematic of the Gozer temple miniature Ghostbusters TM & © 2015 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All rights reserved.

Schroeder's Collectible Toys

Antique to Modern Guide

Schroeder's Collectible Toys

Toys are the happening collectible for the '90s. To meet the market explosion, this monumental value guide devoted entirely to toys has been created. Providing identification and values for more than 20,000 collectible toys of all kinds, this easy-to-use book puts buyers in touch with sellers, magazines, clubs, and newsletters that cover specific fields of collector interest.

Lyle Film and Rock N' Roll Collectibles

Lyle Film and Rock N' Roll Collectibles

A fully illustrated, never-before-published price guide to popular culture memorabilia covers such items as signed photographs, promotional items, and fan magazines, each one illustrated and annotated with current auction prices. Original.