In Praise of Teddy Bears: Collector's Edition

In Praise of Teddy Bears Collector s Edition Informative and fun this is the complete guide to the best loved most collectible and most appealing and cuddly toy of all time

  • Title: In Praise of Teddy Bears: Collector's Edition
  • Author: Philippa Waring
  • ISBN: 9780285634107
  • Page: 341
  • Format: Paperback
  • Informative and fun, this is the complete guide to the best loved, most collectible, and most appealing and cuddly toy of all time.

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    1. Review for the 1st ed. - A very interesting and fast read (with nice illustrations) for anyone interested in the history of collecting, even if not a teddy bear fan: Interesting to learn that "teddy bear" was originally a marketing term ("Teddy's Bear") in response to American President Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt refusing to shoot a bear cub in 1902 during a hunting excursion; that a collecting craze for teddy bears followed in the early 1900s (e.g. German Steiff bears); that the famous bears (R [...]

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