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[ Read Online Best of Barbie: Four Decades of America's Favorite Doll Ë indian-literature PDF ] by Sharon Korbeck Û I wanted to buy it not on kindle I wanted to buy it not on kindle As a collector of vintage Barbie, with an extensive supply of most Barbie reference books , I was thoroughly disgusted at not only the author, photographer and editor, but publishers need to reevaluate whether greed will bring customers back to them in the future Most publishers are well aware that publishing a reference book on vintage barbie will MAKE THEM MONEY and than likely bring out the masses who are looking for a good reference book, but lying about the contents and writing a glowing review on the book, when it isn t, won t bring us back a 2nd time You may pocket our money once, but not twice The book was a mess from beginning to end The history of the doll and identification was marginal at best, and at worst, just plain INACCURATE Grammar and sentence structure was grade school at times The photos were bizarre and scary, not something, I would want an aquaintance to pick up and look through if it was on my coffe table There are a lot of Barbie reference and collecting books out there, steer clear of this one, especially if you re just beginning to delve into the vintage dolls, you ll be turned off real quick.
I disagree with another reviewer that all photos should be of mint dolls This book captures a wide range of Barbie s both through the years and through various conditions As a collector, I find it helpful to see the less than perfect dolls It gives me a far better understanding of different levels of grading If you are a serious Barbie collector, I feel this book is a must have in your library.
This brand new, year 2001 hardback, 256 page volume contains than 350 full color, large photos covering Barbie dolls up to the year 2000 It has complete descriptions and over 1,200 listings It s fully indexed and has current pricing Most of the 350 full color photos are full page in size, showing great detail Many photos are nearly actual size Many of the pages contain The Best Because section, that describes what makes this particular Barbie special Collectors will surely enjoy this work.


You don t have to be a serious collector to enjoy The Book of the Century, THE BEST OF BARBIE Ms Korbeck and her photographer, Kris Kandler should be congratulated for capturing America s favorite doll through pictures and knowledge If you only purchase one book on Barbie in your entire life, this is the one to get.
Editor, Dan Stearns, exhibits his enthusiasm throughout this dynamic collection of text, photos, and information What makes this poetic tribute to Barbie so dynamic is the way each picture is carefully captured to show the Barbie Doll in a way never before seen Simplicity and beauty are the only two words to describe its artistry.
Steve Hart AKA Steve HorwitzEmmy Award Winner and Former Writer Producer for National Public Radio As a collector of vintage Barbie, with an extensive supply of most Barbie reference books , I was thoroughly disgusted at not only the author, photographer and editor, but publishers need to reevaluate whether greed will bring customers back to them in the future Most publishers are well aware that publishing a reference book on vintage barbie will MAKE THEM MONEY and than likely bring out the masses who are looking for a good reference book, but lying about the contents and writing a glowing review on the book, when it isn t, won t bring us back a 2nd time You may pocket our money once, but not twice The book was a mess from beginning to end The history of the doll and identification was marginal at best, and at worst, just plain INACCURATE Grammar and sentence structure was grade school at times The photos were bizarre and scary, not something, I would want an aquaintance to pick up and look through if it was on my coffe table There are a lot of Barbie reference and collecting books out there, steer clear of this one, especially if you re just beginning to delve into the vintage dolls, you ll be turned off real quick.
I disagree with another reviewer that all photos should be of mint dolls This book captures a wide range of Barbie s both through the years and through various conditions As a collector, I find it helpful to see the less than perfect dolls It gives me a far better understanding of different levels of grading If you are a serious Barbie collector, I feel this book is a must have in your library.
This brand new, year 2001 hardback, 256 page volume contains than 350 full color, large photos covering Barbie dolls up to the year 2000 It has complete descriptions and over 1,200 listings It s fully indexed and has current pricing Most of the 350 full color photos are full page in size, showing great detail Many photos are nearly actual size Many of the pages contain The Best Because section, that describes what makes this particular Barbie special Collectors will surely enjoy this work.
Adult High School Simultaneously Retro And Contemporary, Barbie Is Fun To Thumb Through Or read At Any Age Written With Respect To Collectors And Admirers Of Fashion And Trends In A Diminutive Form, The Photos And Text Make An Interesting Pictorial History Although Her Measurements Have Been Unwavering, Barbie S Culture And Careers Have Varied Over The Years There Are African American, Hispanic, And An Array Of International Barbies, Plus The Familiar Blonde With An Enormous Wardrobe Bedecked In Uniform Astronaut, Policewoman, Military Officer Or Designer Gowns, Each Doll Is Described By Name Theme , Model Number, Release Date, And Current Dollar Value A Glossary, List Of Resources To Pursue Related Information, And A Price Guide End This Delightful Picture Packed Romp Through The s, s, s, And s Oh, And Ken Is Included As Than A Footnote His History And Evolution Are In Full Color, TooKaren Sokol, Fairfax County Public Schools, VACopyright Cahners Business Information, IncFeaturing Striking Photographs And Lively, Insightful Commentary And Histories, The Best Of Barbie Is A Full Color Visual Feast That Novice And Experienced Collectors Alike Will Treasure Scattered Throughout The Book Are Trivia Facts That Test The Reader S Knowledge Of America S Favorite Doll Plus, Accompanying Each Photo Is A Handy Identification And Value Info Bar Facts Readers Need At A Glance With Complete Descriptions, Magnificent Color Photos And Than , Price Listings, Collectors, Appraisers, Buyers And Fans Will Have The Tools To Identify The Most Influential Barbie Dolls Including Barbie Ponytail Style, Bubblecut Barbie, Barbie Fashion Queen, American Girl And ManyAdult High School Simultaneously Retro And Contemporary, Barbie Is Fun To Thumb Through Or read At Any Age Written With Respect To Collectors And Admirers Of Fashion And Trends In A Diminutive Form, The Photos And Text Make An Interesting Pictorial History Although Her Measurements Have Been Unwavering, Barbie S Culture And Careers Have Varied Over The Years There Are African American, Hispanic, And An Array Of International Barbies, Plus The Familiar Blonde With An Enormous Wardrobe Bedecked In Uniform Astronaut, Policewoman, Military Officer Or Designer Gowns, Each Doll Is Described By Name Theme , Model Number, Release Date, And Current Dollar Value A Glossary, List Of Resources To Pursue Related Information, And A Price Guide End This Delightful Picture Packed Romp Through The s, s, s, And s Oh, And Ken Is Included As Than A Footnote His History And Evolution Are In Full Color, TooKaren Sokol, Fairfax County Public Schools, VACopyright Cahners Business Information, IncFeaturing Striking Photographs And Lively, Insightful Commentary And Histories, The Best Of Barbie Is A Full Color Visual Feast That Novice And Experienced Collectors Alike Will Treasure Scattered Throughout The Book Are Trivia Facts That Test The Reader S Knowledge Of America S Favorite Doll Plus, Accompanying Each Photo Is A Handy Identification And Value Info Bar Facts Readers Need At A Glance With Complete Descriptions, Magnificent Color Photos And Than , Price Listings, Collectors, Appraisers, Buyers And Fans Will Have The Tools To Identify The Most Influential Barbie Dolls Including Barbie Ponytail Style, Bubblecut Barbie, Barbie Fashion Queen, American Girl And Many