By Sarah Sink Eames
This gorgeous, exciting e-book positive aspects countless numbers of full-color photographs of Barbie doll models, precise descriptions, and present values. A stylebook of models whole with all add-ons. 2004 values. AUTHORBIO: Sarah Sink Eames's favourite plaything as a toddler grew right into a life of Barbie doll gathering. Sarah has been a speaker and choose at nationwide Barbie Doll conventions. She used to be president of famous person urban Doll membership, a UFDC membership, and she or he edited a close directory and price advisor to Barbie Doll models, quantity I and II. She is the writer of Barbie Doll model quantity I,II, and III. overview: This quantity is the 1st in a three-volume sequence through writer Sarah Sink Eames. It records all of Barbie's models from the years 1959 via 1967, and comprises Ken doll models and infrequent reward units.
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