This revised 6th edition of the classic reference features all the Matchbox die-cast metal toys made between 1947 and 1982 in color photographs with history of the manufacturers and descriptions of each toy and their variations. This is a thorough study of the subject. Enjoy finding old and new vehicles in the 1-75 Series, Models of Yesteryear, Major Packs, King Size, Skybusters, Battle Kings, Two-Packs, Sea Kings, Walt Disney and Popeye characters, Glo-Racers, and Convoy lines. The list of collector clubs connects you to fellow enthusiasts, upcoming toy shows, and new styles as they are released. The newly revised values will give you the latest reflection of the collector's market.