An A to Z of Football Collectibles

Subtitle:
Priceless Football Cards and Sought-After Soccer Stickers
By:
Carl Wilkes
Price:
£25.00
Out:
ISBN:
9781785315602
Format:
Hardback
Size:
280 x 240
Pages:
272

Description

An illustrated history of football trade cards, an epic saga of 1,000 brands and myriad collections. The A to Z traces the earliest cards and stickers – British inventions, both – through a century of rare and beautiful football ephemera, and is sure to captivate football fans and collectors alike. Incorporating a guide to values, the A to Z is priceless.

About the author

Carl Wilkes helped create the football cards scene of today. In the 80s he penned articles on soccer cards. In the 90s he issued the first ever soccer cards journal. By 1996 he had the first football cards website in the world. As creator and publisher of the Football Card Collector Magazine he has contributed articles to numerous newspapers, periodicals and books. In 2018 he appeared on TV in Stuck On You: The Football Sticker Story.