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Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Paul1976 » Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:59 am

Morning all,

Just getting back into all things SW and have picked up the two books below which are great reference guides for vintage figures and one cover POTF2. Are there others that people can recommend (in addition to online sources, I've found jedibusiness for example)?

Be keen to know if there is a book that cover Episode 1 for example as I've just picked up a few figures in an eBay bundle and my son wants to collect comm chips!

Thanks, P
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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Mini99 » Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:55 pm

Not a book, but this is a great reference for POTF2
https://en.calameo.com/read/0024977506adce6b5dd13
And of course Jedi businesses is brilliant site.

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Stuart Skinner » Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:37 am

Try 'The Ultimate Action Figure Collection' by Steve Sansweet, covers all the figures up to a certain point, think it goes up to about 2012.
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/star-wars-vintage-rebellion/id1001257470?mt=2

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Stuart Skinner » Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:38 am

This is the one

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Star-Wars-Ulti ... e+sansweet

But don't be spending that on it, can be found for £10/£15
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/star-wars-vintage-rebellion/id1001257470?mt=2

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Russ J » Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:06 pm

What's already been said above....the Jedi Business site is an excellent archive site for all modern...

http://jedibusiness.com

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Paul1976 » Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:29 pm

Great, thanks everyone for all the help, will try and track down a fair priced copy of that book and read up on those web sites.

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Dr_Ball_MD » Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:55 pm

Stuart Skinner wrote:This is the one

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Star-Wars-Ulti ... e+sansweet

But don't be spending that on it, can be found for £10/£15


Worth checking out some of the cheap book shops like The Works. I got my copy in a closing down sale for £6.
My loose vintage collection: viewtopic.php?f=2&t=24345

Zuckuss fockuss: viewtopic.php?f=2&t=34291

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby monkey_roo » Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:17 pm

Star Wars Action Figure Price Guide - An older book but a good one - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Cards-Star-War ... rice+guide

There are a few revisions after that version i think the last was in 2009??? - sure i have some at home somewhere, will have a look later.
Hamington Chronicles Volume 1 - https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00L2BXOJ0
Hamington Chronicles Volume 2 - https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00RNH5WI8
Hamington Chronicles Volume 3 - http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B01412RVI6

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Paul1976 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:24 pm

That's great advice, thanks guys. Two more added to the want list and definitely worth a eye open in cheap book shops.

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Re: Best Reference Books, POTF2, Episode 1 etc

Postby Paul1976 » Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:56 am

Dr_Ball_MD wrote:
Stuart Skinner wrote:This is the one

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Star-Wars-Ulti ... e+sansweet

But don't be spending that on it, can be found for £10/£15


Worth checking out some of the cheap book shops like The Works. I got my copy in a closing down sale for £6.


Thanks guys, picked up a used copy from eBay for a maiden bid of £7. Had a quick look, seems to be a good complement to the other two titles. Appreciate the recommendation.

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