Teddy Books

BELOW ARE OUR RANGE OF TEDDY BEAR REFERENCE BOOKS

Some are out of print so will be in good used condition all are very good reference books for teddy collectors to learn more about different makers through the past 100 years.   
If you would like help to choose a book please call us we will be glad to advise you as we have read all these ourselves.

** PLEASE ALSO SEE OUR CRAFT HOBBY BOOKS PAGE .. THERE ARE SOME TEDDY BEAR BOOKS THERE ALSO **


SOFT TOYS TO SEW’ SHEILA McGRAW BOOK

167 Pages, packed with great ideas and patterns. Softback book in good condition. printed 1992. £8


BOOK OF ANIMAL TOYS by Sue Dolman’s HARDBACK BOOK

Superb book for making teddy bears and characters packed with ideas and patterns to make your own. Pages number 128. printed 1994, book in very good condition with dust cover. £20


EASY TO MAKE TEDDY BEARS by Jill Plank Hardback book

25 to make, wonderful easy to make bears. Book printed 1996, book in very good condition with dustcover. £10


JUST BEARS by SUE QUIN Hardback book

Super book by Sue Quinn with over 15 bear designs to make, lots of ideas, and inspiration. Book very good. printed 1990. pages 64. £10


THE TEDDY BEAR COMPANION .. Volume 1 by Dee Hockenberry

Superb teddy bear reference book with hundreds of photos and so much information to help identify bears . paperback 224 pages. 1995. A5 Size. Front cover creased, some signs of age wear but still in good condition. A must have book that is hard to find in the UK. £20


‘TALES OF TEDDY HERMANN’ HARDBACK BOOK R & C Pistorius

Superb Hermann reference book by world famous authors. Lots of information and photos about Hermann bears and animals. Hardback, in English. Pages 96, Apprx A4 Size, printed 1994 book in very good unread condition. £25


‘TEDDY BEARS A COMPLETE STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE’ HAMLYN HARDBACK BOOK

Clear, easy to follow full size patters for 16 bears plus outfits. Step by step guide photos and diagrams give complete instructions for making and restoring bears. Advice on identification, price and restoration for collectors. Hardback book, pages 80. Printed 1993 book in very good condition. SOLD


‘THE COLLECTORS GUIDE TEDDY BEARS’ PETER FORD HARDBACK

Advice on unusual and antique bears, what to look where to buy. Beautifully illustrated throughout. A source for collectors and would be collectors alike. Hardback book , appx A4 size, very good condition. printed 1995. £12


‘BEAR LAND’ A collection of over 500 Teddy Bears by Deborah Stratton. Hardback

Superb hardback book packed full of photos. Pages number 96. Book very good condition, printed 1993. £15


3 BEAR BOOK – BOOKLETS – ‘TEDDY BEARS & STEIFF ANIMALS’ & 2 BOOKLETS

Lovely bundle for the teddy bear collector includes the superb book by Margaret Fox Mandell ‘ Teddy Bears & Steiff Animals’ 288 pages, paperback, packed with photos and information a great reference book. Printed 1984. Book in good clean condition. Comes with ‘Teddy Bears & Soft Toys’ by Shire A5 small book black & white images, 32 pages. printed 1989. Good read. Plus ‘Teddy Bear Manufacturers’ paperback A5 small book, 77 pages. No printing date, looks like a giveaway with something else. good condition and a good read. Price the 3 (sorry we cannot split them) £20


STEIFF SORTIMENT BOOK 1947-2003 Hardback – 735 pages

Amazing reference book for Steiff bears, animals, dolls, puppets and so much more. More than 9,900 Steiff articles from 1947-2003. Such a great book. Text in English & German. This edition is hardback and as new. Price £50


STEIFF SORTIMENT BOOK 1996 (German edition)

Vintage Steiff Sortiment from 1996 . A4 size, 163 pages. In German but mostly photos of the animals, bears, dolls and more available in this year. (many dozens of photos in colour) A really good read and a useful reference book. In good clean condition. SOLD


MASTERPIECES IN MINIATURE TEDDY BEARS by Gerry Grey

3 book box set Lovely box set with 3 hardback books with covers.  One book on Antique bears, Artist bears, Bear Ephemera. each book is 64 pages, books measure 6″ by 6″. printed 1999. Lots of information and ideas for ollecting a great read. All in good condition Price £15


COLLECTING TEDDY BEARS & DOLLS HARDBACK BOOK

Very useful book for the bear & doll collector with a good section on old bears with many photographs and useful information. A good book to have in your collection – especially if you love both bears and dolls. Over 300 full colour photos & illustrations of dolls & teddy bears. Printed 2002. size 24cm by 17cm Price £15  ( 2 Copies in stock)


TEDDY BEAR PAST & PRESENT Linda Mullins  Vol 2

Superb hard to find hardback book by Linda Mullins.  Paper dust jacket has some damage but the book is good just old. Printed 1991. Packed full of useful information, and black and white and colour photos of bears. A very useful reference book to have in your collection. 252 pages. Price £25



COLLECTING TEDDY BEARS HARDBACK BOOK

Pam Hebbs Forward by Mary Hillier This is one of the must have books for the teddy bear collector. Packed with information and photographs this is much to be learnt from this very useful book. 144 pages.  Published 1988, has a price guide which would be out of date now but useful to see how prices have moved – even though it is in USA Dollars it is easy enough to convert.    Book is in very good pre-owned condition. Sorry not currently available


A COLLECTORS GUIDE TO BEARS Sue Pearson

Sue Pearson is one of the worlds best known experts on bears and her books are always a mine of information that can be read again and again and enjoyed. Shows many hundreds of teddy bears from around the world. in full colour. Book is paperback, pages number 180. Published 1997.  Price guide included is out of date now but useful for reference purposes. Book in very good condition. Price £20.  


THE TEDDY BEAR ENCYCLOPEDIA  HARDBACK Pauline Cockrill

Forward by Paul & Rosemary Volpp. One of the best reference books available for the teddy bear collector. Hardback book, printed 1993.  Page 240. Shows many hundreds of teddy bears, with helps and tips to identify them.   A section on bear makers with very useful information.   This is a book that is used time and time again and a book to be read again and again. Book in good used condition a very useful reference book. A Must have Book! Price £25   


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