The Boy Mechanic Makes Toys

The Boy Mechanic Makes Toys

159 Games, Toys, Tricks, and Other Amusements

Book - 2006
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It’s vintage fun! This follow-up to The Boy MechanicPopular Mechanics’ collection of can-do ingenuity from the early 1900sfeatures more than 200 unique toys and games that anyone with a basic tool kit will want to make, plus the unusual and attractive rounded, flexibound format. Charmingly designed to capture that old-fashioned flavor, every imaginative project remains as engaging today as ever, with its appeal fully intact. There’s amusement for little kids, including a toy donkey that nods and wags its tail; a child’s playhouse and a miniature windmill; magic tricks, such as an X-Ray” pack of cards and mystery coin box; items for the great outdoors, which range from a homebuilt canoe to a diving tower; plus gizmos and gadgets, scien-terrific” motors and engines, and entertaining objects for an older child to create and play with.


Publisher: New York : Hearst Books, c2006
ISBN: 1588166392
9781588166395
Branch Call Number: J745.592 BOY
Characteristics: 272 p. : ill. ; 19 cm

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