The Complete Collector’s Guide to All 166 Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards produced from 1951 to 1969, featuring
Never before has so much about Mickey Mantle cards and the collector’s market for them been assembled into one resource. Learn which cards are the hottest sellers, what might be next to trend up, the value of error and short-run issues. The up-to-the-minute market activity for every card will make you an instant expert.
The Mickey Mantle Baseball Card Collector’s Guide is much more than a catalog of card ratings and values. The book includes design details, historical background, and insider information about both the most renowned Mantle cards and lesser-known items even avid fans of Mantle memorabilia may not be aware of.
Whether you are an expert collector, just taking up the hobby, a big fan of Mickey Mantle, or are nostalgic for the days of powdery pink bubble gum, this book is a great research tool, a great read, and great fun.
Forewords by David and Danny Mantle.....viii
Author Introduction: The Mick and Me.....xi
Collecting Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards.....3
Book Value and Condition of Baseball Cards.....7
Classic Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards--1951-1969: A Complete Listing.....9
Select Mickey Mantle Print Memorabilia.....163