How To Collect Sports Cards: For Profit & Fun (Paperback)

How To Collect Sports Cards: For Profit & Fun By Paul W. White Cover Image
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A "Must Read" For All Sports Cards Collectors Whether your sports card collection contains a vast array of valuable rookie cards and autographs featuring superstars like Mickey Mantle, Wayne Gretzky, Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan. Or your collecting habits are focused more on the sports cards that showcase your favorite team or players. How To Collect Sports Cards For Fun and Profit Is loaded with all kinds of information that will enhance your sports card collecting whether you do it as a hobby or a business. Sponsored by 3starhockey.com
This book provides everything that you need to know about the great hobby of sports card collecting. For instance, you will learn how to store your sports card collection safely using sports cards binders, sports cards box, sleeves etc. (White even tells you the proper temperature and humidity levels for your collection ) How to Grade Your Sports Cards In the pages of this book you will learn about grading your sports cards. Hot Tips On Collecting There are collecting tips about interesting and unique subset ideas. As well there is information about the many different types of sports cards including baseball cards, football cards, golf cards, hockey cards and more. Buying and trading sports cards can be a lot of fun and the author provides you with lots of ways to make your trip to sports cards shows even better Great Sports Stories White is a sports historian (this is his fifth sports book), so you can expect to find stories about the history of sports cards. For instance, do you know which football player is featured on the rarest of all football cards? Sports Pictures This book also features some great pictures of sports cards from various sports and trading card companies from across the decades. How To Collect Sports Cards For Fun and Profit will not only educate you about the great hobby of sports card collecting but you will also find it thoroughly entertaining.

About the Author


Paul White is a highly regarded sports historian who brings to life the exploits of the biggest names in the world of hockey with stories spanning the decades of the history of the National Hockey League. He has brought to the pages of books, magazines and the internet the hockey careers of many legendary Hall of Famers such as "Rocket" Richard and Jean Beliveau as well as the stars of today's hockey world such as Pittsburgh Penguin superstar Sidney Crosby and the New York Rangers' marquee player Brad Richards to his readers. But Paul does not solely write about the stars of this great game. He has spent years collecting research about hockey players who seldom played on their team's power play or made an all-star team. After all, it takes more than a couple of star players to make a team. Every player from the 3rd and 4th lines to 6th and 7th defenseman has a story that should be told. How they made it to the bright lights of the NHL is often more interesting than the tale of the "Can't Miss" superstar! Paul White is also known widely for his expertise in the world of sports card collecting. He was a confirmed hobbyist from the early years of his youth amassing a collection of hockey cards dating from the 1950s to date. For the last 25 years he has been active as a sports card vendor. White has owned or partnered in four sports card stores and in the intervening time he has been an active participant at sports card shows. In the pages of this book he will share with you his knowledge about sports cards to help you further enjoy this great hobby. Paul White is a long-time member of SIHR (Society of International Hockey Research). White has written four books about hockey, and many magazine, newspaper and articles about the fastest game on ice. He has a passion for junior hockey and as a former goalie he just can't resist collecting unique hockey cards featuring goaltenders.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781494471026
ISBN-10: 1494471027
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: December 14th, 2013
Pages: 118
Language: English