The G.I.Joe Collector's Book was released in 1993 by Hasbro.
It features an introduction inviting you to "Celebrate the G.I.Joe adventure as you re-live the ongoing history of figures, vehicles, playsets and accessories that have made up the exciting world of G.I.Joe - A Real American Hero!"
The 38 page checklist that follows offers a check box, year, subcategory, Joe or Cobra designation, product name, and product description. The checklist is peppered with black and white line art of various figures, vehicles and playsets.
Click the images below to view them full screen, then use your arrow keys to move from page to page. Book scans are courtesy of Joe Botta. Check out his store, G.I.Joe Junkyard, for tons of vintage Joes!
Collecting the Art of G.I.Joe: Volume 1 is a 64 page 8"x11" celebration of the art of G.I.Joe: A Real American Hero, while Volume 2 and Volume 3each clock in at a whopping 78 pages! Together, these three volumes cover the first six years of G.I.Joe: A Real American Hero and feature every carded figure, vehicle, playset and peripheral painted art. All three volumes feature a foreword by H. Kirk Bozigian, G.I.Joe Brand Manager from 1982-1995. These $35 softcovers feature 80# paper and stunning 11"x16" wrap-around card stock foil print covers!
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