|This new softbound book "Catalog of Lionel Trains" by David Doyle, was published in 2004. This is the most comprehensive book on postwar trains available today. Features 400 pages with detailed text, 1,100 photos, meticulous descriptions, accurate current-market pricing, ratings, and more. Detailed sections on boxes, catalogs and paper, and also features original Lionel catalog artwork. David Doyle has pulled from his wealth of experience as a writer, hobby store operater, and expertise to assemble the ultimate resource for postwar Lional train enthusiasts. This book is well worth the time reading for the novice or hardcore collector.