Frank Hornby invented the train set, Meccano, the Dinky Toy and Scalextric. Born in 1866, he started his own toy manufacturing company. He "started" because he read a book called Self Help by Samuel Smiles, which tells the stories of great men who have invented useful things. Originally published in 1915.
Number Of Pages: 152
Published: 27th November 2004
Publisher: INTL LAW & TAXATION PUBL
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 12.7 x 0.89
Weight (kg): 0.17