Known as the "almost-human" baby doll, Dy-Dee was one of the most loved baby dolls for several generations of little girls. Effanbee Doll Co. produced Dy-Dee from 1934 through 1950 as well as bringing her back to us today. In the most comprehensive collector's reference you will find, Barbara Hiliker, author of the very famous Bleuette book, traces Dy-Dee's history,providing identification information, pictures, original advertising and publicity materials as well as guidance for the care and restoration of Dy-Dees. There are even bonus patterns as well as production photos from the re-introduction of Dy-Dee by the Effanbee Co. during this 2004 year. What a book! Anyone who knows and loves Dy-Dee will be thrilled with this very special and colorful addition to their doll library!