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978-1-931686-09-9 / 9781931686099

As Seen on TV: 50 Amazing Products and the Commercials That Made Them Famous

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Publisher:Quirk Books

Edition:Softcover

Language:English

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About the book:

Do you want thicker, fuller hair?
 
How about a bigger bustline? A smaller waistline? Or buns of steel?
 
Are you troubled by garden pests, unsightly stains, or an inexplicable desire to look like Richard Simmons?
 
If you answered Yes to these questions, we cant really help you.
 
But you might enjoy As Seen on TV, an illustrated history of the greatest gizmos and gadgets ever hawked on television. Here are the real-life stories of Ginsu Knives, K-Tel Records, the Clapper, the Thighmaster, NordicTrack, Time-Life Books, and dozens of other products that have broken the backs of UPS delivery men everywhere.
 
This nostalgic tribute is jam-packed with color photography, fascinating trivia, and loads of fun. Youll learn the secrets of the perfect pitch from As Seen on TV pioneer Ron Popeil. Youll discover unauthorized uses for your favorite products (yes, Virginia, you can eat your Chia Pet sprouts). And youll find out which of TVs biggest celebritiesfrom Florence Henderson to Ricardo Montalbanwould agree to hawk diet aids, ab-blasters, blemish removers, and teeth whiteners.
 
But thats not all! Purchase this incredible volume today, and well give you an extra chapter on the Auto Hammer, Bacon Magic, and The Craftmatic Adjustable Bedabsolutely free!

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