The Best of Collectible Dinnerware

Author: Jo Cunningham

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 190

View: 589

An excellent survey of the best companies and their most popular lines of dinnerware are presented and the contributions of famous designers are explored. Over 300 color photos, extracts from catalogs and advertisements, historical photos, and a well-documented text help to identify dinnerware, trace changing technological and design trends, and showcase an industry in its heyday.

The Official Price Guide to Country Antiques and Collectibles

Author: Dana G. Morykan

Publisher: House of Collectibles

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 631

View: 661

Provides price information for buyers of nineteenth-century and later American country furniture, household goods, and other items

Garage Sale and Flea Market Annual

Author: Collector Books

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 512

View: 919

Lists prices for a wide variety of items that might be found at garage sales and flea markets, including toys, glassware, china, souvenirs, advertising and promotional pieces, and other collectibles

Cincinnati Magazine

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Category:

Page: 286

View: 610

Cincinnati Magazine taps into the DNA of the city, exploring shopping, dining, living, and culture and giving readers a ringside seat on the issues shaping the region.

Collecting Under the Radar

Author: Linda Abrams

Publisher: Red Rock Press

ISBN:

Category: Antiques

Page:

View: 926

Suggests types of collectibles that the author believe will rise in value, how to choose good examples, and ways to avoid buying fakes.

Maloney's Antiques and Collectibles Resource Directory

Author: David J. Maloney

Publisher: Antique Trader

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Category: Antiques

Page: 502

View: 837

The singular resource that contains contact information for more than 23,250 antiques and collectibles resources in nearly 3,200 specialty categories is better than ever. Includes listings for collector clubs, specialty periodicals, dealers, collectors, experts, buyers, appraisers, parts suppliers, reproduction sources, Internet resources, repair/restoration/conservation specialists, auction services, manufacturers/distributors of contemporary collectibles, and more!

Flea Market Trader

Thousands of Items with Current Values

Author: Sharon Huxford

Publisher:

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Category: Americana

Page: 447

View: 437

Containing over 10,000 listings with current values, this handy book is ideal to carry along on shopping trips. Hundreds of photos make identifications easier for the convenience of the flea market enthusiast.

Eva Zeisel

Life, Design, and Beauty

Author: Pat Kirkham

Publisher: Chronicle Books

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Category: Design

Page: 256

View: 812

Eva Zeisel was one of the twentieth century's most influential ceramicists and designers of modern housewares. Her distinctive take on modern industrial design was inspired by organic form and brought beauty and playfulness to housewares, earning her designs a beloved place in midcentury homes. This richly illustrated volume—the first-ever complete biographical account of Zeisel's life and work—presents an extensive survey of every line she ever created, all captured in gorgeous new photography, plus 28 short essays from scholars, collectors, curators, and designers. The definitive book on the grande dame of twentieth-century ceramics, this is an essential resource for anyone who appreciates modern design.

Warman's Country Antiques & Collectibles

Author: Dana Gehman Morykan

Publisher: Warman Publishing Company

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 336

View: 694

Provides price information for buyers of nineteenth-century and later American country furniture, household goods, and other items

The Official Rinker Price Guide to Collectibles

Author: Harry L. Rinker

Publisher: House of Collectibles

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 480

View: 240

Illustrated with nearly five hundred photographs, an updated, authoritative price guide covers more than 425 categories of collectible items made after 1920--ubckydubg action figures, Pez dispensers, and Depression glass--listing forty thousand prices, discussing the latest market trends, and offering collecting tips. Original. 10,000 first printing.

Garage Sale and Flea Market Annual

Cashing in on Today's Lucrative Collectibles Market

Author: Bob Huxford

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Antiques

Page: 464

View: 206

Packed with descriptions and current values for nearly 25,000 collectibles, representing virtually every collectible category on today's market--old books, sports cards, ornaments, toys, '50s glassware, just to name a few--this guide also provides expert advice on recognizing great buys, reselling items, or holding a successful sales.

Viktor Schreckengost and 20th-century Design

Author: Henry Adams

Publisher: University of Washington Press

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 174

View: 153

Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at the Cleveland Museum of Art, Nov. 12, 2000-Feb. 4, 2001.

Garage Sale & Flea Market Annual

Cashing in on Today's Lucrative Collectibles Market

Author: Collector Books

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 512

View: 206

Lists thousands prices for a wide variety of items that might be found at garage sales and flea markets, including furniture, home accessories, toys, glassware, china, souvenirs, advertising and promotional pieces, and other collectibles.

The Oxford Companion to American Food and Drink

Author: Andrew F. Smith

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN:

Category: Cooking

Page: 693

View: 588

A panoramic history of the culinary traditions, culture, and evolution of American food and drink features nearly one thousand entries, essays, and articles on such topics as fast food, celebrity chefs, regional and ethnic cuisine, social and cultural food history, food science, and more, along with hundreds of photographs and lists of food museums, Web sites, festivals, and organizations.