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The Resource Discovering antiques : a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles, Eric Knowles

Discovering antiques : a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles, Eric Knowles

Label
Discovering antiques : a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles
Title
Discovering antiques
Title remainder
a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles
Statement of responsibility
Eric Knowles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Where should you go to make your initial forays into the world of antiques? How can you recognize a fake? What makes one item more collectible than another? And what might make a good investment for the future? All these questions and more are answered in Discovering Antiques, a comprehensive guide that not only has chapters on all the main collecting areas - Furniture, Pottery and Porcelain, Glass, Silver, Clocks, Dolls, Bears, Toys, Textiles, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco
  • - but also looks at a host of other collectible and newly collectible items including pens, ephemera, rock and pop memorabilia, cameras, radios, plastics, and many others. Throughout the book, special annotated photographs of typical pieces show in detail all their important features, including what to look for and what to avoid. With additional sections on where and how to buy and sell antiques, and how to insure, care and store for them, and with prices given
  • Throughout, Discovering Antiques is the complete guide to becoming your own antiques expert
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Knowles, Eric
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antiques
  • Collectibles
  • Antiques
  • Collectibles
Label
Discovering antiques : a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles, Eric Knowles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Furniture -- Ceramics -- Glass -- Silver -- Clocks & Watches -- Teddy Bears, Dolls & Toys -- Carpets & Textiles -- Art Nouveau & Art Deco -- Collectibles
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781899883707
Lccn
96021891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34705092
Label
Discovering antiques : a guide to the world of antiques and collectibles, Eric Knowles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Furniture -- Ceramics -- Glass -- Silver -- Clocks & Watches -- Teddy Bears, Dolls & Toys -- Carpets & Textiles -- Art Nouveau & Art Deco -- Collectibles
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781899883707
Lccn
96021891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34705092

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