The Curious Collector
A Lively Little Tour of 101 Favorite CollectiblesBook - 2008 | 1st ed.
Prospective collectors will be able to find their passion--whatever it may be--with this visually appealing look at more than 100 popular collectibles. With everything from glassware and toys to jewelry and textiles shown and explained with a wealth of information, even the most intimidated novice will feel ready to tackle antique stores, flea markets, and yard sales with confidence. Every item is highlighted with gorgeous color photography, concise descriptions, historical tidbits, and value information--all in easy-to-follow, reader-friendly text. Find your personal treasure as you pore through pictures of Lusterware, inkwells, quilts, vintage perfume bottles, and a bevy of antique metal toys. For anyone eager for a little more knowledge about what's out there, this guide will educate and entertain.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books ; Toronto : Distributed in Canada by Sterling Pub., c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 790.132 W181
Characteristics: 240 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.