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Collector Bookstore is a leading specialty retailer of price guides and reference books to inform and educate collectors and professionals in the antiques and collectors markets. Our customers include individual collectors, dealers, appraisers, auctioneers & other industry professionals. We buy most titles directly from the publisher; this ensures our price guides are the most recent. Because our stock is always fresh, you won't receive heavily thumbed shelf copies from us! Authors are encouraged to submit their reference titles for our consideration.

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Royal Doulton Series Ware Volume 2: Olde Worlde Imagery

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New. Royal Doulton Series Ware Book 2 is the second on the subject of Series ware, the name applied to an assortment of decorative and practical items, such as plates, vases or jugs, which are printed with popular imagery. This volume continues the study of a now flourishing collecting field recording all the series depicting Olde Worlde Imagery.


Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks new book

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Language: Spanish Edition: 1991 edition Binding: Softcover Publisher: ACC Distribution Date published: 1991 ISBN-13: 9781851491698 ISBN: 1851491694

Description: This pocket sized book is based on the new, revised edition of Jackson's Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland, and Ireland, published in 1989. Ian Pickford, the editor, has selected over 1, .000 makers whose work is of especial interest: some because they made fine work that is undervalued, others because they are of historical interest; a few because their work should be avoided. Complete cycles of silver marks are given for all the important assay offices, with variations shown for gold ... Read More

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Derby Porcelain 1748-1848, an Illustrated Guide new book

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Edition: 2002 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: ACC Distribution Date published: 2002 ISBN-13: 9781851492121 ISBN: 1851492127

Description: New in new dust jacket. This new book contains a good deal of new information and a large quantity of hitherto unpublished illustrations. Much of the documentary evidence is also published for the first time and a good deal of further material is included to be made available to a far wider readership. The author deals comprehensively with the Nottingham Road, Derby factory, its staff and its wares with detailed biographies on anyone and everyone connected with production and sales during the ... Read More

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English Furniture 1660-1714 From Charles II to Queen Anne new book

English Furniture 1660-1714 From Charles II to Queen Anne more books like this

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Edition: 2002 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: ACC Distribution Date published: 2002 ISBN-13: 9781851493999 ISBN: 1851493999

Description: New in new dust jacket. English Furniture describes the development of fashionable English furniture between the restoration of Charles II in 1660 and the death of Queen Anne in 1714. Based largely on contemporary documents and on original and firmly documented furniture, together with the latest modern scholarship, it provides a closely-reasoned analysis of changing furniture styles, together with much technical information on materials and processes. The authors radical new approach to the ... Read More

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Southwestern Pottery: Anasazi to Zuni new book

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Edition: 2003 edition Binding: Softcover Publisher: Cooper Square Pub Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9780873586566 ISBN: 0873586565

Description: New. SOUTHWESTERN POTTERY may be the most entertaining book you read this year. It's an art book, a history book, and a reference book that is fun to read and beautiful to look at. Showing more than eleven hundred pots, there isn't a more complete Southwestern pottery guide: One hundred and forty color photographs show, as nearly as possible, "one of each: ' Tracing the art from its beginnings almost two thousand years ago to the present and showing pieces from every pottery-producing tribal. ... Read More

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Victorian China Fairings the Collectors Guide new book

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Edition: 2003 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: AntiqueCC Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9781851494460 ISBN: 1851494464

Description: New in new dust jacket. Fairings were definitely made for the huge English Fair market. The word fair comes from the Latin feria meaning holiday, a great day for the masses, a chance to catch up on gossip, fashions, new ideas and generally to have a good time and perhaps buy or win a small china ornament. Today we call these small German ornaments of the Victorian/ Edwardian period, Fairings. This comprehensive work is the definitive guide for the novice and experienced collector of fairings, ... Read More

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Joseph Kishere and the Mortlake Potteries new book

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Edition: 2004 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: AntiqueCC Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781851494620 ISBN: 1851494626

Description: New in new dust jacket. This fascinating volume provides the definitive history of the small but important Mortlake pottery established by Joseph Kishere in the late eighteenth-century. It focuses on the working life of Kishere and his stoneware products. The book is based on the writings and research of Robin Hildyard, Jack Howarth and the late John Eustace Anderson. Each of the contributors brings a different but complementary perspective to the subject. Andersons book A Short Account of the ... Read More

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Once Upon Our Time: Portrait Miniatures new book

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Edition: 2004 edition Binding: Softcover Publisher: National Galleries of Scotland Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781903278505 ISBN: 1903278503

Description: Considered to be one of Scotland's leading figurative painters, Moyna Flannigan is known for her wry and penetrating observations on society. This book accompanies an exhibition of new work 5o portrait miniatures that reflect the styles, manners and culture of contemporary life. In an illuminating essay Keith Hartley, chief curator at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, examines Flannigan's paintings and discusses the artistic and social influences on her work. In addition, a selection ... Read More

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The Art of the Western Saddle: a Celebration of Style and Embellishment new book

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Edition: 2004 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Lyons Press Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781592280346 ISBN: 159228034X

Description: New in new dust jacket. Spanning time and technique, The Art of the Western Saddle is a celebration and visual feast of the graceful artistry of the Western saddler and his craft. Filled with detailed photos and illustrations, this book celebrates the saddle as a decorative hallmark of subtle beauty while fulfilling the utility of its principal purpose. Early man's ability to domesticate and ride the horse led to the rapid advancement of our capability for travel and exploration. The saddle ... Read More

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White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles new book

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Edition: 2005 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: AntiqueCC Date published: 2005 ISBN-13: 9781851494804 ISBN: 1851494804

Description: New in new dust jacket. White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles is the first book on salt-glazed stoneware since 1971. This book is the first to cover salt-glazed production in the whole of the British Isles, not simply the production in Staffordshire. Beginning with the introduction of salt-glazed stoneware into England by German and Dutch potters in the mid-seventeenth century, and John Dwight's patent of 1672, this book goes on to discuss in detail early industrial stoneware, the ... Read More

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