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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

by Louise Irvine

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.


Once Upon Our Time: Portrait Miniatures new book

Once Upon Our Time: Portrait Miniatures more books like this

by Moyna Flannigan other copies of this 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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Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks new book

Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks more books like this

by Ian Pickford other copies of this book

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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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Southwestern Pottery: Anasazi to Zuni new book

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by Allan Hayes And John Blom other copies of this book

price: $19.76

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Edition: 2003 edition Binding: Softcover Publisher: Northland Publishing 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

Victorian China Fairings the Collectors Guide more books like this

by Derek H. Jordan other copies of this book

price: $58.50

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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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A Collector's History of English Pottery, 5th Edition new book

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by Griselda Lewis other copies of this book

price: $53.55

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Edition: 1999 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: ACC Distribution Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781851492916 ISBN: 1851492917

Description: New in new dust jacket. Griselda Lewis provides a comprehensive overview of pottery in England from earliest times to the late twentieth century. She gives invaluable information on the distinguishing attributes of the many different styles of pottery manufacture, from slip ware to studio pottery as well as of the different factories from the well known, such as Wedgwood, to the lesser known. She also offers an overall perspective of the development of pottery styles and techniques over the ... read more

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White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles new book

White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles more books like this

by Diana Edwards, Rodney Hampson other copies of this book

price: $80.55

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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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Carry Me! 1950s Lucite Handbags on American Fashion new book

Carry Me! 1950s Lucite Handbags on American Fashion more books like this

by Janice Berkson other copies of this book

price: $49.50

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Edition: 2009 edition Binding: Hardcover Date published: 2009 ISBN-13: 9781851495931 ISBN: 1851495932

Description: New in new dust jacket. The handbag has long been a symbol of status and style-it dominates the fashion scene, adds that all important finishing touch to the outfit, and is the portable accessory that no woman can live without. So, while some may say that diamonds are a girl's best friend, it's not just diamonds that make a girl shine-it's also the handbag she carries. This book celebrates some of the most fantastic and desirable handbags of the 1950s. All are constructed of Lucite-an acrylic ... read more

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Godden's Guide to Ironstone, Stone & Granite Wares used book

Godden's Guide to Ironstone, Stone & Granite Wares more books like this

by Geoffrey A. Godden other copies of this book

price: $80.55

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Edition: 1999 edition Binding: Hardcover Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781851492787 ISBN: 185149278X

Description: Good in new dust jacket. This is the first book to be devoted to British Ironstone China and the related stone china and granite ceramic bodies. This important and wide-ranging Godden's Guide follows and complements the acclaimed Godden's Guide to Mason's China and the Ironstone Wares, explaining the rise and development of British ironstone china and the related stone china and granite wares. Chapters are devoted to Mason's Patent Ironstone China and the large auction sales of surplus stock ... read more

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Joseph Kishere and the Mortlake Potteries new book

Joseph Kishere and the Mortlake Potteries more books like this

by Jack Howarth, Robin Hildyard other copies of this book

price: $44.55

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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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