Good. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that'll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.
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Fine. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. First published in 1987, this book is the Fourth edition revised from 2002, 163 pages, illustrated with 1, 043 color photographs. "The costume jewelry made twenty, forty, and sixty years ago is steadily growing more valuable." FINE SOFTCOVER.
Fine. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. "The articles of costume jewelry presented in this book are generally a part of the jewelry styles derived from the European traditions of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. While the term costume used in this context can refer specifically to inexpensive, mass produced imitations of fine jewelry and gems, this group goes well beyond mere imitations. The materials used initially to imitate were themselves explored and found able to produce effects quite different than any known styles. The early glass imitation gems were lighter weight than the gemstones they were designed to replicate." This book has 163 pages and is profusely illustrated.
New in New jacket. Book **NEW** Here is a beautiful publication of factual information and 1043 color illustrated examples of highly popular styles. Important and prolific designers of costume jewelry, including Chanel, Schiaparelli, Boucher, Miriam Haskell, Monet, Sarah Coventry, and many more are well represented. Current prices are included to aid the collector. This will be a most useful reference for collector and dealers, and the current value ranges will aid and inform all.
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