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Practical Guide To Antique Collecting

by Geoffrey Wills

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsA. J. Turvey (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10582136M
ISBN 100548387869
ISBN 109780548387863

Collecting Antique Toys A Practical Guide by Doucette, Joseph and C.L. Collins Book Description. This is part of his personal collection. This is a really neat book and would be a great addition to any collection. We are constantly on "the hunt" for exciting things to pass on to you. Details about The Practical Astronomer Thomas Dick HC Antique Book Vintage The Practical Astronomer Thomas Dick HC Antique Book Vintage Seller Rating: % positive.

Early American Furniture, A Practical Guide for Collectors: At last we have a new American furniture book to fill the gap left by yesteryear’s classics. John Obbard’s book does exactly what its subtitle promises: it provides practical information about American furniture, and at $ it does it for a price any collector can afford. The reasons for collecting old cookbooks vary and many of them have nothing to do with food. According to the "Price Guide to Cookbooks and Recipe Leaflets" by Linda J. Dickinson (now out of print but available through online booksellers), the decoration or subject matter often has more to do with the collectible nature of these items than the recipes these books contain.

  Both modern and antique arms are popular with collectors. Antique firearms are usually divided into two basic types: Muzzleloader: This kind of firearm has a projectile or propellant charge that is loaded from the muzzle (the open end of the barrel) of the tors do not purchase muzzleloaders to fire them; instead, they are often more interested in their historic value or in putting. Now in its 37th edition, the Big Book of Gun Values is the most used reference in the NRA Museums office. At over 2, pages, it lists over 1, manufacturers, 22, models and over , individual values. Updated annually, this book is indispensible for the serious collector.


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