"The seventh edition of David Maloney's now-famous directory contains more of the same resource information for which it has been so highly acclaimed by the media, collectors, dealers, appraisers, and auctioneers alike." "Despite its size, it is easy to locate information in this massive and highly detailed work thanks in large part to its comprehensive and thoroughly cross-referenced index which is unique to the industry." "This edition of Maloney's continues to keep up the expansive growth in Internet activity - more than 15,000 listings now have e-mail addresses and more than 11,000 listings have Web sites."--BOOK JACKET.
America's No. 1 Selling Price Guide For nearly 30 years, Antique Trader Antiques & Collectibles has been the leading source for information on antiques and collectibles. Filled with expert advice, vetted values and 4,500 color photographs, Antique Trader provides the clearest and most dependable picture of this amazingly diverse and magnificent market. Inside you will enjoy a variety of new collecting areas, as well as old favorites. Including: Asian art, bottles, ceramics, Civil War collectibles, clocks, comic books, cookie jars, figurines, furniture, glass, Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments, illustration art, kitchenware, perfume bottles, petroliana, toys, vintage clothing and Zippo lighters. Also new this year is Top Lots, a feature highlighting the bestselling results from some of the finest auction houses nationwide.
The author, a marketing writer/antique dealer with Lyme Disease, helps collectors explore low energy ways of selling antiques, from malls to eBay(. Additionally, she describes her own journey from mystery illness and pink slip to diagnosis, antique shop, and eBay store. (Antiques/Collectibles)
A remarkable array of accessible and affordable dog-related items, dating from the early 19th to the mid-20th centuries. From portraits to postcards, Staffordshire to celluloid, Berlin work to buttons, everything in this compendium of over 430 color photographs relates to dogs and the people who loved them. Also included are an essay tracing the popularity of various dog breeds over an 80-year period, values for all items, bibliography, and detailed index.
What?s more exhilarating than opening a newspaper, watching a television program, or listening to a radio show and discovering the doll with dilated, shiny glass eyes peering out from her original dusty cardboard casings recently inherited as a memoir of great aunt Marge is worth more than a "few" thousand dollars? Readers will delight as they peruse Antique Trader?s? Answers to Questions about Antiques and revel in the carefully selected questions and answers taken directly from the popular column "Kyle on Antiques." Author, collector, and pricing expert Kyle Husfloen?s column appearing in Antique Trader? Weekly and Collector Magazine & Price Guide divulges expert advice on the what, where, and why of interesting antiques and collectibles from a variety of categories glass, furniture, ceramics, artwork, and more. Enthusiasts will compare their treasured valuables with those included and marvel at their value or just reminisce, recalling the charm of a bygone era.