This book describes
and prices Western collectibles including art, cowboy gear,
homestead items, military, mining, rodeo memorabilia, and Native
American handcrafts. It’s the ultimate handbook for collectors of
western memorabilia. More
The American West
tells the story of the aftermath of the Civil War and how the United
States transformed into the "land of opportunity." The series tells
the stories of the Old West’s greatest names—Jesse James, Billy the
Kid, Wyatt Earp, Colonel Custer, and others.
Kovels have navigated flea markets for decades. Learn from the best.
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& Crafts is one of the most influential design movements. This
invaluable guide features 1,000 high-quality photos and provides
clear, concise on everything from furniture, ceramics, silver
and metal ware to glass, textiles, jewelry, books and posters.
It also includes profiles of the leading designers, such as
Gustav Stickley, William Morris, Louis C. Tiffany, Rookwood and
Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and
trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the
reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer
should be without.
weather vane found a welcome home in the expanding America of
the 18th and 19th centuries. It served an important function,
but also had humorous and homespun motifs, bold and vigorous
design, and spirited air of American individualism and
independence. This excellent primary source by one of the
principal manufacturers of American weather vanes offers an
extraordinarily wide range of styles and motifs, all illustrated
with line engravings, and each is
accompanied by relevant information on as to size, materials,
and original prices.
Anne–style houses are arguably the most charming and picturesque
of all Victorians. In this first-ever book on the American Queen
Anne style, you’ll learn about their places in the history of
is an introductory book that combines the history of timekeeping
with a guide to the basics of antique clock collecting. Clear
line drawings illustrate the rudimentary details of clock
mechanisms and the evolution of their cases. This is an
essential text for the antique clock enthusiast.
deco—the style of the flapper, the luxury ocean liner, and the
skyscraper—came to epitomize the glamour, luxury, and hedonism
of the Jazz Age. After bursting onto the world stage, it quickly
swept the globe, influencing everything from architecture to
interior design, fashion jewelry, and radios. Above all, it
became the style of the pleasure palaces of the age—hotels,
nightclubs, and movie theaters.
book is an introduction to collecting and operating vintage O
gauge windup trains. It highlights windup locomotives from a
variety of eras, as well as discusses rolling stock, track and
operation. Great for beginner or seasoned toy train collectors.
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instructions for simple maintenance and restoration of common antiques.
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