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Bookshelf: Graphic Horror – Movie Monster Memories

Graphic Horror: Movie Monster Memories

Bookshelf: Graphic Horror – Movie Monster Memories Graphic Horror: Movie Monster Memories By: John Edgar Browning Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Pages: 192 [amazon_link id=”0764340824″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Hardcover $32.50[/amazon_link] Freddy, Jason, Frankenstein, and Dracula are just a few of the thrilling movie monsters in this[amazon_link id=”0764340824″ target=”_blank” ] illustrated, collectible reference guide[/amazon_link]. Monsters from major as well […]

Bookshelf: Native American Horse Gear

Native American Horse Gear

Native American Horse Gear By: E. Helene Sage Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Pages: 160 [amazon_link id=”076434210X” target=”_blank” ]Price: Hardcover $49.99[/amazon_link] Here is the first book to cover all aspects of [amazon_link id=”076434210X” target=”_blank” ]Native American equine tack/equipment[/amazon_link] as a single subject. It focuses on the equipment used by 19th century tribal men and women of North America. […]

Bookshelf: Grading Coins by Photographs 2nd Edition

Grading Coins by Photographs

Grading Coins by Photographs  – 2nd Edition By: Q. David Bowers Publisher: Whitman Publishing, LLC Pages: 384 [amazon_link id=”0794836879″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Paperback $19.95[/amazon_link] In the best-selling [amazon_link id=”0794836879″ target=”_blank” ]Grading Coins by Photographs[/amazon_link], Q. David Bowers has crafted a unique combination of step-by-step grading instructions for every federal coinage series from half cents to double […]

Bookshelf: Tibetan Art

Tibetan Art

Tibetan Art By: Lokesh Chandra Publisher: Niyogi Books Pages: 216 [amazon_link id=”8189738305″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Hardcover $85[/amazon_link] The rich artistic heritage of Tibet stems from the depths of the meditations of great masters. It translated into them an elaborate symbolic system that takes the form of three-dimensional images or two-dimensional thankas and mandalas. [amazon_link id=”8189738305″ target=”_blank” ]Tibetan […]

Bookshelf: World Hallmarks Volume 1

World Hallmarks Volume 1

World Hallmarks Volume 1 By: William B. Whetstone, Danusia V. Niklewicz, & Lindy L. Matula Publisher: Hallmark Research Institute Pages: 380 Price: [amazon_link id=”B007JU3JWA” target=”_blank” ]Hardcover $288[/amazon_link] It is the goal of [amazon_link id=”B007JU3JWA” target=”_blank” ]World Hallmarks Volume 1[/amazon_link] to help bring better understanding of precious metal hallmarks and hallmarking to countries that do not hallmark, […]

Bookshelf: Colors and Patterns of Depression Era Glassware

Colors and Patterns of Depression Era Glassware

Colors and Patterns of  Depression Era Glassware By: Doris Yeske & Lyle Fokken Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Pages: 192 [amazon_link id=”0764341170″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Paperback $14.99[/amazon_link] [amazon_link id=”0764341170″ target=”_blank” ]Colors and Patterns of Depression Era Glassware[/amazon_link] The revised edition of this popular and affordable book focuses on 16 of the most popular glass colors of the Depression […]

Bookshelf: The Complete Pinball Book Collecting the Game and its History

Bookshelf: [amazon_link id=”0764337858″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]The Complete Pinball Book Collecting the Game and its History[/amazon_link] – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 By: Marco Rossignoli Publisher: Schffer Publishing Pages: 320 Price: Hardcover $59.99 Pinball-ology! For enthusiasts, collectors, or anyone who has flipped, bumped, or banked a silver ball, the 3rd revised edition […]

Bookshelf: Rare and Unusual Black Forest Clocks

Bookshelf: [amazon_link id=”0764340913″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]Rare and Unusual Black Forest Clocks[/amazon_link] – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 By: Justin J. Miller Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Pages: 304 Price: Hardcover $89.99 The creativity, innovation, and craftsmanship represented by the clocks from Germany’s Black Forest region are well covered in this definitive guide. English-speaking […]

Bookshelf: Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved: Scrimshaw In the New Bedford Whaling Museum

Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved: Scrimshaw In the New Bedford Whaling Museum- The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved By: Stuart M. Frank Publisher: David R. Godine Pages: 384 [amazon_link id=”1567924522″ target=”_blank” ]Price: Hardcover $65[/amazon_link] The collection at the New Bedford Whaling Museum is the largest, most varied, and most […]

Bookshelf: Maine – The Wilder Half of New England

Bookshelf: [amazon_link id=”0884483339″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]Maine –  The Wilder Half of New England[/amazon_link] – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 By: William David Barry Publisher: Tilbury House Pages: 290 Price: Paperback $30 This is a concise, solid, and surprising overview of 500 years of Maine history, from first contact between Native Americans […]