This new edition of Antique Trader Book Collector's Price Guide provides readers with the information and values to carve a niche for themselves in a market where rare first editions of Jane Austen's Emma and J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone recently sold at auction for 254,610 dollars and 40,355 dollars respectively. Organized in 13 categories, including Americana, banned, paranormal and mystery, this guide discusses identifying and grading books, and provides collectors with details for identifying and assessing books in 8,000 listings.
Release on 1992 | by Jay Scarfone,William Stillman
Author: Jay Scarfone,William Stillman
Pubpsher: Schiffer Pub Limited
Category: Antiques & Collectibles
Over 90 years' worth of wonderful Wizard of Oz memorabilia awaits you on every page of this full-color tribute to the collectibles and merchandise inspired by America's foremost fairy tale. Over 1000 "Ozzy" artifacts are documented and categorized for convenient reference in 16 different sections. Supplemented by a timely value guide, this comprehensive volume is an absolute must for collectors of movie memorabilia, dolls, toys, and Judy Garland.
"True to the original version of Oz portraayed in The wonderful wizard of Oz novel, this prequel saga reaches into mysteries and events that shaped Oz, coupling them with dream and real-world history to craft powerful meaning into the whimsey created by Baum."--Cover [p. 4]
Judy Garland's long and intense popularity instigated a merchandising phenomenon that is reflected here through over 500 illustrations of products made bearing her image, and a well-researched concise biography that explores her early childhood and rise to stardom. This unique volume includes a complete Judy Garland motion picture chronology, discography, home video library, and portrait gallery. It provides a complete price guide for collectors of Judy Garland movie posters, movie memorabilia, Wizard of Oz collectibles, dolls, records, and sheet music.
Flea Market Fever! &break;&break;If you are planning to hit the flea markets, you won't want to pass on this deal. This Warman's price guide is full of information and tips to help make your flea market experience more fun and profitable. From what to bring to make flea marketing comfortable to current values, this book has the answers! &break;&break;Some of the exciting new/expanded categories include: &break;&break;4-H Collectibles &break;Badges &break;Beanie Babies &break;Campbell's Soup &break;Country Western &break;Egg Timers &break;Hot Wheels &break;Longaberger &break;Wade Ceramics &break;Watering Cans