ORDER Your Copy Today: Kovels' most popular book is NEW and IMPROVED this year! All of your favorite features are still here—more than 44,000 actual retail prices gathered from shops, shows, sales, auctions and the Internet; AND hundreds of factory histories, marks and logos; AND tips about buying, selling, collecting and preserving your treasures. PLUS—All of the photos (more than 2500) are printed in FULL COLOR and we've added MORE definitions, pattern information, histories and dating clues!
By Ralph & Terry Kovel, ©2009
Paperback, New larger 7 by 10-inch format, 800 pages
About the Kovels: Ralph and Terry have long been recognized as the leading experts in the field of antiques and collectibles. Year in and year out, they make it their business to stay on top of all facets of this changing market. That’s why Kovels’Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide is widely as the most authoritative source of prices for antiques and most authoritative source of prices for antiques and collectibles. So you can stay on top of the market, too!
“It gives collectors an insider’s edge when buying or selling.” — Country Woman
“What the Kovels don’t know about antiques isn’t worth knowing.” — House Beautiful
“Let the Kovels do a lot of the research for you, so that you have more time to shop and enjoy antiquing.” —New England Antiques Journal
An indespensable reference for anyone who:
More than 2500 photos of items listed, plus factory marks and identifying logos
An index, plus internal cross-referencing under the entries to help in finding specific items
A summary of record prices paid this year on a variety of finds. Be sure to take a look, because you may have one! Tips on buying, selling and preserving your treasures
Plus a handy standard & metric ruler inside the front cover—handy for measuring finds at a flea market or show