Book Reviews from Your Guide
Accessorize Your Reference Library
If you enjoy the look and style associated with vintage fashions and accessories, this reference guide will surely tickle your fancy. With pricing information, great illustrations and a personal touch from the author, Ladies Vintage Accessories will be the new favorite among your old standards.
Antique Trader Guide to Fakes & Reproductions
Is the "Antique Trader Guide to Fakes & Reproductions?" worth adding to your reference library? Find out here.
Art Deco Essentials
"Chicago" era style is revisited in two rousing books that wonderfully explain art deco style and fashion: "Art Deco Essentials" and "Art Deco Fashion." Read about the books along with a few art deco tips to get you on your way.
A Book About Books Worth Another Look
Got a stack of old books laying around the house? Discover a book filled pricing information to help you sort them out. You'll learn all about first editions, too.
Books on Vintage Costume Jewelry
With the popularity of vintage costume jewelry for collections and personal wear, more and more books are being released on this popular topic. In fact, some collectors enjoy collecting jewelry books almost as much as the jewelry itself. Take a look at several titles on this hot topic to get a feel for the genre.
Books on Specalized Antiques Topics
If you value having a shelf full of books to refer to when doing research on antiques and collectibles, now's the time to buy as more and more publishers turn to e-books as their staple.
Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry
There are a numer of books on art plastic jewelry on the market, but few with quality photos like this one.
Collecting Glass and Ceramic Baskets
Nothing brightens a day like a pretty glass or ceramic basket filled with fresh flowers or homemade treats. Take a look at this informative article for a book suggestion and lots of ideas on what to look for while you're out and about.
Decorating Distinguished Through “The Collector’s Eye”
If you've accumulated a great collection of glass, pottery, china or any number of other decorative pieces but have no clue how to display them with personality and style, I've got just the book recommendation for you.
Exploring with the Collector's Compass
All explorers need a compass, even collectors. Find out about a series of books to help you navigate the extraordinary world of collecting.
Frightening Prices for Halloween Collectibles
Read about a book from Krause Publications that can help you value all your wonderful Halloween collectibles.
Official Price Guide to Dolls
Fabulous Price Guide for Dolls: Official Price Guide to Dolls by Denise Van Patten, Doll Collecting Guide for About.com
Postcards for the Holidays
Do you love vintage holiday postcards? Or maybe you just want to learn more about them. If so, there's a new book out for collectors you definitely don't want to miss!
Searching for Hidden Treasures
Read a review of the antique furniture hunting extravaganza by the Antiques Roadshow's Leigh Keno and Leslie Keno. Then, jump to page two to get the scoop on Antiques Roadshow news for 2001.
Secrets of a Collecting Diva
Can you really use ordinary household products like vinegar, table salt and even vodka to care for your antiques and collectibles? Judith Katz-Schwartz says "Yes!" in her new book.
Warm Up to Classic American Quilts
Learn more about classic antique quilts produced throughout America with a colorful book waiting on the shelves of your favorite bookstore.
Pottery Books Reviewed
A great list of pottery books reveiwed by dealers and collectors assiociated with the American Art Pottery Association.