Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley

ISBN: 9781845337698

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 592

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A new edition of the bible of the antiques world - the most accessible, authoritative and trusted antiques reference book available. This new edition reflects changes in the antiques market since 2008. Clearly and logically organized by period and a type, it is packed with practical and useful information and hundreds of photographs. It explains materials, marks and techniques; provides clues to identification and dating; and offers hints on what to consider when examining antiques. The huge breadth of material covers everything from 18th century chairs to 20th century Barbie dolls, Art Deco sculpture to ancient Chinese ceramics, and toy robots to the ever popular Mid-Century Modern. Indispensable to industry professionals and collectors, it is also accessible to beginners and a useful resource for eBay users. First published in 1998, Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia has gone to sell more than 130,000 copies and remains an invaluable aid to collecting.
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Miller's Antiques Marks

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1845339134

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 296

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Whether you are buying at auction, flea market or antique shop this is the book you need to identify and date what you find. More than 6,000 marks are organized for quick, at-a-glance reference with full-colour sections on silver, Sheffield plate, bronze figures, ceramics, glass, costume jewellery, toys and dolls.
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Miller's Pottery & Porcelain Marks

Including a Comprehensive Guide to Artists, Makers, Factories and Forms

Author: Gordon Lang

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley

ISBN: 9781845333478

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 144

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Your piece of porcelain may feature an anchor, but how do you know whether it was made at Chelsea or Bow? How can you tell if the mark is genuine? This handy and easy-to-use pocket guide helps you to make sense of a vast, and often confusing, field. With more than 3,000 commonly found marks for all types of pottery and porcelain, and information on the makers, factories, and artists, it is simply the best on-the-spot resource for expert collectors, auctioneers, and novices alike. Line drawings throughout illustrate the different styles and patterns, maps showing the locations of major factories worldwide, and the color photographs of actual pottery and porcelain marks make dating and authenticating pieces even easier.
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Pottery & Porcelain Marks

Author: Gordon Lang,Ellen Denker

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781857326154

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 399

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A handy and easy-to-use guide containing more than 3,000 commonly found marks for all types of pottery and porcelain, with information on the makers, factories and artists they represent for on-the-spot reference. Line drawings illustrate the different styles and patterns. Everyone from the novice to the expert collector—and auctioneers too—will want to own this.
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Pottery & Porcelain Marks

Author: Ellen Denker

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley

ISBN: 9781857326154

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 399

View: 2652

A handy and easy-to-use guide containing more than 3,000 commonly found marks for all types of pottery and porcelain, with information on the makers, factories and artists they represent for on-the-spot reference. Line drawings illustrate the different styles and patterns. Everyone from the novice to the expert collector—and auctioneers too—will want to own this.
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Miller's Pocket Antiques Fact File

Essential Information for Dealers, Collectors and Enthusiasts

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780855336899

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 192

View: 1737

A pocket-sized reference guide for the general reader which provides style charts, recognition marks and essential information on various types of antiques. Specific styles and unique pieces are illustrated throughout the text.
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Ceramic Makers' Marks

Author: Erica Gibson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1315432390

Category: Social Science

Page: 147

View: 7415

Erica Gibson’s comprehensive guide provides a much-needed catalogue of ceramic makers' marks of British, French, German, and American origin found in North American archaeological sites. Consisting of nearly 350 marks from 112 different manufacturers from the mid-19th through early 20th century, this catalog provides full information on both the history of the mark and its variants, as well as details about the manufacturer. A set of indexes allow for searches by manufacturer, location, mark elements, and common words used. This guide will be of interest not only to historical archaeologists, but material culture specialists, collectors, museum professionals, students, art historians, and others interested in ceramics.
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Miller's Antiques and Collectables

The Facts at Your Fingertips

Author: Mitchell Beazley

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781840003116

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 176

View: 2098

Offers an introductory guide to antiques and collectibles which covers aspects of materials, techniques, design and decoration used at different periods and in a variety of subject areas such as furniture, ceramics, glass, silver, and clocks.
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Brennen muss Salem

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Author: Stephen King

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783552053816

Category:

Page: 734

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Miller's Field Guide: Porcelain

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1784720798

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 240

View: 6432

Miller's Field Guides are an invaluable resource for collectors when out buying items at antiques shops, auctions or car boot fairs. They provide a fast and accurate way to recognize, identify and date antiques. In each book a simple question-and-answer checklist is provided for a wide range of key items, teaching you what to look for as well how to spot a fake or a copy. There are price codes throughout, plus concise information on makers, factories, identifying marks and the factors that affect the value of the piece. In Porcelain, ceramics expert and bestselling author Judith Miller guides the collector through the world of European and American porcelain, including Meissen, Copenhagen, Worcester, Spode, Derby and Bonnin and Morris.
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Miller's Antiques Handbook & Price Guide 2016-2017

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1784721832

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 648

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"Miller's Antiques Price Guide has long been the market leader, offering not just prices but informed tips... Miller's is arguably the only price guide you will ever need." Antiques Magazine Miller's 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. It is compiled by Judith Miller, world-renowned antiques expert and co-founder of the book, who selects the guide's 8000-plus featured antiques.
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Antiques Price Guide 2007

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780756622749

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 752

View: 7336

A comprehensive, illustrated compendium of collectibles and antiques profiles more than eight thousand items, ranging from furniture to glassware, along with color photographs, descriptive captions, and authoritative values.
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Miller's Silver & Sheffield Plate Marks

Including a Guide to Makers & Styles

Author: John Bly

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781857320961

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 192

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This compact, pocket-sized guide from Miller’s shows how to decipher the hallmarking system of silver and Sheffield plate, and to read the history behind the marks. An introduction explains the history and meaning of marks, followed by a look at all the marks of the major London and provincial assay guilds. The pages are positively packed with lists of key manufacturers, designers, patterns, and more, and supported by detailed glossaries and line drawings of the various styles.
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Miller's Antiques and Collectibles Fact Book

All You Need to Know - In Your Pocket

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley

ISBN: 9781845334277

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 7052

Since it first appeared in 1988, Miller's Antiques & Collectibles Fact Book has sold 128,000 copies. As the antiques market has continued to shift, Miller's has stayed on the crest of that change. This newest edition is the only comprehensive, illustrated pocket-sized antiques and collectibles buying guide available. It provides detailed information on how to spot repairs and fakes, and clues to dating pieces, plus a comprehensive marks section that includes more than 1,000 international ceramics marks. And because of the surge in popularity of 20th-century design, this latest revision contains all of the core information about furniture, ceramics, glass, and silver, but adds new sections on modern pieces, as well. Whether collecting Eames furniture, Murano glass, Spratling silver, or studio pottery, this is the only reference needed on the antiques trail.Â
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Oden und Epoden

Author: Horace

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 354

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Kaapse bibliotekaris

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Libraries

Page: N.A

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Issues for Nov. 1957- include section: Accessions. Aanwinste, Sept. 1957- (also published separately)
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An einem Tag mit dir

Roman

Author: Sarah Jio

Publisher: Diana Verlag

ISBN: 3641083125

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

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Wie lange bist du bereit, auf dein Glück zu warten? Anne Calloway blickt auf ein langes, erfülltes Leben zurück. Doch als ein rätselhafter Brief eintrifft, werden alte Erinnerungen wach – Erinnerungen, die sie längst vergessen glaubte. An ihre Zeit als Krankenschwester, die sie als junge Frau in den Südpazifik verschlug. Und an Westry, ihre große Liebe, die vor vielen Jahrzehnten ein schmerzhaftes Ende fand. Anne bleibt keine Wahl: Sie bricht auf zu einer letzten Reise, denn die Vergangenheit birgt ein altes Unrecht, das nur sie wiedergutmachen kann.
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