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Iconic Wristwatches

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

In this richly illustrated work, watch expert Herbert James recounts the exciting histories and notable moments of the 23 most famous watch brands in the world and the histories of their most legendary models, with more than 290 wristwatches included....

Star Wars Super Collector's Wish Book, Vol. 2

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

An important addition to collector extraordinaire Geoffrey T. Carlton's collection of Star Wars merchandise guides, this completely revised and redeveloped second edition of Star Wars Super Collector's Wish Book, Vol. 2 focuses exclusively on toys. Guiding readers through the world...

Star Wars Super Collector's Wish Book, Vol. 3

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

A new addition to expert collector Geoffrey T. Carlton's Star Wars Super Collector's Wish Book series of merchandise guides, volume 3 takes Star Wars enthusiasts into the vast galaxy of items that celebrate the beloved film franchise and pop culture...

Horology

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

This beautifully illustrated volume presents an in-depth look at horology, the scientific study of time and timekeeping. Brimming with more than 150 detailed and full-color images, illustrations, charts, and technical drawings, it’s a must-have for anyone interested in the art...

Rolex

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

A concise, detailed history of Rolex—one of the most coveted brands in the world With a collection of partly sporty and partly elegant three-hand watches, an iconic chronograph, and some interesting complications, Rolex has been setting the standard for the...

Navajo and Pueblo Jewelry Design

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$60.00

This richly illustrated study of Southwestern Indian jewelry-design history is a must-have for collectors, jewelry designers, and students and scholars of Native American arts. Southwestern Indian jewelry inspires admiration and creativity through its beauty, mastery, and meaning. Delve into this...

A Study of Navajo Concha Belts

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$89.99

The first comprehensive, exclusive study of Navajo concha belts, this extraordinary reference work is poised to be by far the most in-depth authority on the subject. Although most books about Southwestern Indian jewelry do include concha belts peripherally, this focused...

The Lladró Guide

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Since its founding in the early 1950s, the Spanish porcelain firm Lladró has attracted a large collector market. This book identifies all known Lladró figurine brand names, differentiates them from Spanish porcelain competitors, addresses some of the mysteries surrounding Lladró's...

The Other Russian Dolls

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

As interest in Russia increases, increased value and attention are focused on its history-rich ethnic dolls, and this is the only comprehensive resource available. For those who collect, deal in, or appraise dolls from the 1920s to the 1980s, here...

Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, & Society

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$95.00

The charm of this remarkable book is overwhelming, in which antique boxes and tea caddies—along with the people who inspired, made, and used them—dance gracefully through the pages. The reader is guided through the aesthetic, cultural, and social influences of...

Navajo Pictorial Weaving, 1860–1950

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Back in print, expanded, and revised, the second edition of Navajo Pictorial Weaving is devoted to all categories of antique Navajo pictorial weaving. The second edition includes 92 new images of weavings discovered in the last three decades, many never...

Do You Read Me?

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$24.99

The invention of the telegraph, telephone, and broadcast signals gave kids in mid-20th-century America a new way to play. Speak into a device, push a button, turn a knob, and you were instantly communicating with friends around the block or...

Antique American Needlework Tools

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

Featuring exquisite examples from museums and private collections, including many rare items, this treasure trove explains and illustrates the history and beauty of American sewing tools. Exhaustively researched, it is the first publication to focus on the topic and shares...

The Safe Bank Book

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$79.99

Made as toy savings banks, souvenirs, or advertising premiums, cast-iron safe banks are found in a variety of sizes, colors, and finishes and were produced from approximately 1870 until World War II.  Due to their numerous parts, coupled with the...

The Bass Space

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

The long-awaited, definitive book for lovers of the low-end. Willie G. Moseley, Senior Writer for Vintage Guitar Magazine, profiles more than 100 historic and unique electric bass models from such makers as Alembic, Danelectro, Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hamer, Kramer,...

The SNES Omnibus

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$49.99

Volume 2 of SNES Omnibus is a fun and informative look at ALL the original Super Nintendo games released in the US starting with the letters N-Z. More than 375 games are featured, including such iconic titles as Star Fox,...

Harmony

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

The American-made instruments from the Harmony Guitar Company receive long-overdue recognition and credit in this volume through detailed text, color photographs, and catalog information. Produced between 1945 and 1975, many musicians, both amateur and professional, began their musical experiences playing Harmony...

The Gentleman's Pocket Knife

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

As elegant as they are practical, pocket knives have long been considered essential equipment for a gentleman. No cleverly programmed app is able to open blister packages, peel a pear, or cut off a thread hanging from a seam. Revealed...

Collector's Guide to the Balmat Mining District

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

The Balmat Mining District in southern St. Lawrence County, New York, is a former mining site known among collectors for its highly prized minerals. For more than 100 years, it was one of the world's most important sources of talc...

The Unofficial Guide to Vintage Transformers

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$29.99

For many years, the Transformers have been a staple of pop culture. As new and old collectors seek to enhance their knowledge of this toy line, this book provides a wide view of the Transformers action figures from their earliest...

Collector's Guide to Silicates

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

This book explains the structural relationships among di- and ring silicate minerals, known for their hardness and brilliant colors, and the geological conditions that create the beautiful crystals prized by collectors. The minerals are arranged systematically to emphasize how they...

A Tea Caddy Collection

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

Through photographs and anecdotes, Broadway author and director Mark Bramble presents the vast collection of antique tea caddies he and his late mother assembled over more than 5 decades of collecting. Explore the historical and societal atmospheres that engendered such...

This Day in Collecting History

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$24.99

A calendar year's worth of historical events are presented along with auctions of related collectibles in this fun and informative compilation. The day-by-day historical entries and corresponding sales are arranged chronologically from January 1 to December 31. Many of the...

Saddleries of Montana

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$60.00

This one-of-a-kind resource covers the saddleries of Montana Territory and State over the period from approximately the 1860s through 1940. Learn about the fascinating societal impact of nearly 200 prominent and lesser-known saddleries, brought to life with 545 photos and...

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