This is the 44th edition of the leading price guide in antiques, that continues to feature actual prices in 700 categories and more than 2,500 full-colour photographs. "Kovels' Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide" is the most thorough, colourful, and complete price guide available, from the most trusted, well-known name writing on the subject today. This book features up-to-the-minute, well-organized, and wide-ranging information including more tips, marks, logos, information, and photographs - of items in all price ranges-than any other competitive title. Unlike other guides, whose focus is primarily English or high-priced items, "Kovels'" covers all of the American and international items that are of most interest to collectors. This book is organized by categories most sought after by collectors, from Depression Glass, Dolls, and Jewellery to Furniture, Porcelain, and Sports Memorabilia. This title indices and cross-references make this a user-friendly reference and expert comments throughout empower readers to buy, sell, and collect with confidence. It includes an exclusive report on the previous year's record-setting prices.
Terry Kovel has been a lifelong collector and expert and has written more than 90 books on antiques and collectibles. She writes a nationally syndicated newspaper column, a subscriber newsletter, and an e-newsletter. Terry lives in Cleveland, Ohio. Kim Kovel, daughter of Terry and Ralph Kovel, caught the collecting bug as a child, growing up in a house filled with antiques and traveling regularly to antique shows and flea markets all over the country. She runs and contributes to the Kovels' website and has spent the last 10 years working on the Kovels' price guides and other Kovel projects. She lives with her husband, two teen-daughters, and her collections in Miami, Florida.