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Celebrate 50 editions of collecting expertise
Warman's Antiques & Collectibles 2017 not only marks the 50th edition of this, the longest-running American antiques and collectibles guide, it provides an insightful and unparalleled review of today's market.
Within this landmark edition, you'll find more than 60 collecting interests (including sub-categories of ceramic and glass styles), featuring items recently brought to auction through more than 70 auction houses. Each section begins with an introduction, including historic details and/or a glimpse at current market trends within that category, before expanding into detailed listings and quality color photographs, and values. As Editor Noah Fleisher states in his introduction, "These values reflect not only current collector trends, but also the wide economy."
The new sections and features of this edition consist of a:
- Review of the evolution of Warman's with previous editors Harry Rinker and Ellen Schroy, as well as perspective of former publisher Stanley Greene
- Retrospective essay about the 1960s, featuring photos and current values of some iconic item of that era
- Chapters about: Tiffany Studios items, Disneyana, and Children's Books
From the front cover to the back, this edition demonstrates how the Warman's Advantage can benefit you for years to come.