In the introduction to “Warman’s Jewelry,” Kathy Flood issues a word of warning straight away: “This book is dangerous. … Something in it will seduce you.”
“Antique Trunks: Refinish, Repair, Restore” is the revised, expanded edition of the previously published book of the same name. The authors, Paul Pat Morse and Linda Edelstein, know their antique trunks.
Written by Rebecca Scott, one of Britain’s leading experts on the subject, “Samplers” is an in-depth study, a social history, if you will, of these sometimes simple, sometimes exquisite, always intriguing embroideries.
The latest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s Postcard History Series is Seattle, by Mark Sundquist. Filled from cover to cover with images of historic postcards selected from the author’s collection and the Pacific Northwest Postcard Club (pnpcc.com) collection, Seattle offers distinct views into the “queen city” from well over a...
Silver Wings & Leather Jackets is the sixth book in a series by Jon A. Maguire illustrating the uniforms and insignia of U.S. Army from World War I through World War II. It is the third book of the series that covers aviation uniforms and insignia up to the formation of the U.S. Air...
Clarice Cliff for Collectors, by Greg Slater, editor of The Agora, the magazine for Clarice Cliff collectors, builds on what was published in two previous books: The Bizarre Affair and Comprehensively Clarice Cliff.
In the 19th century there were thousands of breweries in operation all across America. Brewing was a booming business with stiff regional competition. How did companies get the word out about their brand where there was so much to choose from in the marketplace? By putting their company name on as many promotional products...
The intention of Craig Gottlieb’s latest book, History’s Jackpot, Investing in Antique Collectibles, is to help collectors maximize the returns on their collections. At the heart of the matter is the question: Are antique collectibles a good investment?
IOLA, Wis.—Sponsored by Fan Carver’s World, the Antique Trader May Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes is celebrating the arrival of spring by giving away an original fan-carved bird, representing the dove of peace
Digging 19th century outhouses for historic glass