Synopses & Reviews
Collecting has become America's favorite hobby, combining the fun of shopping, the thrill of the hunt, the lure of a bargain, and the pride of ownership. But where can collectors find answers to the many questions they have about their favorite collectible pieces and categories?
Now through a collaboration of experts comes Collector's Compass "TM," a new series of guidebooks for novices and experienced collectors alike. Each volume:
-- Spotlights a popular topic in today's collectibles market, from the current craze for '50s decor to classic collectibles, such as 20th century glass
-- Shares the fascinating history behind a collectible, revealing where to look for it and what makes it special
-- Contains practical and entertaining advice on valuing, purchasing, and caring for collectibles