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A Collector's Guide to Cast Metal Bookends by Gerald McBride

A Collector's Guide to Cast Metal Bookends by Gerald McBride

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This is an illustrated, full-color value guide covering a wide range of bookend types and styles, with a detailed look at the three main processes used to create cast-metal bookends. You'll be taken on a tour through the history of manufacturers who pioneered this art form, including a special chapter on cast metal bookracks, sample pages from actual company catalogs, and more than 40 photographs of company identification marks and trademarks.

Additionally, the reference includes an extensive identification and buyers' guide examines original and copy pieces side by side and helps to separate the treasures from the trash.

This will serve as an important reference resource for years to come, and a timely one now as bookends are quickly becoming one of the hottest new collectibles in today's market.

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  • A Collector's Guide to Cast Metal Bookends

    Gerald P. McBride


  • Binding: Soft Cover

    Copyright: 1997

    Pages: 192

    Size: 8.5 x 11 in.

    Condition: New

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