The Confident Collector - How to Recognize an Authentic Antique

By: Bly, John (Editor)

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First U.S. Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with black and white and full color photographs. 224 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (19.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Informative and practical guide to deceptions, fakes and not-quite-genuine pieces to be found in the antiques trade, written by some of the world's leading authorities and illustrated with 500 photographs and drawings.

Title: The Confident Collector - How to Recognize an Authentic Antique

Author Name: Bly, John (Editor)

Categories: Antiques,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Prentice Hall Press (Div. of Simon & Schuster): 1986

ISBN Number: 0131674870

ISBN Number 13: 9780131674875

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine Jacket

Seller ID: 023440

Keywords: antiques, antique collecting, John Bly, antique guide, first U.S. edition,