Paperback - 512 pages; Publisher: Collectors' Information Bureau; 19th edition (December 30, 2004)
When it comes to collectibles, where do the enthusiasts go when they want to know price, condition, or trends? They go to the industry’s most respected source: Collectibles Market Guide and Price Index from the Collectors’ Information Bureau. Here’s the ultimate guide to all facets of collecting, including buying, selling, insuring, and online trading, regardless of whether someone collects only a single line, or up to 100.
With its comprehensive directories, more than 100 feature stories, 225 artist profiles, and tons of collectible advice, this truly is the “encyclopedia of collectibles.”
Benefits: -The latest on 65,000 collectibles, including issue price, year of issue, edition, status, and more. -Complete directories for manufacturers, national clubs, and national secondary market dealers. -All from Collector's Information Bureau, the collectibles industry’s leading trade association. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Paperback - 912 pages; Publisher: Krause Publications; 9th edition (August 27, 2004)
Find information on all the favorites of the contemporary collectibles world with this 9th edition of diverse listings! Experts from Collector?s Mart magazine have compiled these price listings for all the latest limited edition gifts and collectibles. The guide comes complete with over 400 images and 8 pages of color photos. Over 60,000 listings encompass the most popular manufacturers: Hummel figurines, Annalee Mobilitee, Department 56, Swarovski Crystal, Hallmark Keepsake, Boyds Bears, Precious Moments figurines, Thomas Kinkade, Cherished Teddies and much more, totaling over 280 companies. Listings for figurines, dolls, prints, ornaments, bells and many others include current market values, artist?s name, edition limit, series name, producer and issue year. This reliable guide is conveniently portable for carrying along to shops and shows!
Paperback - 926 pages; Publisher: Krause Publications; 7th edition
Bigger and better than ever, this guide is the authority collectors of limited editions turn to every year for updated and accurate pricing and identification. Features more than 65,000 listings and 130,000 prices for contemporary collectibles in the secondary market to aid readers in determining the value of their items. More than 370 companies are represented in this updated edition, with eight different categories of collectibles, including bells, cottages, dolls, figurines, plates, prints, steins and ornaments.
The handy, compact and easy-to-use guide offers two indices, one arranged by company and one by category as well as an 8-page color section and 200 black and white photos.
-Edited by Mary L. Sieber and the staff of Collector’s Mart magazine -Includes information on edition limit, issue price, year of issue, series name and artist’s name -Introductions written by industry experts
|Advertising Collectibles||Antique Tins||Avon Bottles||Beanie Babies|
|Black Memorabilia||Bottles||Cartoon Glasses||Cherished Teddies|
|Christmas Collectibles||Coin Banks||Costume Jewelry||Department 56 Villages|
|Doll Values||Hummel Collectibles||Josef Originals||Limited Edition Collectibles|