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Susie Cooper
Susie Cooper
Written by Alan Marshall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812135
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Susie Cooper

Written by Alan Marshall


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

During her 65-year career, Susie Cooper introduced more than 4,500 ceramic patterns and shapes, making her one of the most prolific, versatile and influential designers the industry has ever seen. Between the 1920s and 1980s she moved from the bold hand-painting of the jazz age through delicate wash banding and aerograph... Read more >
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Susie Cooper

Written by Alan Marshall


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

During her 65-year career, Susie Cooper introduced more than 4,500 ceramic patterns and shapes, making her one of the most prolific, versatile and influential designers the industry has ever seen. Between the 1920s and 1980s she moved from the bold hand-painting of the jazz age through delicate wash banding and aerograph... Read more >
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TV Toys
TV Toys
Written by Anthony McGoldrick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812173
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TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

This book tells the story of toys based on TV programs (both from the US and Britain), and how these much-loved objects evolved over the years since the 1930s, through the 'golden age' of children's TV in the 1960s and 1970s, and then onto the 1980s until now, including Pinky &... Read more >
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TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

This book tells the story of toys based on TV programs (both from the US and Britain), and how these much-loved objects evolved over the years since the 1930s, through the 'golden age' of children's TV in the 1960s and 1970s, and then onto the 1980s until now, including Pinky &... Read more >
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Vanished Armies
A Record of Military Uniform Observed and Drawn in Various European Countries During the Years 1907 to 1914.
Written by AE Miller


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

In the years immediately before the First World War Archibald Haswell Miller, a young artist, traveled Europe to study painting. While he was there he indulged his other great interest - military matters. On his travels he observed first-hand the soldiers of the European Armies in the last days of the... Read more >
British Railway Tickets

Written by Jan Dobrzynski


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1838 Thomas Edmondson, an employee of the fledgling Newcastle & Carlisle Railway, revolutionized the ticket issuing process in Britain and left an enduring legacy: the Edmondson ticket. Purchased as proof of the contract between passenger and railway company, the ticket was a receipt, travel pass and an ephemeral record of... Read more >
The GH Kaestlin Collection of Imperial Russian and Zemstvo Stamps
The GH Kaestlin Collection of Imperial Russian and Zemstvo Stamps
Written by Thomas Lera and Leon Finik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623113
Our Price: $49.95
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The GH Kaestlin Collection of Imperial Russian and Zemstvo Stamps

Written by Thomas Lera and Leon Finik


Format: Hardcover, 307 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2012
Price: $49.95

A quiet philatelist, George H. Kaestlin joined the original Rossika Society in 1935 along with the better known Theo B. Lavroff and K. Szymanowski. Whereas Lavroff contributed significantly to Russian philately as an author and researcher and Szymanowski was an avid collector, Kaestlin collected privately. Born in Moscow, circa 1893, Kaestlin... Read more >
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Bridal Fashion 1900-1950

Written by Kathleen York


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $7.95

From homespun to haute couture, the dresses worn by American brides in the first half of the twentieth century had myriad influences. In Bridal Fashion 1900–1950, living-history expert Kathleen York takes readers on an elegant journey back in time, marking the changes that economics, popular culture, and even politics have made to... Read more >
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Bridal Fashion 1900-1950
Bridal Fashion 1900-1950
Written by Kathleen York
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812005
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Bridal Fashion 1900-1950

Written by Kathleen York


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $9.95

Throughout history, brides have wanted to look special on their wedding day. Usually, what they wear is representative of women's clothing at the time, and as times change, so do the fashions. Bridal fashions are no exception. Living history expert Kathleen York examines the bridal fashions of early twentieth-century America in... Read more >
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Wehrmacht Combat Helmets 1933-45

Written by Brian Bell
Illustrated by Kevin Lyles


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $14.95

The German Stahlhelm is perhaps the most recognizable image of World War II (1939-1945). Manufactured in its millions, it was used or copied by many countries. It is still one of the most collected relics of the war; but despite its relative availability, prices have reached levels that challenge collectors to... Read more >
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Blast Off!: Rockets, Robots, Ray Guns, and Rarities from the Golden Age of Space Toys
Blast Off!: Rockets, Robots, Ray Guns, and Rarities from the Golden Age of Space Toys
Written by S. Mark Young, Illustrated by Mike Richardson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616550097
Our Price: $24.99
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Blast Off!: Rockets, Robots, Ray Guns, and Rarities from the Golden Age of Space Toys

Written by S. Mark Young
Illustrated by Mike Richardson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $24.99

Back in print in a softcover edition, Blast Off! chronicles the golden era of space toys, featuring hundreds of color photos of these beautiful and sometimes bizarre playthings, plus prototypes, original packaging and instructions, catalogs, advertisements, vintage comic-strip and pulp-magazine art, and more from every corner of the globe. An essential... Read more >
The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition
The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition
Written by Scott A. Travers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375723704
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The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition

Written by Scott A. Travers


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2013 Best Coin Investment Book of the Year from the Numismatic Literary Guild.

America’s #1 consumer advocate for coin hobbyists, collectors, and investors is Scott Travers. Now he has created a guide that provides comprehensive facts on all U.S. coins and a complete listing of the fair market value... Read more >
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The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition
The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition
Written by Scott A. Travers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375723711
Our Price: $11.99
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The Insider's Guide to U.S. Coin Values, 20th Edition

Written by Scott A. Travers


Format: eBook, 310 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

America’s #1 consumer advocate for coin hobbyists, collectors, and investors is Scott Travers. Now he has created a guide that provides comprehensive facts on all U.S. coins and a complete listing of the fair market value for your coins today. Plus, he teaches you how to play the lucrative global game... Read more >
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American Decoration
American Decoration
Written by Thomas Jayne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933377
Our Price: $50.00
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American Decoration
A Sense of Place
Written by Thomas Jayne


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $50.00

Interior designer and decorative arts and antiques expert Thomas Jayne follows up his essential 2010 compendium The Finest Rooms in America with this new collection of his own work.

Thomas Jayne possesses a unique dual vision—he keeps one eye focused on the aesthetic traditions of the past, and the other looking... Read more >
Art Deco Tiles
Art Deco Tiles
Written by Hans Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811992
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Art Deco Tiles

Written by Hans Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $12.95

Art Deco is arguably the twentieth century's most popular and memorable design movements. The style defined the interwar period with its clean sleek lines, streamlined shapes, bold abstract forms, and luscious colours.This book charts the impact of this daring new style on the production of tiles and architectural faience in Britain... Read more >
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Art Deco Tiles

Written by Hans Lemmen


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $7.95

Art Deco is arguably the twentieth century's most popular and memorable design movements. The style defined the interwar period with its clean sleek lines, streamlined shapes, bold abstract forms, and luscious colours.This book charts the impact of this daring new style on the production of tiles and architectural faience in Britain... Read more >
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Bowling
Bowling
Written by Mark Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811367
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Bowling

Written by Mark Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $9.95

Popular in various forms the world over, bowling became one of America's favorite pastimes as early as the 1800s. Bowling rules were standardized in New York in 1895. But it wasn't until after World War II that bowling really swept the nation, and by the 1950s and '60s, bowling was ubiquitous... Read more >
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Bowling

Written by Mark Miller


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $7.95

Popular in various forms the world over, bowling became one of America's favorite pastimes as early as the 1800s. Bowling rules were standardized in New York in 1895. But it wasn't until after World War II that bowling really swept the nation, and by the 1950s and '60s, bowling was ubiquitous... Read more >
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Confederate Currency

Written by Pierre Fricke


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $7.95

With the outbreak of the U. S. Civil War in 1861, the Confederate States of America began issuing its own paper money. Over the years, seven different series of currency were issued. Counterfeiting became a significant problem for the South, as did depreciation and inflation. By the end of the war...

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Jaguar

Written by Graham Robson


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $7.95

Sir William Lyons enjoyed a seemingly unstoppable rise to fame and fortune in the motor industry, and the Jaguar brand which he introduced became world-famous. Yet it did not happen overnight. In the 1920s he was in Blackpool, styling motorcycle sidecars, in the 1930s he was in Coventry developing the SS... Read more >
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Jaguar
Jaguar
Written by Graham Robson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812036
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Jaguar

Written by Graham Robson


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $9.95

Sir William Lyons enjoyed a seemingly unstoppable rise to fame and fortune in the motor industry, and the Jaguar brand which he introduced became world-famous. Yet it did not happen overnight. In the 1920s he was in Blackpool, styling motorcycle sidecars, in the 1930s he was in Coventry developing the SS... Read more >
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Triang Toys
Triang Toys
Written by Kenneth Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811442
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Triang Toys

Written by Kenneth Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $12.95

Wherever in the world today children play with toys, the odds are that their playthings will have been made in the Far East and carry the imprint of a major American Corporation like Mattel or Hasbro. It was not always so: for much of the twentieth century, it was the British... Read more >
The Webley Service Revolver
The Webley Service Revolver
Written by Robert Maze, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849088039
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The Webley Service Revolver

Written by Robert Maze
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Webley .455in service revolver is among the most powerful top-break revolvers ever produced and has a claim to be the first 'tactical fighting pistol'. First adopted in 1887, in various marques it was the standard-issue service pistol for British and Commonwealth armed forces for nearly fifty years; later versions in... Read more >
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The Webley Service Revolver

Written by Robert Maze
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Webley .455in service revolver is among the most powerful top-break revolvers ever produced and has a claim to be the first 'tactical fighting pistol'. First adopted in 1887, in various marques it was the standard-issue service pistol for British and Commonwealth armed forces for nearly fifty years; later versions in... Read more >
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Beswick Pottery

Written by Val Baynton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Beswick is typical of the numerous small scale ceramic factories founded towards the end of the Victorian era and manufacturing through the first two thirds of the 20th century. Like many of these companies Beswick produced a mix of tableware and sculptural ceramics adjusting its designs to take account of the... Read more >
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