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Popular Collectibles: Japanese Netsuke
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Figurines
Since the mid-19th century, Japanese netsuke has become an extremely popular collectibles in Europe. Famed for its artistic and intricate beauty, Netsuke was actually invented for a very practical purpose.
The History of Pokemon
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Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Card Games
The history of the Pokémon media franchise spans over two decades from when work began officially on the first game to now, and has roots even older. Scroll up... and click on "Buy Now" to deliver almost instantly to your reading device.
Trade Secrets. What Antique Dealers Don't Want You to Know
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
Trade Secrets shows what art & antiques dealers, including honest ones, don't want you to know about their business or how it functions. It will show you how to spot the different types, earn their respect, how to protect yourself from being conned by dealers and auctioneers and note the devious tricks of bidders. Learn how to ferret at auctions and differentiate between copies, repros and fakes.
You Can't Take it With You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
This article discusses problems associated with disposing of a collection and possible ways to do it. The article is applicable to many types of collections.
Sir, Are You Bidding or Not, Sir? Fun at the Auction
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
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In my book I share my experiences at the Auction Houses throughout the United States and Europe. My book contains useful tips and also information that will help you make educated choices while you are at the auction.
The Mercedes 180, 190 Ponton
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This is the second and revised edition, published in January 2014. Next to the history of the Mercedes 180, 190 W120, W121 ponton sedan, it covers its adventurous 1959 cross-Africa rally, the development of the highly interesting South African pick-up, called "Bakkie" and how it is to drive a run-down 180D today. The e-book comes with over 60 unique non DB photos, most of them in color.
The Mercedes 170S
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This is the second, revised edition about the history of the Mercedes-Benz 170 S W136 with its sedan and cabriolet variations. Publsihed in Jan. 2014, it covers the coach-built versions and lets the reader experience a ride in the 170S Cabriolet B. The book has over 60 unique, non DB photos, many of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes-Benz e-books and books to his credit.
Seven Decks You Will Never Play Poker With
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
An illustrated wonderland you never knew existed. Bill Schroeder displays seven decks of cards you’ve never seen and tells their exciting story. FDR censored one deck and spent $100K on another that wasn't printed. Millions died in Leningrad while propaganda cards rained from the sky and the USSR was barred from the 1933 Chicago Worlds Fair for trying to distribute an Anti-Religious deck.
Marking Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
A Guide to Russian Watch Collecting
In Miniature Style II - Over 40 How-To Projects
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
In Miniature Style II is a must have book for anyone interested in collecting, and creating, dollhouses and scale miniatures. With dozens of stunning photos, over 40 how-to projects, and profiles of talented miniaturists and their work, In Miniature Style II offers a creative tableau sure to please novice crafters and experienced collectors alike.
Jade Articles Of The Chinese Western Zhou Dynasty (Part Two)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: Chinese. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
One hundred and twenty delicate images of jade ornaments from the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046BC-771BC)with detailed annotation lead you to the unique Chinese jade culture and history. Book written in Chinese. This is Part Two of two parts.
Jade Articles Of The Chinese Western Zhou Dynasty (Part One)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: Chinese. Published: December 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
One hundred and twenty delicate images of jade ornaments from the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046BC-771BC)with detailed annotation lead you to the unique Chinese jade culture and history. Book written in Chinese. This is Part One of two parts.
Sterling Silver Hunter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
Everyone loves the stories about someone finding those so called "treasures" while at an estate auction or a garage sale. DeWayne Augeson tells you how to find those treasures in this book based on over 40 years experience finding, buying and selling silver. With silver prices up almost 60% in the last year, this book could pay for itself with just one sterling silver "find". Happy Hunting
How to overhaul and repair Yashica electro 35 GX
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
How to overhaul and repair Yashica electro 35 GX
Buying a Diamond - Your Essential Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
'Buying a Diamond - Your Essential Guide' is designed to give easy-to-understand information. This guide includes useful diagrams and photographs. By gaining an understanding of diamonds, people can be in control of their purchase. Knowing the right questions to ask, and being aware of what to look for in a diamond, can save the buyer time and money.
The Beautiful Canon EF Camera
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
In 1973, Canon released a revolutionary new camera called the Canon EF. It was unlike any other single lens reflex (SLR) camera of the time. It was the first SLR to incorporate automatic exposure. Considered by many to be one of the most beautiful cameras ever made, the EF was produced only in gorgeous black enamel paint, with the same professional quality as the Canon F-1 camera.
Autograph Hell
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
This book is for everyone who has or will be exposed to the autograph business. Autograph Hell is both enlightening and disturbing. It exposes the truth about collecting. Follow the author’s journey as he quickly finds a world filled with falsified documents and counterfeit signatures - most of which are "authenticated" by the autograph experts who control this multi-million dollar business.