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[Roselyn Gerson] Ú Vintage & Vogue Ladies Compacts: Identification & Value Guide [foursome PDF] Ebook Epub Download Ç This Book Provides A Comprehensive History, Complete Descriptions, And Current Value Guide For Objects That Are Romantic Reflections Of The Past And Present Ladies Compacts, Vintage And Vogue The Diversity Of Materials, Styles, Shapes, Decorative Techniques, And Workmanship Is Described And Shown For Than , Specimens In Over , Full Color Photographs Included Are Gadgetry Compacts, Cosmetic Cases In Combination With Watches, Compasses, Music Boxes, Hatpins, Canes, Cameras, Bracelets, Pendants, And In Addiiton, There Are Commemorative, Premium, And Souvenir Compacts, Important Patent Applications, original Compact Advertisements, Dating By Patent Number, And A Comprehensive List Of American And Foreign Manufacturers Included Too Are A Glossary, Bibliography, And An Index Vintage Ladies Compacts nd Edition Is An Excellently Researched Picture Reference Guide For Collectors, Dealers, Museums, Jewelers, Libraries, And Students Ofcostume Values AUTHORBIO Roselyn Gerson, Known As The Compact Lady Is The Founder Of The Compact Collectors Culb And Editor And Publisher Of The Newsletter, Powder Puff She Is The Author Of The First Book Written On Ladies Compacts, Ladies Compacts Of The Nineteenth And Twentieth Centuries, And Vintage Vanity Bags Purses, Vintage Ladies Compacts, Vintage Contemporary Purse Accessories, Vintage Vogue Ladies Compacts, Second Edition, And The Este Lauder Solid Perfume Compact Collection, To REVIEW This Book Showcases Many Beautiful Examples Of Ladies Compacts Not Shown In The Author S Previous Edition Updated Values Have Been Included, As Well As New Information Not Available At The Time Of The First Edition S Printing Enjoyed reading the book very much It s content is well presented and researched An excellent reference book for a collector who is just starting out like myself From the opening page to almost the middle of the book is absolutely wonderful The photographs are exquisitely done in color, the descriptions are complete there are usually no than 4 6 photos per page Suddenly, it stops and the reader is left with pages filled with very small, black white photos and wondering What the heck happened The smaller compacts should have been the ones in the larger pictures and they are screaming for color As for the educational reference content, this book is hard to beat and will make an excellent tool for reading about the mechanisms of vintage compacts Plus, the variety of compacts is mind boggling Recommended purchase but don t expect 100% satisfaction with the photographs layouts.
very informative book, arrived on time.
This book is simply beautiful It is full of every kind of example of vintage compacts made, the photography of the compacts is stunning and many are in color Plus it includes useful information for compact collectors on the history of compacts, helpful hints in collecting , vintage advertisments of compacts and how to identify and determine exact date compacts were made through patten numbers which Gerson includes at the end of the book I got my copy of this book from Gerson herself through the Compacts collector club which she is the president of, autographed for me by her and although this particular edition of her book is out of print I would highly recommend her new one vintage and vogue ladys compacts as well For all those fellow compact collectors these books are a must.
10 Good I have a crazy thing for these vintage compacts so I was pleased to discover a book devoted to them in all their wonderful variations Very happy Brand new, year 2001, outstanding 2nd edition of this guide to ladies compacts The beautiful 368 page hardbound volume with laminated covers features than 2,000 large, full color photos of the highest quality Major topics include History of Compacts, Guide for the Collector, Inventions, Designs, Tips for cCllectors, and much Each of the super photos includes plenty of descriptive text, along with values Some trade materials are also provided A must have volume for fans of this popular collectible Add it to your library.
Great info source.