Do you own an old lamp? Would you like to learn its approximate age, value, and history? Antique Lamp Buyer's Guide is the reference book used by professionals and collectors alike. Dealers and appraisers often carry this paperback with them to quickly identify antique and collectible late 19th century and early 20th century lighting. Now in its third edition, with updated prices and additional photography, this book is a must-have for any antique or decorative arts reference library. Beautiful photographs plus catalogue illustrations in an easy-to-read format, make research a pleasure.
|Publisher:||Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)|
About the Author
The foremost authority on antique and collectible American lighting, Nadja Maril spent over 20 years buying, restoring, selling, and appraising old lamps before turning her focus towards writing and editing. She is the author of American Lighting 1840-1940.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
As a regular reader of Ms. Maril's lighting column in Victorian Homes Magazine, I have found this book invaluable. She offers practical advice, which is easy to understand and provides plenty of insight on how to buy, restore and take care of your old lamps. The photography is beautiful.
TO THIS DAY I HAVE NOT RECEIVED MY BOOK. I GAVE UP ITS NOT EASY TO CONTACT AND COMPLAIN. IT NEVER came TO MY HOME!!!!! NOW MAYBE YOU CAN SEE THAT I GET IT. NO I'M NOT HAPPY ABOUT IT BUT GAVE UP WAITING.
Book is not out until April, can review it after that time