Halloween in America: A Collector's Guide with Prices

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Schiffer Pub., 1995 - Antiques & Collectibles - 208 pages
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Halloween is quickly becoming the most popular holiday in America. Next to Christmas, more money is spent on Halloween decorations and novelties than on any other holiday. This wonderful book has been credited with inspiring the Halloween collecting craze, giving its devotees a chance to celebrate the holiday all year round! In addition to color photography and a brand new price guide, there is also a lot of fascinating insight into Halloween. Most people are familiar with the symbols--Ghosts, Jack O'lanterns, Witches, Bats, Skeletons and Black Cats--but few know about Halloween's past. Why does it exist? What is the origin of trick-or-treating? Why does it fall on October 31st? Through these pages you will experience Halloween celebrations of the past, and take a look at Halloween today. For collectors, this is a treasure trove of memorabilia, the largest ever published. It is illustrated in beautiful color and includes newly updated prices for reference.

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User Review  - Brigette - Goodreads

Pure HEAVEN for those who collect and love Halloween! Read full review

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User Review  - bracsal - Overstock.com

The book was in great shape upon arrival. Shipping was rather slow though. Thansks. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
36
Section 2
53
Section 3
57
Copyright

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