Garage Sale and Flea Market Annual: Cashing in on Today's Lucrative Collectibles Market

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Collector Books, Mar 19, 2002 - Antiques & Collectibles - 512 pages
Each spring we produce an all-new edition of our popular Garage Sale Flea Market Annual. Many collectors refer to this title as a companion to Schroeders Antiques Price Guide because Garage Sale Flea Market Annual covers more modern collectibles, things readily available at flea markets or garage sales. The book is packed with descriptions and current values for nearly 25,000 collectibles, representing virtually every collectible category on todays marketbooks, sports cards, ornaments, toys, cookie jars, fifties glassware, and movie memorabilia, to name just a few. Its the smart way to discover whats collectible, how to recognize it, and how much its worth. In addition to the more than 750 photographs, this resourceful guide offers suggestions on how to conduct your own sales, establish yourself as a flea market dealer, and buy and sell by mail, including tips on safely packing your merchandise. Additional features include a directory of related resources and a list of dealers, making this book both a buying and selling aid. Whether you are looking for expert advice on recognizing great buys, reselling items at the best price, or holding your own successful sales, this helpful guide leaves little unexplained. See for yourself why people rave about this fabulous book.

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User Review  - cledee - Overstock.com

Shipping was prompt and product has been very helpful as we search for treasures at garage sales and auctions. We take it with us everywhere. You never know when youll run into a bargain. We love browsing through the book and discovering the value of things in our attic cupboards etc. Read full review

Contents

Bowl milk white Royal Glasbake 4pc set from 400
207
Cake plate 193776 from 20 to 28 00
296
Cookbook Maiy Dunbar from 15 to 30 00
334
Creamer sugar bowl Ruffled D 1940s style 194076 from
360
Hurricane lamps made by Douglas I960 62 500 00
415
Saucer regular Ruffled D 193676 from 1 to 3 00
508
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About the author (2002)

After writing their first book, The Story of Fiesta, published in 1974, the Huxfords became pottery editors for Collector Books and in that capacity wrote several other books on various Ohio potteries: Roseville Pottery, McCoy Pottery, Brush-McCoy Pottery, Weller Pottery, and Roseville Pottery, Volume II. Since 1982 they have been editors of Schroeder's Antiques Price Guide; Schroeder's Collectible Toys; Antique to Modern; Garage Sale & Flea Market Annual; and Wanted to Buy.

After writing their first book, The Story of Fiesta, published in 1974, the Huxfords became pottery editors for Collector Books and in that capacity wrote several other books on various Ohio potteries: Roseville Pottery, McCoy Pottery, Brush-McCoy Pottery, Weller Pottery, and Roseville Pottery, Volume II. Since 1982 they have been editors of Schroeder's Antiques Price Guide; Schroeder's Collectible Toys; Antique to Modern; Garage Sale & Flea Market Annual; and Wanted to Buy.

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