Miller's Pocket Dictionary of Antiques: An Authoritative Reference Guide for Dealers, Collectors, and Enthusiasts

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Penguin Group USA, Jul 1, 1990 - Antiques & Collectibles - 160 pages
This easy-to-use, authoritative guide to the terms antiques dealers and collectors need to know covers the complete "antique" vocabulary used to describe methods and techniques, materials and tools, styles and periods. 5,000 entries, 250 line drawings, and informative introductions.

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Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
7
Section 3
55
Section 4
94
Section 5
133
Section 6
144
Copyright

About the author (1990)

Judith Miller is the best-selling author of more than 10 books on period renovation & antiques & is one of the founding co-authors of "Millers Antiques Guides." She appears regularly on the Discovery Channel & BBC2 & contributes to numerous magazines & newspapers. She lives in London.

Martin Miller's first book, "The Lyle Official Antiques Review", was published in 1970 & was an immediate hit. In 1979, the first edition of "Miller's Antiques Price Guide" was published & became the bible of both the antiques trade & the interested antiques hunter. In 2000, his "Antiques Source Book" was launched to similar acclaim & sales.

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