Official Price Guide to Collector Knives

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Random House Information Group, Apr 8, 2008 - Antiques & Collectibles - 549 pages
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The Official Price Guide to Collector Knives is designed for all collectors, from novice to expert, and presents information about the hobby, its history, and value identifications. The 15th edition includes fully-updated prices, 50 pages of new listings, 100 new black-and-white photographs, and for the first time, an eight-page full-color insert.

Key features:

Introduction to the history of knives and knife collecting
Advice on starting and building a collection
Information on the different factors that influence knife value, including counterfeit knives
Individual categories of collectible knives from all over the world

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User Review  - twosonsmother -

I purchased this as a gift for my son. I personally thought the book lacked a bit of personality. There could have been more color pages. The reading was quite boring. It just did not have any appeal to me as a woman. I would not have bought it if I had seen it in person. Read full review

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User Review  - satified65 -

the book was allrightit was not what i expected. it told some things about knives. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Price has been publisher of KNIFE WORLD, a monthly publication featuring aticles of interest to cutlery collectors, since 1979. He is a lifetime member and former director of the National Knife Collectors Association and an honorary member of the Knifemakers' Guild, American Bladesmith Society, and numerous regional collecting clubs. He has been the recipient of many awards in recognition of his contributions to knife collecting hobby. In 1994 he joined other cutlery notables as an inductee into the International Cutlery Hall of Fame and in 1997 he was inducted into the American Bladesmith Society's Hall of Fame.

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