Loretta Holz-Developing Your Doll Collection-First Edition

$68.00

Great Informative First Edition Book on any topic to collecting dolls.TITLED: DEVELOPING YOUR DOLL COLLECTION, FOR ENJOYMENT AND INVESTMENTILLUSTRATED WITH 125 PHOTOGRAPHSHARDCOVERCOPYRIGHT: 1982 - FIRST EDITIONPUBLISHER: CROWN PUBLISHERS, INC. NY.ISBN: 0-517-541319PAGES: 243TABLE OF CONTENTS:Becoming a CollectorTypes of Dolls Availablea. Materials Usedb. Wooden Dollsc. Leather Dollsd. Cloth Dollse. Clay dollsf. China dollsg. Bisque dollsh. Parian dollsi. Wax dollsj. Paper dollsk. Papier-Mache dollsl. Composition dollsm. Celuloid, Rubber, and Metal dollsn. Plastic dollsWhere to Find DollsLearning about DollsAntique, Collectible, and Reproduction DollsEthnic and Specialty DollsContemporary and Handcrafter DollsRestoring Your DollsOrganizing, Displaying, and Storing Your CollectionFinding Other Doll CollectorsEnjoying Your CollectionSelling Your Collectiona. Preliminary Considerationsb. Pricing Your Dollsc. Professional Appraisalsd. Choosing the Markete. Selling to Other Collectorsf. Selling Through an Auctiong. Selling to Dealersh. Selling on Consignmenti. Selling at Garage Sales and Flea Marketsj. Becoming a Dealerk. Participating in ShowsResourcesIndexDoll colecting is among the three most popular types of collecting in the country today. This new book has been designed not only for those who want to start a doll collection but also for the many more who want to build up their present doll colleciton, both for enjoyment and profit.The book first answers your questions about why you should collect dolls, which ones you can afford, specializing, choosing dolls, evaluating the, and checking for flaws. It also discusses the many places you can find dolls-to see and to buy.Various categories of dolls are discussed, including antique, collectible, reproduction, ethnic, specialty, contemporary, and handcrafted. In addition, many other aspects of doll collecting are covered, among them restoring your dolls, displaying and storing your collection (even to your becoming a dealer).The very important resources section includes extensive lists of books on dolls, doll periodicals, doll museums in the United States and Canada, international museums, sources of supply, doll auctioneers, doll-show sponsors, and doll organizations.EXCELLENT CONDITION. Does not appear to have even been used. Just the outside paper book cover is worn on the edges, as shown.THANKS FOR VISITING DOGWOOD TRAIL ANTIQUES.**WE GLADLY SELL WORLDWIDE ~ JUST ASK FOR SHIPPING QUOTE IF OUTSIDE THE CONTINENTAL U.S.A.**   

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