Collecting German Dolls (Jean Bach) lands on the shelves of my shop.
Secaucus: Lyle Stuart, 1983, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Frontispiece;
From the cover: At the present time it is estimated that there are more than 200 million dolls in the United States alone, most of them now owned by adults. Doll collecting has therefore progressed in the last thirty years from the specialized, if not eccentric, passion of the few to perhaps the largest and fastest-growing hobby in the world. In the face of a diminished supply of antique dolls, rapidly escalating prices for even the most commonplace examples, and a constantly growing population of doll enthusiasts, the need for reliable information is patently obvious.
Drawing upon her own extensive collection and on the resources of Sotheby Parke Bernet and Christies East, two of the worlds most renowned auction ho…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Quarter-bound Brown on Yellow boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 192 pages. Index. Bibliography. 11¼” x 8¾”.