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Twin Brooks Antiques, in association with Amazon Books, Earth's Biggest Bookstore, is proud to present our recommendations for books on collectibles. After having researched available reference works, we recommend these as the best values for your hard earned money. Click on the title of any book to get more information and to see order form. Books make great gifts, and Amazon offers giftwrapping, gift cards and worldwide shipping.

Collectors Compass Jewelry
Published by Martingale & Co.
You will not get an unbiased opinion on this one. I am proud of my work. This book is designed to benefit the beginning collector of jewelry, as well as the advanced collector. It includes many tips and tricks about the collecting world that no one else will tell you. 128 Pages. Paperback.

The Bakelite Collection
By Matthew L. Burkholz
This is simply the finest book on this subject in existence. Erudite text along with stunningly beautiful photographs by John Hylton give you a peek at real-life collectors living with their unique collections. Here you're sure to see some bakelite you've never seen before. Good-better-best price guide. 242 Pages. Hardcover.

Maloney's Antiques and Collectibles Resource Directory, 5th ed.
The newest edition of Maloney's guide, an absolutely essential book for buyer, seller and collector.

The Collector's Encyclopedia of Disneyana
The definitive book on Disneyana, from the earliest to the current collectibles. Reliable price guide.

Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price List For The 2001 Market
We may as well use the best! Ralph and Terry Kovel are the gurus of collecting. You would solid background information and levelheaded pricing; this edition doesn't disappoint. Well illustrated too.Actual prices seen at shows and auctions. Great factoids.

2001 Toys and Prices
Don't expect an education from this book, edited by Sharon Korbeck. What you can expect is solid, current prices for a large variety of collectible toys. Soft cover. 500 b&w photos. 20 color photos. Paperback

Collector's Encyclopedia of Compacts Carry Alls & Face Powder Boxes
A very informative book for the collector of compacts. Also a reliable price guide with beautiful color photos. Hardcover, thorough bibliography and index, 319 pgs.

Lehner's Encyclopedia of U.S. Marks on Pottery, Porcelain and Clay
The definitive guide to American pottery makers. Lois Lehner is quite a scholar. Arranged alphabetically, with copies of thousands of marks. Company and founder histories. Hardback, 633 pgs.

Miller's Antiques & Collectibles : The Facts at Your Fingertips
part of the famous and revered English Miller's series. Take this along with you whenever you go "hunting." An invaluable guide to identification of antiques and collectibles. Profusely illustrated. 176 pages.

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