The 2021 Kovels'Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide is the most complete and best-illustrated price guide available -- with 11,500 listings and more than 3,000 full-color photographs -- from the most trusted name in the industry.
The Kovels are the most trusted source for both the casual and expert collector. With 11,500 actual prices and 3,000 full-color photographs, the guide also features exceptionally well-organized, wide-ranging, and up-to-the-minute information, and includes more tips, marks, logos, and photographs than any other competitive title. Kovels' is the only guide with prices based on actual sales from the previous calendar year, never estimates.
Unlike other guides, which focus almost exclusively on English or high-priced items, Kovels' covers all American and international items and includes reasonably-priced goods. The book is organized by categories most sought-after by collectors, including depression glass, dolls, jewelry, furniture, porcelain, and sports memorabilia. Indexes, cross-references, and expert commentary throughout empower readers to collect with confidence and price their own antiques.
About the Author
Terry Kovel is a lifelong collector and expert on antiques and collectibles. She has written more than 100 books on antiques and collectibles and writes a weekly nationally syndicated newspaper column, a monthly subscription newsletter available in print and digital versions, and a free weekly e-newsletter. She and her late husband, Ralph, starred in three TV series about collecting on public television, Discovery Channel, and HGTV and together wrote articles for numerous publications. Terry lives in Cleveland, Ohio.
Kim Kovel, daughter of Terry and Ralph Kovel, grew up in a house filled with antiques and collectibles and continues the family tradition of collecting and flea market shopping. She is an expert on collecting modern design. Kim lives in Miami, Florida.
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