A book which offers a complete guide to dolls, their makers, materials, clothing and all other pertinent information. Volume 2 of "The Collector's Encyclopaedia of Dolls" is also available from the publishers.
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Buchbeschreibung Robert Hale, 1970. Buchzustand: Gut. 697 S. Mit zahlr. auch farb. Abb. Mit einer Beilage: "List of Suppliers" (Dollmaking, Adhesives, Beads, Wigs etc.) Gutes Ex.; Umschlag mit Gebrauchsspuren (berieben u. kl. Läsuren). - More than three years of exhaustive research went into the preparation of this lavishly illustrated, comprehensive encyclopaedia, which is alphabetically arranged and fully cross-referenced. -- Inhalt: Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- How To Use This Book -- Entries A through Z -- Colored Illustrations -- Bibliography -- General Index -- Index of Marks. // The Collector's Encyclopaedia of Dolls identifies dolls through photographs, marks and descriptions of materials, and provides documented data on manufacturers, distributors, designers and patentees from ancient times to 1925. The years of manufacture are given for hundreds of dolls, and the book also covers methods of manufacture for both complete dolls and parts of dolls, descriptions of types of dolls and of such related subjects as wigs, feet, eyes, teeth and joints; also information on clothing, sizes, original prices, and (in many instances) even the numbers of specific dolls made and sold in various years. The thousands of entries also provide practical advice about repairing, storing, displaying, and caring for dolls, as well as information about doll terminology, patents and copyrights, and the national and international awards won by dolls shown in exhibitions all over the world. Dolls of every type, size and material are shown in the twenty-four colour plates and hundreds of superb black and white photographs. In addition to a general index and a comprehensive bibliography, there is a special index of initials, numbers, and symbols to supplement the more than 700 drawings of marks as an aid to identification. (Verlagstext) ISBN 0709113005 Wir versenden am Tag der Bestellung von Montag bis Freitag. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 3500 Originalleinen mit Schutzumschlag. Artikel-Nr. 1044408
Buchbeschreibung New York : Crown Publ., 1977. 697 pp. 2000 ill. and marks in colour and black and white 4°. Orig. half cloth with DJ. Condition: acceptable. Artikel-Nr. 30463