|More than 500 color photos display marbles of all types in this informative, highly popular, revised guide. Most of these photos, over 400, are new to this edition and the text is entirely rewritten. Covered in this reliable guide that has stood the test of time are handmade and machine-made marbles of all types, including Indians, Aggies, Steelies, transitionals, M.F. Christensen & Son, Akro Agate, and more...every major category of marble is presented. Included among the handmade marbles are old marbles of glass, earthenware, minerals, and steel; machine-made marbles are identified by their manufacturers; and contemporary handmade glass marbles by artisans recapturing the old styles and creating exciting new styles all their own. Today's marble pricing is explained in detail. the author describes the four factors to look for when determining the value of a marble, and presents an accurate guide to the modern market. This book is a reliable source book for anyone with an interest in marbles.|
|Number Of Pages||176 pages|
|Publisher||Schiffer Publishing, Limited|
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The most up to date book out there . a must have for any collector . well written and the photos are clear crisp detaled.
Up to date acurate price guide . Robert has a way of sharing his passion and experance about marbles and passing it on to the reader .
I bought this book so I could keep up with currant prices as they change so much over the years. Some prices have changed and some have not when I compared prices with my last identification price guide.
A Sweet Marble Guide, very useful information, everything you need to better understand this hobby!!