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    By Bill Fivaz,J.T. Stanton,Ken Potter

    Few books have excited the coin-collecting group just like the Cherrypickers’ advisor. because the first variation burst onto the scene in 1990, millions of hobbyists were looking for the infrequent die types defined inside of. this useful ebook tells you ways to “cherrypick”—that is, tips to study cash that glance common at the start look, yet have strange features: doubled and tripled dies, overdates, repunched mintmarks, and different beneficial properties that may demonstrate a standard coin to be an extraordinary and worthwhile style. With the close-up photos and outlines within, you’ll examine precisely what to appear for. that sort of information really is power!

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  • Download PDF by Susanna Oroyan: Anatomy Of A Doll: The Fabric Sculptor's Handbook

    By Susanna Oroyan

    Master dollmaker Susanna Oroyan offers the definitive booklet on cloth sculpting. Anatomy of a Doll is jam-packed with an abundance of beautiful images that seize the easiest paintings from dollmakers at the present time. unique step by step illustrations for an immense number of fabric dolls are integrated that you should create any form of fabric doll that you can imagine. Many tools of doll building are lined in order that starting dollmakers have a convenient solution ebook. novices will locate the ebook a realistic consultant that examines recommendations for making all types of dolls. The more matured dollmaker will detect an abundance of recent rules and strategies by no means ahead of present in one ebook. Anatomy of a Doll indicates you every little thing from bending twine to slicing textile, that allows you to let you create your individual unique dolls!

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  • Get Sarasota and Bradenton (Postcard History Series) PDF

    By Bonnie Wilpon

    From the Eighteen Nineties throughout the Nineteen Twenties, the postcard used to be a very renowned technique of conversation, and plenty of of the postcards produced in this "golden age" can at the present time be thought of artistic endeavors. Postcard photographers traveled the size and breadth of the state snapping images of busy highway scenes, documenting neighborhood landmarks, and
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  • H. A. Ogden's Uniforms of the United States Army, 1774-1889, in Full Color PDF

    By H. A. Ogden

    This remarkable number of lithographs is a fabulous sampling of army, social, and dress background. It incorporates a wealth of richly coloured, hand-tinted prints portraying the gamut of U.S. military uniforms, from fatigues to complete gown, among 1774 and 1889.
    Absolutely real of their painstaking aspect, the illustrations depict officials and enlisted males in minutely specific regalia, entire with guns, horses, and accoutrements. superbly reproduced to continue each nuance of colour and shape, forty four plates surround brigadier generals, employees, and line officials, cavalry, infantry, and artillery troops — even musicians — anticipating orders, receiving reviews on the fringe of the battlefield, and in different martial settings. person plates contain a Minute guy  (1774-75), normal Washington as Commander-in-Chief (1779-83), a West element Cadet (1813-21), General-in-Chief Winfield Scott (1858-61), Lieutenant-General provide and Major-General Meade (1861-66), and plenty of more.
    Readers might be dazzled through the intense aspect and lovely colour of those plates; army lovers, hobbyists, scholars of costume and layout, and fanatics of excellent lithography will ponder this quantity a necessary addition to their collections.

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  • Get Antique Trader Bottles Identification and Price Guide PDF

    By Michael Polak

    This new version of The Bottle bible is loaded with listings, present industry values and trademark facts for fifty years of bottles produced in the course of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. With this ebook in hand, the instruments to certainly establish and adequately investigate bottles on your assortment are at your fingertips.

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  • Read e-book online Around Blair County (Postcard History Series) PDF

    By Jeffrey L. Adams

    located within the very center of Pennsylvania, Blair County is bounded at the west through the ambitious Allegheny Mountains. It was once this normal barrier that stalled westward migration and inspired early settlers to farm its lush, fertile valleys sooner than the yank Revolution. Carved out of Bedford and Huntingdon Counties in 1846, Blair County used to be domestic to many iron furnaces within the 1800s and was once at the selected direction of the nice Pennsylvania Canal. even though, it was once the Pennsylvania Railroad that applied Blair County as its base of operations, hence making a particular transportation-based economic climate. this day, Blair County is bisected via Interstate ninety nine. This road, which parallels a very good local American direction, offers tourists with perspectives of a few of the loftiest mountains and the main picturesque surroundings of the state.

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  • Warman's Depression Glass: Identification and Value Guide - download pdf or read online

    By Ellen T. Schroy

    as soon as a cheap present frequently given away, melancholy glass is certainly one of state-of-the-art so much wanted collectible.

    This crucial consultant provides creditors present marketplace values for greater than 10,000 goods that regularly hold sentimental, in addition to monetary worth. This entire advisor grants double the pictures as past variations, because the such a lot particular identity strategy of any consultant out there this day. during this booklet, specialist and starting glass creditors will find:

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    • A library showcasing the evolution of plate shapes over the years

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  • John Travis,Hilary Travis's Roman Helmets PDF

    By John Travis,Hilary Travis

    The Roman army is an iconic, historical establishment; every person is aware a twin of fearsome Roman centurions marching of their recognized columns. during this publication, Roman army specialists Hilary and John Travis flip their awareness to the helmets utilized by the ancient Roman stalwarts, drawing on their services, their wealth of illustrated fabric and the realm of reenactments. There are presently various equipment in use within the id of Roman helmet forms: the British procedure, in keeping with developmental development and lines indicating the geographical region of manufacture; and the a lot simplified Continental approach, in accordance with named locate destinations. during this examine of helmets utilized by the Romans, Roman Helmets attracts jointly the streams of released info of sculptural imagery and archaeological 'hard' proof, whereas additionally evaluating those twin typologies, discussing their strengths and weaknesses.

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  • Download e-book for iPad: Gun Digest 2013 by Jerry Lee

    By Jerry Lee

    The World's maximum Gun publication is right here Again!

    IT'S GUN DIGEST 2013!

    Since 1944, Gun Digest has been considered as the shooter's No. 1 source all over the world. Our 2013 variation, our 67th variation, is not anything much less, as we proceed the culture of bringing you extra of every thing that firearms fans crave!

    In-depth articles concerning the world's so much interesting weapons, testfire reviews at the most modern types, insights approximately positive collectibles and unique customized creations, and round-ups of what is new in firearms, ammo, reloading and optics from present day major brands - you just will not discover a extra entire number of firearms information.

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    no matter if you are attracted to the newest tactical firearms or are looking to study extra approximately firearms or are looking to study extra approximately firearms heritage - or the rest with regards to weapons and capturing - you can find it in Gun Digest 2013, 67th Edition.

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  • Read e-book online Kennett Square (Postcard History Series) PDF

    By Joseph A. Lordi

    Kennett sq., the mushroom capital of the area, begun its lengthy heritage as a trifling crossroads at the Philadelphia to Baltimore highway within the early 18th century. With the arriving of the railroad in 1859, the realm became a massive agricultural and production middle. It additionally produced a few noteworthy contributors, together with writer Bayard Taylor, long island Yankee Herb Pennock, and several other inventors. Kennett sq. highlights many postcard and photographic pictures from the interval 1890 to 1930. a number of the constructions proven are actually long past, yet because of the golden age of postcards, Kennett Square's ancient scenes can nonetheless be enjoyed.

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