Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia is the most accessible and authoritative antiques reference book available. This new fourth edition reflects changes in the antiques market with updated price codes and revised directory.
First published in 1998, Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia has been hailed as the most accessible and authoritative antiques reference book ever published. It has gone on to sell over 110,000 copies worldwide and has been published in seven different languages. This new fourth edition includes a throughly updated directory, list of suppliers and up-to-date price codes for each item.
An essential addition to every bookshelf, Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia offers clear and wide-ranging coverage of antiques and collectables, with valuable information for both the enthusiast and the experienced dealer. An extensive glossary explains the terms used throughout the book.
About the Editor
Judith Miller began collecting in the 1960s while a student at Edinburgh University in Scotland. She has since become one of the world's leading antiques experts in the field. In 1979 she co-founded the international Antiques Price Guide and has since written more than 100 books. Judith Miller appears regularly on TV and radio. She is an expert on the BBC's 'Antiques Roadshow' and hosted the BBC TV series 'The House Detectives', ITV's 'Antiques Trail', and Discovery's 'It's Your Bid'. She has appeared on 'The Martha Stewart Show' and CNN. She is a regular lecturer and contributor to numerous newspapers and magazines, including Financial Times, BBC Homes & Antiques and House & Garden. She has lectured extensively, including at the V&A in London and the Smithsonian in Washington.
"'An ornament to any bookshelf and a treasure-trove of information.' (BBC Homes & Antiques Magazine)"
Number Of Pages: 592
Published: 1st January 2014
Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 30.1 x 23.6 x 4.4
Weight (kg): 2.85
Edition Number: 1