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Title:
Classic lanterns : a guide and reference
Author:
Pearson, Dennis.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Atglen, PA, USA : Schiffer Publishing, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
141 pages, 1 unnumbered page : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
General Note:
"With value guide"--T.p.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780764304873
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK6196 .P43 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

The first photographic investigation of the history, companies, people, places, uses, prices, and the kerosene lanterns themselves. Some of these lanterns are so rare they have never been photographed before. Each lantern is described in detail, over 200 photos and illustrations, over 30 color photos. Detailed restoration information, American and foreign lanterns, railroad lanterns, and lots of barn lanterns. Collecting tips, quick reference prices, and the Universal Value Calculator. The author is an antiques restorer with over 25 years of lantern collecting experience.


Author Notes

The author is an antiques restorer with over 25 years of lantern collecting experience.


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