AUTHOR SIGNED PRICE GUIDE COSTUME JEWELRY – A comprehensive reference book on 20th century collectible costume jewelry, great for the newest collectors to the most savvy dealers. Here’s the newest edition (3rd) of the well-known and popular “Official Price Guide to Costume Jewelry”, by Harrice Simons Miller, published by Crown/Random House in 2002. It’s full of fabulous, professionally taken photographs of important costume jewelry, with over 200 new pictures in clear black and white with an 8 page center section of color photos! You’ll see all your vintage faves including Haskell, Schiaparelli, Trifari, Hollycraft, Coro, Sandor, Hobe and wonderful jewelry made by Chanel, CIS, Carnegie, Rosenstein, Boucher, DeRosa, DuJay and more! There’s also a chapter on “future collectibles”.the best in contemporary costume jewelry. Most of the pieces have never been seen in books before and some are rare, priceless treasures from private collections. The book is a large format paperback, 9 1/4″ high x 6 1/4″ wide, with 338 pages plus an index, including sections on fun collections, manufacturers and designers, care, repair and storage, fakes and forgeries as well as dealers’ and show promoters’ directories.