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store antiques • phonographs •radios
Country Store Advertising, Medicines,
and More.
Rich Bertoia. A compendium of
the varied drugstore and advertising ephem-
era. Almost 500 beautiful color photos include
signs and packaging, and products, from food
stuffs to medicine bottles. Particular emphasis
is given to drugs, potions, and medical devices.
In addition the display counters and furnishings
of the country store are included.
Size:81/2"x11"•498colorphotos
Price Guide • 160 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1327-4 •softcover•$29.95
Country Store Counter Jars and Tins.
Steve
Batson. Color photos show store counter glass
jars and printed tins, and text gives histories of
over 75 companies which advertised with them
over a 100 year period. From Adams Gum and
Dixie Biscuit to Planter’s Peanuts and Wise
Potato Chips, each has detailed listings of the
variations among their distribution jars and lids
over the decades. These have become collectible.
Size:81/2"x11"•570photos& illus.
Value Guide • 160 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0240-X•softcover•$29.95
Barbershop: History and Antiques.
Christian
R. Jones. Explore old-time barbershop items:
poles, chairs, mugs, bottles, razors, signs, and
much more. It documents the occupational
history of traditional barbershops, which are
fading today. More than 900 items appear
in over 650 color photographs with current
market prices.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 655 color photos and 16 b/w
drawings•PriceGuide/Index•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0695-2•hardcover•$39.95
phonographs
TheFabulousVictrola“45".
PhilVourtsis.Relive
the history of 45 rpm records and the fabulous
machinesthatplayedthem—nowhighlycollectible.
ShowcasesmodelsproducedbyRCAVictorCorpo-
rationandother licensedmanufacturers, including
descriptions, model numbers and names, original
selling prices, and current values. Also features
magazineadsanddealersheets,RCAmemorabilia,
repairand restoration tips.
Size:81/2"x11"•389color,55b/wphotos
Price Guide • 176 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1637-0 •
softcover•$29.95
Phonographs with Flair: A Century
of Style in Sound Reproduction.
Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul.
Through 340 color illustrations follow
phonograph design from the early 1900s
through the disco days of the '70s, with
all its gleaming metal, glistening wood,
pastel plastic, & fashionable fabrics.
Size:11"x81/2"•340colorphotos
Price Guide/Index • 192 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1281-2•hardcover•$49.95
The Talking Machine: An Illustrated Com-
pendium 1877-1929.
Revised & Expanded
2nd Edition
.TimothyC.Fabrizio&GeorgeF.Paul.
An incredible variety of antique record players is
documented,includingthosewithexternal-hornsas
wellas internal-horndevices.Theauthoritativetext
andup-to-datevalueguidecomplement hundreds
of photos. A music CD featuring rare and historic
recordings is included.
Size:81/2"x11"•553photos •PriceGuide/Index/
MusicCD•256pp.• ISBN:0-7643-2240-0•hard
cover•$69.95
Antique Phonograph Advertising, An Illus-
trated History.
Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F.
Paul.Phonographadvertising&promotionduringthe
talkingmachine’sfirst50years,includingtradecards,
posters, letterheads, and a wide variety of objects
emblazoned with marketing slogans. Additionally,
phonograph records used to promote products as
disparateastoothpaste,automobiles,andPresidents.
450color illustrations,plusdetailedcaptions,values,
andan insightful text.
Size:81/2"x11"•449colorphotos •ValueGuide/
Index • 244 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1517-X • hard
cover•$49.95
Phonographica:TheEarlyHistoryofRecorded
SoundObserved.
TimothyC.Fabrizio&GeorgeF.
Paul.Theearlyhistoryofrecordedsound,Mr.Edison’s
mostmarvelousachievement,brimmedwithgraphic
imagery – elegant, dazzling and delightful! Here
are artifacts from the phonograph’s first 50 years,
including advertising placards, publicity posters,
promotionalgiveaways,andcatalogcovers.500full
color illustrationsand insightfulcaptions.
Size:81/2"x11"•490color&archivalphotos
PriceGuide/Index•224pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1985-X•hardcover•$49.95
A World of Antique Phonographs.
Timo-
thy C Fabrizio & George F. Paul. The fascinating
and beautiful world of antique phonographs
from around the globe, with over 400 full-color
images of historic music machines, many of
which have never before been photographed. In-
cludes a substantive text and captions as well as
apriceguide,glossary,andbibliography.Advanced
collectors will appreciate the wealth of newly-re-
vealeddetails.
Size:81/2"x11"•424color images
PriceGuide•240pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2696-7•hardcover•$49.95
AntiquePhonographAccessories&Contrap-
tions.
Timothy C. Fabrizio and George F. Paul. The
commercialdevelopmentofthephonograph,during
the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries,
inspired a host of adjunct technology, from fanciful-
ly-painted flower horns to record storage disguised
asfurniture.Herearegadgetstomakeanysnakeoil
salesmanproud,illustratedwith555colorphotographs.
Toaidthecollectorthere isaguidetocurrentvalues.
Size:81/2"x11"•555colorphotos •PriceGuide/
Index•224pp.•ISBN:0-7643-1763-6•hardcover
•$49.95
AntiquePhonographGadgets,Gizmos,and
Gimmicks.
Timothy C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul.
Antiquephonographsenjoyedavigorouscommercial
existence100yearsago,andhavecometosymbolize
theromanceandeleganceofdaysgoneby.Topresent
thefascinatingaccessories,horns,storagecabinets,
advertisingandephemerawhichsurroundedtheearly
yearsofrecordedsound,theauthorsdisplayhereover
500colorphotoswhich illustratenearly700 items.
Size:81/2"x11"•500color&30b/wphotos
PriceGuide/Index•225pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0733-9•hardcover•$49.95
Discovering Antique Phonographs.
Timothy
C. Fabrizio & George F. Paul. The acoustic talking
machine from its crude beginnings in the 1870s to
its most splendid and sophisticated heights in the
early 20th century. An unparalleled archive of rare,
fascinating, and previously undocumented objects.
Thestorybehindthebeautiful,brightmachineryistold
throughclearand insightfuldescriptions,andmany
previouslyunpublished factsarerevealed.
Size:81/2"x11"•414colorphotos •PriceGuide/
Index • 244 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1048-8 • hard
cover•$49.95
Jukeboxes.
Michael Adams, Jürgen Lukas, and
Thomas Maschke. History of the development,
technology and stars of jukeboxes (unique
coin-operated record players) with information
on manufacturers, a photo chronicle of their
evolution, and advice on collecting, maintaining
and restoring jukeboxes from the ’50s and ’60s,
plus an illustrated index of model numbers by
manufacturer.
Size:81/2"x11"•305photos•PriceGuide•144pp.
ISBN:0-88740-876-1•hardcover•$35.00
Put the Needle on the Record: The
1980s at 45 Revolutions Per Minute.
Matthew Chojnacki. The definitive guide
to 7- and 12-inch vinyl artwork from the
1980s, the most musically distinctive and
visually provocative era of the last millennium.
Includes more than 250 vinyl single covers
and commentary from designers and the
biggest ‘80s pop artists.
Size:91/8"x81/8"•250+b/w&color images
• Index • 272 pp. • ISBN:978-0-7643-3831-1•hardcover•$39.99
radios
Deco Radio: TheMost Beautiful Ra-
dios Ever Made.
Peter Sheridan. With
380 photos, this book presents some
300 of the rarest and most beautiful
radios ever made. Industrial designers
in the USA and UK incorporated new
materials and streamlined styling to
mass produce these radios and helped
bring the Art Deco style into homes
all round the world. Some 35 famous
designers and their radios are identified.
Size:12"x9"•343color&37b/wphotos•352pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4605-7•hardcover•$79.99
Retro Radio: Six Decades of Design
1920s-1970s.
Mike Tauber Foreword by Ron
Simon. Over 175 images provide an impressive
visual journey through the radio’s aesthetic
history. The images reveal the diversity of
materials, textures, colors, shapes, and sizes of
radios of earlier ages. Reintroducing machines
that few people see anymore and perhaps
hardly know existed, this book restores the
once state-of-the-art machines' aesthetic glory.
Size:91/8"x81/8"•176colorphotos• 176 pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4679-8•hardcover•$29.99
The Novelty Radio Handbook and Price
Guide.
Debby Weaver. Over 600 color photos
display novelty transistor radios, including models
shaped as airplanes, beer bottles, bugs, cars,
vending machines, weapons, famous people, and
advertisingcharacters.Some radiosadvertise food,
drinks, household products, and sports teams.
Detailed information and values are provided.
Size:81/2"x11"•608colorphotos
Price Guide • 160 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2360-1•softcover•$29.95
Amateur Radio Goes Camping & RVing:
The Illustrated QSL Card History.
John
Brunkowski and Michael Closen. Over 250
pictures document the practice of amateur radio
enthusiasts who took their radio equipment
camping and RVing. Then they distributed
QSL cards and postcards containing graphic
images of their tents and RVs.
Size:91/8"x81/8"•230color&36b/wphotos
•80pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4529-6•softcover•$19.99
Genuine Plastic Radios of the
Mid-Century.
Ken Jupp & Leslie Piña.
Table radios made primarily of brightly
colored plastics represent a relative
newcomer to the radio collecting arena.
With more than 430 color photo plus
advertisements and black and white
vintage photos, this pioneering book is
a must for anyone interested in radios,
mid-century industrial design.
Size:11"x81/2"•439colorphotos•Price Guide/Index • 208 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0108-X•hardcover•$39.95
Philco Radio: 1928-1942.
Revised 2nd
Edition
. Ron Ramirez with Michael Prosise. A
superb reference book on Philco, the leading
radio manufacturer during radio’s “Golden
Age.” Specifications for each model given. A
year-by-year look at Philco’s radio line each
year between 1928, when the company began
to make radios, and 1942, when World War II
put a halt to radio production.
Size:81/2"x11"•828photos&drawings
Price Guide • 160 pp.
ISBN:0-7643-2330-X•softcover•$29.95
RadiosbyHallicrafters.
Revised&Expanded
2nd Edition
. Chuck Dachis. 1000 photographs of
Hallicraftersradioreceivers,transmittersandspeakers,
early television sets, electronics accessories and
advertisingmaterialproducedbythisChicago-based
firm. Technical descriptions are provided for every
known Hallicrafters model, including dates of pro-
duction,modelnumbers,accompanyingpieces,and
originalprices.
Size:81/2"x11"•1000photos
PriceGuide•225pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0807-6•softcover•$29.95
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