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tobacco advertising • trademarks • postcards • floridiana • hawaiiana
Tobacco Advertising: The Great Seduc-
Gerard S. Petrone, M.D. Illustrations of
antique tobacco artifacts, old photographs
and contemporary advertising draw the reader
through the growth of the tobacco industry and
shown promotional ploys and gimmickry that
evolved. This highly acclaimed book combines
a well-researched text with photographs and
price guide to study a hot topic.
Size:81/2"x11"•400+photos& illus.
Price Guide/Index • 264 pp.
Cigar Box Labels: Portraits of Life, Mirrors
of History.
Gerard S. Petrone. Beautiful paper
images fromcigarboxesareshowcased including
the finest examples produced by the stone
chromolithographic method between 1860 and
1910. The rich historical past that surrounds cigar
manufacturing, marketing and their mystique
and contemporary anecdotes, poems, and other
literary cigar whimsy to amuse and educate.
Price Guide • 176 pp.
The Art of the Smoke: A Pictorial
History of Cigar Box Labels.
L. Gardner. The art of cigar box labels
from the mid-1800s through the 1930s.
Busty women, heroes, impish children,
sports icons, composers, and more
found their way into the advertiser’s art.
Over 500 of the finest labels are shown
PriceGuide•160pp.• ISBN:0-7643-0630-8•hardcover•$39.95
Gals & Guys: Women and Men
In Cigar Label Art.
Jero L. Gardner.
Cigar box label art from 1860-1930 is
a true American advertising form. Here
you find over 470 color photographs
of original cigar box labels, identified
and depicting beautiful women and
intriguing powerful men, with a com-
plete price guide.
Price Guide • 160 pp.
Camel Cigarette Collectibles: The Early
Years, 1913-1963.
Douglas Congdon-Martin.
The first fifty years of Camel advertising and
packaging shown in color photos that capture
rich images used to promote Camel goods. The
captions and informative text explain details and
background context.
Price Guide • 192 pp.
Camel Cigarette Collectibles: 1964-1995.
Douglas Congdon-Martin. In 1988, R.J. Reynolds
began one of the most clever and effective
campaigns in advertising history. On its 75th
anniversary, the suave Joe Camel appeared to
sell Camel cigarettes. He gained international
recognition on posters, signs, premiums and
merchandise, until he was retired in 1997 and
the collectibles with his image are more desir-
able than ever.
Value Guide • 176 pp.
Tobacco Tins: A Collector’s Guide.
Congdon-Martin. The first color reference on
tobacco tins shows over 1000 and reveals the
designer’s and the lithographer’s art over many
generations. It includes much tobacco company
advertising and ephemera.
Size:81/2"x11"•Over1000 tobacco tins
Price Guide • 160 pp.
The Collector’s Guide to Vintage Cigarette
Joe Giesenhagen. Color photographs
of over 4000 different packs of cigarettes and
in-depth listings of merchants, vendors, factory
numbers, merchant codes, up-to-date pricing
information, and anecdotes of the industry.
Advertising designers and tobacco collectors
will be amazed.
Size:81/2"x11"•140 full-pagephotos
Price Guide • 176 pp.
The International Collectors’ Book of
Cigarette Packs.
Dr. Fernando Righini &
Marco Papazzoni. Cigarette packs evolved from
the late 1800s into miniature works of adver-
tising art today which attract an international
audience of admirers and collectors. Hundreds
of cigarette packs shown in color photos with
vital information about manufacture and price.
The imagespresentvisualhistoryofmore than100
Collectible Ashtrays: Information and Price
Jan Lindenberger. Filled with interesting facts,
this book gives insight to the evolution of ashtrays and
explains how they became such hot collectibles. Over
460 color photos of unusual ashtrays and companion
pieces are included to help the collectors identify and
price their own finds.
Price Guide • 160 pp.
Chewing Tobacco Tin Tags: 1870-1930.
Storino. Tags from chewing tobacco tins over 100 year
period come in various sizes, shapes and colors from
companies obscure and famous. Over 6000 chewing
tobacco tin tags described and priced, 2000 illustrated
in color photos. This little known but fascinating chapter
in tobacco history is documented fully.
Size:6"x9"•2000 tags incolor
Price Guide • 128 pp.
An Encyclopedia of German Tradenames and
Trademarks 1900-1945: Firearms, Optics, Edged
. W. Darrin Weaver, MPA. A comprehensive
reference to brand names and proprietary markings
appearing on German small arms, optics and edged
weapons between 1900-1945. Lists and defines
100s of terms, names, and misnomers of the various
manufacturers and shows 100s of logo and trademark
illustrations as well as official and manufacturing
Size:6"x9"•1000+b/w images•288pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3759-8 • hard cover • $59.99 •
Schiffer LTD
Trademarks of the 1950s.
Tina Skinner
& Jenna Palecko Schuck. More than 2,000
trademarks, logos, and typefaces from clothing
companies, drugstore products, alcohol and
cigars, and food and dairy products, arranged
numerically by registration number from the
U.S. Patent and Trade Office.
2,223 B&W drawings
Graphic History of Antisemitism.
Jerome J.
Forman. American and European antisemitism
is exposed in a unique collection of postcards,
letters, newspapers, advertisements, and car-
toons captured in 276 photos. The text explores
the motives and rationales for creating and
purchasing these dangerous items. Antisemi-
tism is the most vicious and longest lasting of
bigoted human beliefs. Its consequences have
been fatal for millions.
Size:81/2"x11"• 213color&63b/wphotos•144
L a r g e L e t t e r P o s t c a r d s :
1930s-1950s The Definitive Guide.
Fred Tenney & Kevin Hilbert. Over 2,300
large letter postcards are documented,
with a carefully researched value for
each card. A detailed history of the
postcard, designers, and manufacturers
makes this a valuable reference. A wide
assortment of cards appeals to collectors,
graphic designers, historians, and artists.
Advertising Postcards.
Robert Reed,
with photography by Claudette Reed.
More than a century’s worth of advertis-
ing postcards, ranging from vintage to
modern and including products, hotels,
country clubs, banks, utilities, restau-
rants, transportation, and even world’s
fairs. More than 500 are illustrated in full
color and documented here, with values.
Price Guide/Index • 144 pp.
Card Photographs: A Guide to Their Histo-
ry and Value.
LouW. McCulloch. A comprehen-
sive guide to card photographs, spanning nearly
a century. Over 300 illustrations, accompanied
by value guides and historical background on
the card types. Included are family portraits,
famous personalities, the frontier West, Civil
War scenes, theatrical cards, oddities, foreign
landscapes, and studio novelties.
Price Guide/Index • 235 pp.
Florida Kitsch.
Myra & Eric Outwa-
ter. 250 color photos salute the popu-
lar Florida tourist culture of the 1940s
-1970s: alligators, orange and palm trees,
mermaids, coconuts, parrots, flamingos,
and seashells are the themes on rubber,
plastic, and ceramic souvenirs from the
Sunshine State. Price guide, bibliography,
and laughter included.
Price Guide/Index • 112 pp.
Floridiana: Collecting Florida’s Best.
Yellin Outwater & Eric B. Outwater. An engaging
array of Florida collectibles, ephemera, souvenirs,
and nostalgic items along with highlights of Flori-
da history, its culture, and a price guide. Through
postcards, tablecloths,ceramics,clothing, jewelry,
dolls, figurines, and much more, it celebrates
the tourist culture that populated Florida from
the 1900s through the 1970s.
Price Guide • 160 pp.
Hawaiiana: The Best of Hawaiian Design.
1900 to 1959. The objects shown in the book all
are from collections in Hawaii-Aloha attire, jewelry,
paper goods and prints, dolls, woodenware, and
Aloha Spirit: Hawaiian Art and
Popular Culture.
D. Congdon-Martin
with the California Heritage Museum.
The infectious Aloha Spirit is some-
thing tourists take home with them as
memories, and in tangible reminders
of their trips: a print, a shirt, a carved
perfume bottle, a figurine. A wide
range of these items are captured in
this full color book.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 500 color photos •
192pp.• ISBN:0-7643-0489-5•hardcover•$49.95
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