Collecting

The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass: Finding, Collecting, Identifying, and Using the Ocean's Most Beautiful Stones (repost)

The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass: Finding, Collecting, Identifying, and Using the Ocean's Most Beautiful Stones by Mary Beth Beuke and Lisl Armstrong
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1628737808 | 272 pages | EPUB | 36 MB
Extreme Collecting: Challenging Practices for 21st Century Museums

Extreme Collecting: Challenging Practices for 21st Century Museums by J. C. H. King
English | Mar. 2012 | ISBN: 0857453637 | 238 Pages | PDF | 2.15 MB

By exploring the processes of collecting, which challenge the bounds of normally acceptable practice, this book debates the practice of collecting 'difficult' objects, from a historical and contemporary perspective; and discusses the acquisition of objects related to war and genocide, and those purchased from the internet, as well as considering human remains

Collecting Corgi Toys  

Posted by bakerman at Aug. 29, 2015
Collecting Corgi Toys

Collecting Corgi Toys
Francis Joseph Publications | 2014 | ISBN: 1870703219 | English | 104 pages | PDF | 23.8 MB

Modern Book Collecting  

Posted by tarantoga at Aug. 24, 2014
Modern Book Collecting

Robert A. Wilson, "Modern Book Collecting: A Basic Guide to All Aspects of Book Collecting: What to Collect, Who to Buy from, Auctions, Bibliographies, Care, Fakes and … Investments, Donations, Definitions, and More"
ISBN: 1602399859 | 2010 | EPUB | 276 pages | 5 MB

Collecting East and West  

Posted by interes at July 6, 2014
Collecting East and West

Collecting East and West by Susan Bracken, Andrea M. Galdy and Adriana Turpin
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1443847798 | 250 pages | PDF | 2,5 MB

If collecting the rare and valuable is an entirely normal trait of human behaviour, amassing objects from far-away places has also long played a role in the history of collecting. "East" and "West", or "North" and "South", for that matter, are of course entirely relative to one's particular geographical position.
Collecting, Managing, and Assessing Data Using Sample Surveys

Collecting, Managing, and Assessing Data Using Sample Surveys by Peter Stopher
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0521681871 , 0521863112 | 560 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Collecting, Managing, and Assessing Data Using Sample Surveys provides a thorough, step-by-step guide to the design and implementation of surveys. Beginning with a primer on basic statistics, the first half of the book takes readers on a comprehensive tour through the basics of survey design.
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting VI: Non-Classical Cultures"

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting VI: Non-Classical Cultures"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 1999 | ISBN: 0873417534 | English | DJVU | 207 pages | 12.27 Mb

Explore 1,500 years of numismatic history in this final volume of an acclaimed series. From the Land of Sheba to the Court of Ghengis Khan, the past will come to life through the coins of once-great civilizations. Richly illustrated with more than 300 photos and maps. …
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion/Byzantine Culture" (Repost)

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion/Byzantine Culture"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 1998 | ISBN: 0873416376 | English | PDF | 205 pages | 23.65 Mb

The Romaioi, Greek citizens of the Roman East, stood squarely in the path of Islamic expansion and saved Europe from being overrun by powerful tribes from the Easy. Their coinage reveals a society with strong religious undercurrents and divergent philosophies, but plagued by political and financial crises. …
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World"

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 2007 | ISBN: 0896895165 | English | DJVU | 302 pages | 15.86 Mb

This book approaches the subject of Greek coinage with the intention of helping collectors differentiate between coins of the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods. …
Smith, Judith, "A Decade of Collecting, 1984–1993: Friends of Asian Art Gifts"

Smith, Judith, "A Decade of Collecting, 1984–1993: Friends of Asian Art Gifts"
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art | 1993 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 64 pages | 9.9 Mb

The purposes of the Friends of Asian Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art are to bring together an international group with serious interests in Asian art, to encourage individual contact with the Museum’s Department of Asian Art, and to foster wider appreciation and understanding of Asian art and culture. …