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Product Description: Narrating Objects, Collecting Stories is a wide-ranging collection of essays exploring the stories that can be told by and about objects and those who choose to collect them. Examining objects and collecting in different historical, social and institutional contexts, an international, interdisciplinary group of authors consider the meanings and values with which objects are imputed and the processes and implications of collecting...read more
By Amy Jane Barnes (editor), Jennifer Binnie (editor), Sandra H. Dudley (editor), Julia Petrov (editor) and Jennifer Walklate (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415692717 | Routledge, May 22, 2012, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Narrating Objects, Collecting Stories is a wide-ranging collection of essays exploring the stories that can be told by and about objects and those who choose to collect them.

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Product Description: The Science of Scrounging Whether readers are dumpster divers, estate sale addicts or modern archaeologists, this easy-to-use and informative guide to "picking" is guaranteed to improve their antiquing skills. The Picker's Bible provides great tips on where and how to find antiques for the best price...read more

Paperback:

9781440230394 | Krause Pubns Inc, October 20, 2011, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The Science of Scrounging Whether readers are dumpster divers, estate sale addicts or modern archaeologists, this easy-to-use and informative guide to "picking" is guaranteed to improve their antiquing skills.
9780240515168, titled "Audio Explained" | Focal Pr, December 1, 1997, cover price $27.95 | also contains Audio Explained

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Product Description: The phenomenon of collecting as a systematic activity undertaken for symbolic rather than actual needs, is traditionally taken to originate in the middle of the fifteenth century, when the first cabinets of curiosities appear in Italy...read more

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9780754600121 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, August 30, 2004, cover price $154.95 | About this edition: The phenomenon of collecting as a systematic activity undertaken for symbolic rather than actual needs, is traditionally taken to originate in the middle of the fifteenth century, when the first cabinets of curiosities appear in Italy.

A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781585673773 | Overlook Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors.

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9781585675616 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, June 1, 2004), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A history of the human drive to collect things considers how various objects carry meanings of significance to their collectors, tracing popular items of pursuit during the Renaissance and other eras while discussing the themes underlying collecting behaviors.

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