Old Dolls Author:Eleanor St. George Here is an introduction to a delightful subject by a recognized authority. In 19 chapters the author describes the most collectible dolls: Peddler, Milliners' Models, Pre-Greiner and Greiner, M & S Superior, China-Head, Wax and Composition, Parian or Dresden, Jumeau, French-Fashion, German-Bisque, Character and "Flirting-Eye&q... more »uot;, Springfield, Schoenhut, and Fabric. Where to find old dolls, dressmaking dolls and national doll houses are also discussed.
Eleanor St. George has been a collector all her life, with enthusiasms running from French lilacs and lusterware to old dolls. Her collection includes more than 200 dolls and she is considered an authority by all collectors...Librarians and curators praise her knowledge and value her contribution to the subject of old dolls.« less