The first, favorite, and most trusted, price guide to all types of dolls is even more colorful and reader-friendly in its 14th edition. It is organized into an "Antique" section which covers the manufacturers of the bisque, china, wax, wood, cloth and papier-mache dolls of the 19th and early 20th century and a "Modern" section which covers the makers of composition, hard plastic, vinyl, artists' dolls and more. Arranged alphabetically by manufacturer, the Blue Book features over 560 photographs. This year an extensive, easier-to-read index makes the book easier to use. The introductory section contains sound advice about the factors that affect a doll's value. Advice is also given on how to sell a doll. Indispensable for identifying and pricing all varieties of dolls. 336 pages.