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The Resource Real or fake : studies in authentication, Joe Nickell

Real or fake : studies in authentication, Joe Nickell

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Real or fake : studies in authentication
Title
Real or fake
Title remainder
studies in authentication
Statement of responsibility
Joe Nickell
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Many people wonder if an item stored in the attic or found at a tag sale could be a lost treasure. Joe Nickell's latest book, Real or Fake, offers a general introduction to the principles of authentication. Illustrating methods used by the pros and recognized by hit shows such as Antiques Roadshow, Nickell educates readers with the specific information necessary to begin forgery detection. Real or Fake focuses on three categories of potential treasures: documents, photographs, and other artifacts. Nickell critiques famous examples from each group to explain how his suggested techniques can be
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Real or fake : studies in authentication, Joe Nickell
Label
Real or fake : studies in authentication, Joe Nickell
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcrdw
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-228) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Investigating Documents; 2. Diary of Jack the Ripper; 3. Novel by an American Slave; 4. Lincoln's Lost Gettysburg Address; 5. An Outlaw's Scribblings; 6. Out of the Archives; 7. Photo Sleuthing; 8. A Second Photo of Emily Dickinson; 9. Likeness of Lincoln; 10. Assassin or Look-Alike; 11. From the Album; 12. Authenticating Artworks and Other Artifacts; 13. Lost Icon Found; 14. Jefferson Davis's Musket; 15. Debris from the Titanic; 16. Off the Shelf; References; Index
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Extent
1 online resource (xii, 239 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813173306
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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unknown
Sound
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Specific material designation
remote

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