Connoisseurs will surely make room on their puzzle-cum-coffee tables for this lovely presentation of vintage jigsaw puzzles as art. A color sampling of about 500 of McCann's huge collection are grouped by American, European, and British artists, and art genre with brief commentary and value-coding, but no dates. The introduction provides historical context to the Golden (Depression era) Age of Puzzle Art. Index includes short biographies of the artists. Distributed by Universe Pub. through St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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"He has brought together in this beautifully printed book a fascinating treasure for any devoted jigsaw puzzle fan. ...." -- Independent Publisher, November/December 1999
"The design and high quality of the photography give it the look of a coffee-table book. ...." -- Don Johnson, AntiqueWeek, Monday, October 11, 1999
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Book Description Collectors Pr, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1888054247
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Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1998, 223 pages, 8.5 x 11 in size, Hardcover. Out-of-Print. Wonderful Color Photos! Book is Unused. Inside pages are in Excellent Condition with no tears and with no notations (no pencil marks, no underlining, no highlighting, etc.). Bookseller Inventory # TY - OFW15