This full-colour price guide includes the most recent secondary-market prices for 5000 dolls representing over 900 famous figures throughout time, from historical personages like Marie Antoinette and Thomas Jefferson to Hollywood legends such as Shirley Temple and Elvis to today's pop sensations, Britney Spears and NSYNC. Illustrated with over 700 photographs.
Michele Karl experiences withdrawal symptoms if she skips a garage sale. She is an avid collector of dolls, children's books, costume jewelry, Marilyn Monroe memorabilia, and vintage valentines. Her articles have appeared in dozens of publications, including Ebay Magazine and Mary Beth's Bean Bag World. In addition to writing and collecting, Ms. Karl enjoys flying with her husband in their twin-engine Cessna 310. They currently reside in Seymour, Tennessee, with their two children, Mathew and Angela, who have already started their own collections of Pez dispensers, magic wands, and Beanie Babies.