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Of antiques, fakes and murder.

Does something “bong” in your chest when you see an antique or terrific collectible? If you love antiques and all things old, you might enjoy Jonathan Gash’s famous “Lovejoy” series of mysteries. The books, about 24 in all, were made … Continue reading

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Why buy new when you can buy old?

The term “antique” is reserved for items that are at least 100 years old and, preferably, handmade. “Vintage” is a relatively new term that simply means “old” or “used.” So what’s the appeal? Often, it’s quality. Many items that were … Continue reading

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