Book Reviews

2,500 STICKPINS Collecting Antique Stickpins, by Jack and Elynore Kerins. 1995. 128 pages. $16.95. (JCK Data Center CP-025) To order call (813) 796-9663. Jack and Elynore Kerins have one of the largest stickpin collections in the country. In their book, they divide their 2,500 pins into several useful categories, reflecting popular motifs such as horseshoe, hearts, bows, dragons, crescents and wishbones, as well as by colored stones. Within each category, the authors describe each pin, including its value and time period. Any jeweler serious about estate jewelry will find the book helpful for putting into context the many stickpins still available on the market. - Penn Fix, George R. Dodson Inc., Spokane, Wash; JCK Book Judge. NEW PEARL BOOK Pearls, by Fred Ward. 1995. 64 pages. 120 color illustrations. $14.95. (JCK Data Center IC-003) To order call (301) 983-1990. This is th

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