The new book written by Jean-Michel COURSET, +2000 miniature perfume bottles.
In the work "10000 Miniatures de parfum" published in April 2016, Jean-Michel COURSET laid the foundations of the largest ever reference of collectable samples and miniature bottles of interest to collectors around the world. It's success was instant and following such high demand, a follow-up project was natural. You have in your hands the result of this success. This book adds 2000 new miniature perfume bottles to the previous volume. It includes several hundred new products issued in 2015 and 2016; All the other products in it are also un-referenced in the previous volume.
In two books, with the help of Jean-Claude Gélinier, one of the greatest French collectors, the author makes an incredible database of over 12000 miniature perfume bottles available to collectors, with photographs, described and prices. Alone, or with the "10000", this volume will provide all the tools to better manage your collection and exchanges, discover the latest products, and take ever more pleasure in learning more about your passion, appreciating unparalleled photography of the products.
A multilingual work:
This book is written in French, but since 90% of it is photographs and brand names, it is easy to use no matter what your mother tongue. A multilingual index of abbreviations used in descriptions enables the handbook to be read by collectors around the world.
Publisher: Forum cartes et collection (7 Mar. 2017)
Product Dimensions: 26 x 1 x 23.5 cm
A renowned specialist of perfume miniatures for over thirty years, Jean-Michel COURSET is the author of several books for collectors. He has detailed knowledge of the market, on which he has worked for 20 years, and is also the author of "5000 miniatures de parfum", and co-author with Philippe Dekindt of "6000 miniatures de parfums" and "8000 miniatures de parfums", which are all out of print.
After completing his studies, in a completely different field (he is an engineer and holds a Master's degree in International Management), he held many different jobs, mainly in the collections and publishing sector. He now lives far from the city, in the Poitou countryside.