This ninth edition introduces almost 200 new patterns and over 300 new photographs, many never before printed, bringing this edition's total to over 2,000 patterns. All pieces and patterns are described in detail with important facts, colors, histories, and sizes. The bound-in price guide also includes virtually every piece of carnival glass ever made with prices given for each color in each pattern. A multitude of both American and foreign companies are represented, such as Dugan, Fenton, Imperial, Northwood, Cambridge, Westmoreland, Fostoria, Heisey, McKee, Jeannette, and the U.S. Glass Company. 2004 values.Edwards, Bill is the author of 'Standard Encyclopedia of Carnival Glass', published 2004 under ISBN 9781574323757 and ISBN 157432375X.