This book makes American composition dolls more accessible and enjoyable for collectors and researchers, providing more in-depth, verified information. Wherever relevant, explanatory comments and references are listed with each individual doll. Modern Collectible Dolls IV
About the Author
Ursula Mertz had been a doll collector since 1975, and composition dolls had become a full-time commitment. From 1976 to 1986 she had a repair business, specializing in parts restorations of compoition and other painted surface dolls. She had written numerous articles for major doll publications. She has since passed away.