The Ultimate Loveless Book

John Denton has been collecting and dealing in Vintage Loveless knives for over three decades and was named the world's foremost authority on Loveless knives by Blade Magazine in 2017. He is the only exclusive Vintage Loveless dealer in the world, and finally, he has put out the must-have book.

This is the highly anticipated book that spans the career of the legendary knife maker Bob Loveless. It highlights key life events that changed the history of the handmade knife world and collecting.

John and his father, J.W. Denton, had a unique personal relationship with Bob beginning in the early 1980s. It gave them access to hundreds of historical documents and the chance to handle thousands of his knives.

This book has fascinating fun-filled facts, stories, and photos. It is a must-have for any custom knife collection.

• Over 350 photos, facts, and memories included.

• Forwards by Steve Johnson and A.G. Russell

• Hard bound satin finish cover 9 1/2" x 8"

• 148 full-color pages

• Featuring select photography by world-renowned Japanese photographer Hiro Soga

Loveless Book $90.00 US Dollars

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Looking for a Vintage Bob Loveless knife and you don't see it here? Give John a call or email. All inventory isn't on the site. Trading a knife at 3:00 am, then selling it at 10:00 am happens more than you know. John Keeps up with what is being sold worldwide. If we don't have it, we may be able to find it for you.   Call (706) 781-8479 or email

Trusted & Loyal Service

John has been dealing exclusively in Vintage Bob Loveless knives since 1983 with pride that he has provided only trusted and loyal service. He knows these knives like the back of his hand. He knew Bob too. John is overflowing with stories, facts, history and has handled over 3,000 knives throughout his career.

World Wide

John and his collection is known world wide. His collection and personally written articles have been published throughout the decades from the East Coast of the United States to Japan. People come up to him at knife shows who speak little English and want their picture made with him and his collection.

See an Interview with JW Denton

In this 1 hour film, JW talks about the history of Bob's knives. Our talented and good friend David Sellers of Appalachian Video Productions and Appalachian Gallery has filmed and produced this one hour interview.
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See John's Loveless Presentation

In this 30 minute film, John brings out a selection of Bob's knives and shares details at a gathering of the Georgia Knife Makers Guild in the North Georgia Mountains. You'll also see Q&A with the knife makers. Video by David Sellers.
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We try to get out a newsletter at least once every other month, sooner if something special comes up. The newsletter is always packed with historic stories, documents and / or new inventory before it hits the website. Don't miss out!
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The Educated Buyer Stays on Top 

IIt is so important to be educated about what you are collecting. John is happy to tell you anything you need to know about his collection. We have put together some of it here for you. It will be updated periodically. keep checking back. Buy the book here »

Always free Shipping

When you buy or trade a knife from John, he will pay for overnight express insured signature required shipping to anywhere in the world.

You can rest assured that your knife will get to you safe and sound.

Visit us at Trade Shows:

We do venture out of the breath taking mountains to trade shows. Check out below for dates/links for where we will be.
 The Blade Show

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