Old glass and how to collect it.

by J. Sydney Lewis

Publisher: Werner in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 225 Downloads: 592
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Paginationviii, 225 p. pl.
Number of Pages225
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Old Glass and How to Collect it Contents: Introductory -- Early English glass -- Eighteenth-century glass -- Memorial glasses -- Bristol and Nailsea glass -- Irish glass -- Curious and freak glasses -- Frauds and imitations -- Some hints to collectors -- Catalogue of prices of principal pieces of glass.

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