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Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850 by  Elka Schrijver - Paperback - First Edition - 1963 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0126508)

Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850

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Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850

by Schrijver, Elka

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Merlin Press , London, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. preface by author, bibliography and photographic credits. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs of the various crystal and art glass styles along with occasional black-and-white illustration. Illustrated covers, by Rien van Looy, with green and blue coloured background and white coloured titles to the front panel and spine. A small book on glass and crystal, directed at the collector, giving the history and various examples of the media to 1850. This book was originally published in the Netherlands, and European glass is featured heavily. Minor creasing of the book corners and back strip edges. The laminate of the book has started to lift – predominantly at the edges. Uniform age toning of the text block edges and pages. A little sunning of the back strip. This is the first edition in the English language. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 136 pages, last 2 blank, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Art & Design. Inventory No: 0126508. .


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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
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Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850
Schrijver, Elka
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First Edition
Merlin Press
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BZDB2 NOISBN Glass -- Crystal -- History to 1850 Antiques & Collectibles; Art & Design. Glass and Crystal From Earliest Times to 1850

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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online


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