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American Glassware: Old And New

Edwin Atlee Barber

American Glassware: Old And New is a comprehensive book written by Edwin Atlee Barber, an American archeologist and historian, that explores the history and evolution of glassware in America. The book is divided into two parts, the first part covers the history of glassmaking in America, starting from the early colonial period to the 19th century, while the second part showcases different types of glassware produced in America, including tableware, bottles, lamps, and decorative objects.The book provides a detailed account of the techniques and technologies used in glassmaking, as well as the social and economic factors that influenced the production and consumption of glassware in America. It also features numerous illustrations and photographs of different glassware pieces, as well as historical advertisements and catalogs.American Glassware: Old And New is an essential reference book for anyone interested in the history of American glassmaking, as well as collectors, antique dealers, and glass enthusiasts. The book is well-researched and provides valuable insights into the art and craft of glassmaking, as well as the cultural and historical significance of glassware in American society.The First Book On American Glass, Now A Classic, Written By The Famous Historian Of Early American Ceramics Edwin Atlee Barber. The Information Is Especially Important For Collectors Of Historical Flasks.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 128
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.30in - 0.44lb
  • EAN: 9781428619197
  • Categories: Glass & GlasswareReference - GeneralGeneral