A fascinating chronicle of the career of the King of Diamonds, founder of an international firm, captures his expertise in jewelry-making, showing how his creative cutting of priceless gems made his name synonymous with artful elegance.A fascinating chronicle of the career of the King of Diamonds, founder of an international firm, captures his expertise in jewelry-making, showing how his creative cutting of priceless gems made his name synonymous with artful elegance.Read Less
Near Fine in Good + jacket. Mylared. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Original gray boards with white lettering. Pages are bright and clean. Binding is tight and secure. Unclipped pictorial DJ is slightlys cuffed, slight rubbing to corners. The international firm of Harry Winston has long been considered the King of Diamonds. This illustrated history recounts the fascinating story of its founder. Full-color photos celebrate his finest creations and the priceless stones he cut so ingeniously. Nice copy.
Used-Very Good. READ THIS CAREFULLY: This book was originally part of a two-book set from Assouline. However, the other larger book has been separated from this smaller book, which is the one being offered for sale. Open copy. Interior pages in very nice condition. Slight scratching/scuffing on dust jacket. Sold as is, missing the larger companion book!
VG (slight wear to back bottom edge of dj. ) Black buckram, gilt letters on spine & front cover, black & illus. dust jacket, 80 pp., profusely illus., chiefly in color. "Throughout Harry Winston's life [1896-1978], his exquisite jewels satisfied the demanding tastes fo the best-dressed women in the world, and today his son continues to uphold the rigorous standards of quality, style, and extraordinary elegance synonymous with the Winston name." (dj).
Good. Dust jacket slightly worn/scuffed 110 Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority.
Near Fine in Very Good DJ. Rare Jewels of the World. 79 pp., 8vo. Hardcover in dj. First US edition. Edges slightly bumped. Binding tight; pgs clean & crisp w/ full-color photos throughout. Slight rubbing, few faint scratches to dj panels.
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