Near Fine. No Jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Blue 1/4 cloth, gray textured paper over boards, lettered in gold foil. Slightly rubbed edges and extremities, nearly as issued. xxiii, 490 pp., with 67 full page plates + 366 illus. set into text. Originally released in 1897 under the title "Old English Glasses"; this edition reprints the original plates (textual and illustrative) in enlarged facsimile.
Very Good Condition. No Dust Jacket. Slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12884.
Thick Qto. VG/VG. sun exposed DJ spine original blue appears gray and four antique glass pieces are upon gray background, titling centered within upper half of DJ spine. heavy edgewear to panel, concnetrated at DJ spine tip, remainder shows as heavily chafed and whitish where abrasive contact and whitish. price-clipped front inner flap. jacket under clear protective cover. dark blue clothbound HB with imprinted title and publisher, spaced apart and transitions to a gray cloth, tightly woven and with a glossy sheen, with lightly incised gold characters. solid ivory endsheets. 433 illustrations, including 67 full page illustrations. sound compact volume for student/collector. binding shaken, though no cracked binding, clear and voluminous text interior, gently handed and with no discoloration. thick light beige signatures on top edge, fore-edge and at bottom right of pages a tad gray and faintly marked on tail edge. 490 pp. Rockville.
Very Good in Very Good Minus jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 1st edition, fold to rear free endpaper, slight discoloration, Very Good in rubbed Very Good-DJ with edgewear and small tears. "A Pictorial History of Glass Drinking Vessels". 490 pages, 433 illustrations including 67 full page illustrations, index. Published originally in 1897 as"Old English Glasses."
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