Very Good. Signed (personalized) by Wiener on fep. 1st ed. Very Good (edgewear, mildly canted, soil spots on ffep)/Good-(several closed tears, 5/8" chip on top front edge, scrape/chip on rear jacket, 2" X 1" stain on heel of spine with some faint staining on several areas of the front, two other small chips). Now protected in a Brodart mylar cover.
Very Good. Wiener, Herbert. Rarities in American Cut Glass. Houston: Collector's House of Books, Publishing Co., 1975. 294pp. Indexed. 4to. Cloth. Book condition: Very good. The edges of the covers are lightly rubbed and bumped. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, with light soiling. The extremeties are rubbed and bumped. There are a couple of small closed tears in the edges. There is a 2" closed tear along the top edge. Profusely illustrated.
Very Good in Good jacket. * * SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FRONT FREE END PAPER * * Hard cover with dust jacket bound in gray cloth with silver lettering and design, illustrated with b/w photos, 294 pages. Stated 1st edition. Binding is clean and lightly worn, just a little rubbed of color at tips of corners and ends of spine. Text is clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has light general edge wear, 1.5 inch closed tear top front, a couple of short closed tears top front, white background a little soiled and lightly age discolored, now protected in a clear archival cover. Images available. USPS confirmation used on all U.S. shipments.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 294 pages, index, b&w and color photographs. Book in very nice condition--head and tail of spine lightly bumped, light bump on top edge cover, light foxing inside front and rear covers, light insect depredation on open edges. Dust jacket has light foxing, chips and tiny tears to edges, rubs on back cover. First edition copy inscribed by author on first page, "Enjoy the fine (five? ) xxxxx (can't read it) pictured in the book. Herb Wiener." An exhibit of over 475 of the rarest pieces of cut glass ever to be manufactured in the United States. Size: 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 604369.
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