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B1024) Mascetti, Daniela and Triossi, Amanda. BULGARI. 1996. 13 1/4" x 10", 255 pages, 280 superb, mainly coloured, illustrations. The first book ever on Bulgari. Bibliography. Hb in dw, near fine. US$ 72.00 / 48.00 pounds sterling

B1084) Zapata, Janet. THE JEWELRY AND ENAMELS OF LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY. 1993. 12" x 9 1/4", 176 pages, 142 illustrations, including 84 full colour plates. The first book to concentrate on Tiffany's stunning work with fine jewelry and enamel. Bibliography. Hb in dw, near fine, except for remainder mark on lower edge. US$ 37.50 / 25.00 pounds sterling

B317) Brittain, Wolpert, Morton. ENGRAVING ON PRECIOUS METALS. Octavo, 228 pages. Black and white illustrations. Very good reference book for the professional and others wishing to learn hand engraving. Hb in dw. Very good. US$ 32.50 / 18.00 pounds sterling

B857) Williams, Dyfri and Ogden, Jack. GREEK GOLD. Jewellery of the Classical World. 1994. 11 1/8" x 8 3/4", 256 pages, 295 illustrations, including 250 full colour plates and 5 maps. Hb in dw, near fine, except for corner of one page folded over at corner, and hence mis-guillotined (could be re-trimmed). Remainder mark on lower edge. US$ 37.50 / 25.00 pounds sterling


B870) Kuspit, Donald. CHIHULY. 1997. 11 3/4" x 9 7/8", 343 pages, 272 illustrations, including 223 full colour plates. Hb in dw, near fine, except for remainder mark on lower edge; also the heavy pages are (inevitably) very slightly dropping in binding. US$ 60.00 / 40.00 pounds sterling

B878) Casper, Geraldine J. (Introduction and Cameo Incrustations) GLASS PAPERWEIGHTS OF THE BERGSTROM-MAHLER MUSEUM. 1989. 11 3/8" x 9", 1200 paperweights illustrated in full colour, others in black and white. Hb in dw, remainder mark on lower edge, dw slightly marked on back else very good. US$ 60.00 / 40.00 pounds sterling

B803) Becker, Vivienne. SWAROVSKI The Magic of Crystal. 1995. 10" x 8 3/4", 158 pages, 119 illustrations, including 82 full colour plates. Hb in dw, remainder mark on lower edge, else near fine. US$ 42.00 / 28.00 pounds sterling
B781) Curtis, Jean-Louis. BACCARAT. 1992; Thames & Hudson edition. 12 1/4" x 9 1/4", 303 pages, 319 illustrations, including 279 full colour plates. Created by royal decree in France in 1764-65, Baccarat is renowned world-wide for its magnificent glass. The first ever appraisal of the entire history of Baccarrat, this splendid volume reproduces sparkling examples from every period and area of production of this remarkable firm. Factory marks and signatures. Out of print. Hb in dw, fine. US$ 112.50 / 75.00 pounds sterling

B3526) Tait, Hugh. THE GOLDEN AGE OF VENETIAN GLASS. 1979. 10 7/8"  x 8 1/2", 135 pages, 26 colour and 250 black and white illustrations. US$ 22.50 / 15.00 pounds sterling

B778) Petrova, Sylva and Olivie, Jean-Luc, Editors, Urbanek, Gabriel, Photography. BOHEMIAN GLASS 1400 - 1989. 1990. 12 1/2" x 9 1/2", 239 pages, 250 illustrations, including 100 full colour plates. Hb in dw, remainder mark on lower edge, else near fine. Out of print. US$ 67.50 / 45.00 pounds sterling

B394) Norman, Barbara. ENGRAVING AND DECORATING GLASS. 1972. Octavo, 197 pages. Black and white illustrations. Contains chapters on development and making of glass; decorating techniques, diamond point engraving, drill engraving, copper wheel engraving, painting glass, gold engraving under glass etc, together with an appendix on engraving tools and methods. Hb in dw. Very good. US$ 31.50 / 18.00 pounds sterling / E27.00

B854) Dietz, Ulysses Grant. PAUL J. STANKARD - HOMAGE TO NATURE. 1996. 9 7/8" x 8 3/4", 160 pages, 185 full colour plates. Stankard is the world's leading paperweight artist. This monograph includes photographs showing the actual preparation and assembly of the glass flowers, insects etc, in addition to illustrating almost 200 paperweights. Chronology, bibliography. Hb in dw, unobtrusive remainder mark on lower edge of pages, otherwise near fine. 35.00 pounds sterling

B47) Ed. Reed, Cleota. HENRY KECK STAINED GLASS STUDIO 1913-1974. 1985. 10" x 8", 159 pages. Black and white and colour illustrations. Excellent book with many black and white illustrations of the studio. Pb. Fine. 20.00 pounds sterling.


B1021) Griffin, Leonard and Meisel, Louis K. and Susan Pear. CLARICE CLIFF. THE BIZARRE AFFAIR. 1995. 14 1/2" x 10 1/4", 80 pages, 80 colour illustrations, also some 100 rare archival photographs. Shape numbers and names, catalogue of the decorators, A to Z of Clarice Cliff Designs, markings, bibliography. Soft covers, near fine. US$ 18.75 / 12.50 pounds sterling

B1020) Youds, Bryn. SUSIE COOPER. AN ELEGANT AFFAIR. 1996. 14 1/2" x 10 1/4", 80 pages, 96 colour illustrations, also black and white illustrations. Pattern lists, shapes, back stamps, glossary. Soft covers, near fine. US$ 18.75 / 12.50 pounds sterling

B2200) Scott, Paul. PAINTED CLAY : Graphic Arts and the Ceramic Surface. 2001. 11 1/8" x 8 7/8", 176 pages, over 200 colour illustrations. An alternative view of ceramic history, where painting and the graphic development of ceramic surface are the prime concerns. In addition to an overview of historical work, it highlights a wide range of work by contemporary ceramic artists, painters and printmakers around the world. Bibliography. Hb in dw, near fine, US$ 20.00 pounds sterling

B3388) Lewis, John and Griselda. PRATT WARE English and Scottish Relief Decorated and Underglaze Coloured Earthenware 1780 - 1840. 1984. 11" x 8 5/8", 320 pages, 96 colour plates, 514 black and white illustrations. The first edition of the standard work on Pratt ware. Bibliography. Hb in dw, near fine. US$ 42.00 / 28.00 pounds sterling

B895) THE ROBERT VON HIRSCH COLLECTION. Priced 5-volume Sotheby's Catalogue:- Vol. 1. Old Master Drawings, paintings, and Medieval Miniatures; Vol. 2. Works of Art; Vol. 3. Furniture and porcelain. Vol. 4. Impressionist and Modern Art. Vol. 5. The Collector, his house and bequests. 1978. 10 1/2" x 7 1/2", 216 + 233 + 121 + 230 + 135 pages, many illustrations in black and white and colour. Hb in dw, very good. US$ 90.00 / 60.00 pounds sterling

B799) Miller, Robert L. M. I. HUMMEL THE GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY ALBUM. 1989. 11 3/8" x 8 3/4", 320 pages, 361 illustrations, including 332 full colour plates. Hb in dw, near fine. US$ 45.00 / 30.00 pounds sterling

B719) Gauthier, Serge (preface). LES PORCELAINIERS DU XVIIIe SIECLE FRANCAIS 1964. 12 1/2" x 9 3/4", 335 pages, extensively illustrated in black and white and colour; text in French. Hb in dw, dw chipped at edges, with some loss at upper edge, minor bump at head of spine, upper and lower edges of white cloth binding a little darkened, bookplate on half-title; else a very good copy. 95.00 pounds sterling
B693) Finer, Ann and Savage, George (Editors) THE SELECTED LETTERS OF JOSIAH WEDGWOOD. 1965. 9 3/4" x 7 3/8", 375 pages, 12 pages of monochrome illustrations and 2 colour plates. Bibliography, biographical and general index. Hb in dw, a very good copy. US$ 42.00 / 28.00 pounds sterling

B843) Wilson, Richard L. INSIDE JAPANESE CERAMICS. A Primer of Materials, Techniques, and Traditions. 1999. 10" x 7", 190 pages, many black and white photographs, 16 pp of colour plates. Soft covers, near fine. US$ 18.75 / 12.50 pounds sterling