Masterpieces of Glass: A World History from the Corning Museum of Glass
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc
Date Published: 1980
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 40126
239pp. Quarto [30.5 cm] White cloth over boards with the title stamped in silver on the spine, and a silver and black illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Plum-colored endpapers. Very good. The spine and covers are just a little darkened at the edges. In a very good dust jacket, with rubbing and scratching on the surface.
A Corning Museum of Glass Monograph. The Corning Museum holds one of the most comprehensive collections of glass in the world. The author, Robert J. Charleston, was formerly Keeper of Glass and Ceramics at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.