Souvenir Spoons of the 90's. As pictured and described in "The Jewelers' Circular" & The James Catalogue in 1891
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Greenwich Press
Date Published: 1972
Edition: Second edition, second printing
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 49098
269pp. Octavo [24 cm] Pale blue cloth over boards. Richly illustrated. With moderate bumping and rubbing to the extremities, and a previous owner's name at the head of the front free endsheet. In a dust jacket with large areas of fading, and periodic small closed and open tears in the edges. The rear inside flap is creased.
From the dust jacket- "Often called the 'Spoon Bible', this book is indispensable to advanced and beginning collector alike. Covering as it does, the period when American souvenir spoons were in their heyday, it contains 288 pages crammed with illustrations of hundreds of spoons together with copious informative, entertaining and historical notes about each."