Rapaport, Benjamin A COMPLETE GUIDE TO COLLECTING ANTIQUE PIPES
Box E. Exton, Pennsylvania. Schiffer Publishing Ltd. (1979). First edition. Hardcover. Very mild crumpling to the spine head, else near fine in navy blue leatherette with lettering in gilt; in a photo-pictorial dust jacket with mild wear to extremities, light rubbing to both panels, small closed edge tear to rear panel top edge.
Illustrated throughout with photos in color and b&w, this is a colorful, informative and educational guide for the collector, tobacco historian and researcher, with an historical account of the evolution and development of yesteryear's pipe.