Title A HISTORY OF JEWELLERY 1100-1870
Book Condition Rubbing to shelf edges, thus near fine in leaf-green cloth with gilt lettering against a chianti spine block; in an age-toned, offset color pictorial dust jacket that has been corner-clipped to the lower front flap. Small quarto.
Edition First U.S. edition, revised edition. 224 pages, plus unpaginated rear gallery of b&w photos reproduced on coated stock.
Publisher Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Book and Art, Publisher, (1970).
Seller ID 44864.00
"A book of the first importance...the immense research is attested by the full bibliography; the enthusiasm combined with lightness of touch harmonizes with the beauty of the copious illustrations."--Antiquaries Journal.
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