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Author: Chloe Zerwick
ISBN: 0872901211
Language: English
Pages: 112 pages
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher: H.N. Abrams in association with the Corning Museum of Glass; 2nd edition (1990)
Rating: 4.6
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A Short History Of Glass book.

A Short History Of Glass book. Surveys the development of glass from ancient Egypt to the.

Chloe Zerwick (Author). This popular survey of glass production from pre-Roman times to the present is most notable for its fine color illustrations, which depict museum pieces from the Corning Museum of Glass. Obviously intended for museum visitors who are nonspecialists, the text covers a lot of ground in rather brief fashion. Collectors would be better served by a survey such as Paul Vickers Gardner's Glass, a volume from the Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques (1979) that deals with the same topic in more detail.

The history of glass-making dates back to at least 3600 years ago in Mesopotamia. However, some claim they may have been producing copies of glass objects from Egypt.

Publisher: New York : . Abrams in association with the Corning Museum of Glass, 1990. Description: 112 p. : il. chiefly co. ; 28 cm. Other Authors: Corning Museum of Glass. Subjects: Corning Museum of Glass.

short history of glass. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 18 years ago. this book presents the art of glaziery through brilliant still photographs and vivid descriptions of the origin of each style and process represented

short history of glass. this book presents the art of glaziery through brilliant still photographs and vivid descriptions of the origin of each style and process represented. from cover to cover, this volume.

Are you sure you want to remove Short History of Glass from your list? Short History of Glass. Published June 1990 by Corning Museum of Glass.

Chloe Zerwick (Zerwick, Chloe). used books, rare books and new books. A Short History of Glass (Library of American Art): ISBN 9780810938014 (978-0-8109-3801-4) Hardcover, Corning Museum of Glass, 1990. Founded in 1997, BookFinder. Find all books by 'Chloe Zerwick' and compare prices Find signed collectible books by 'Chloe Zerwick'. A short history of glass. Learn More at LibraryThing. Chloe Zerwick at LibraryThing.

A Short History of Glass. 2nd ed. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1990. New York : Hudson Hills Press : Distributed in the . by National Book Network, 2004. v, 168 p. Includes bibliographical references (p. 163) and index. Pressed Glass in America: Encyclopedia of the First Hundred Years, 1825-1925. Ivyland, PA: Antique Acres Press, 1985. Wilson, Kenneth M. American Glass 1760-1930.

Chloe Zerwick & Harrison Brown - The Cassiopeia Affair (Science fiction Book Club . A Short History Of Glass by Chloe Zerwick, Abrams 1980, 1990.

Chloe Zerwick & Harrison Brown - The Cassiopeia Affair (Science fiction Book Club 1969).

In fact, it became more widely used for ordinary domestic purposes during the Roman Empire than at any subsequent time or place until the nineteenth century. Per Dr. James Shackelford’s book The Glass of Wine, The technology of drinking glass manufacturing continued to evolve through the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries when elegant designs produced with meticulous craftsmanship became an essential part of the dining experience in upper class homes in both Europe and the New World.

Beautifully illustrated in color. 112p. Bibliography. Measures 8x10.75 inches. Topics include Pre-Roman times, the Roman Empire, the Far East, Islamic Glass, European Glass, American Glass, Modern Glass, glassmaking techniques, glass folklore, etc.
Comments (2)
Golkis
Just as it says, a short history. Anything from the Corning Museum of Glass is a safe bet.
Goltizuru
I wanted to lean more about glass