Antique Milk Custard Caramel Slag Glass - Makers Patterns Dates / Scarce Book
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Antique Milk Custard Caramel Slag Glass - Makers Patterns Dates / Scarce Book:
Over 400 superb black-and-white photographs with in-depth identifying captions make this rare book an invaluable resource reference work. "The most complete book on the subject ever published,MILK GLASSpresents guidance, in pictures and in detailed text for the experienced or beginning collector."MILK GLASSby E. McCamly Belknap, Crown Publishers, NY, design, pattern, color, scarcity and other factors of importance are carefully organized for ready reference. In addition, there is extensive information on how to tell an original from a reproduction, with a comprehensive list of patterns now being reproduced." The over 400 illustrations "are clear and large size, and cover a wide range of patterns and articles made in milk glass. The pertinent data is given in each case." The book covers by chapter: Plates; Candlesticks and Lamps; Trays and Platters; Pitchers and Syrup Jugs; Bowls and Compotes; Covered Animals; Miscellaneous; Sugar Bowls, Bottles and Vases; Reproductions; Caramel Glass and Custard Glass; and Purple Slag. One of the leading authoritative books on the subject, this is an indispensable text for the collector, dealer, or historian of milk glass wares.7.4" x 10.2" hardback with dust cover in very good condition (dust cover has puzzle-piece edge tear; contents of book are in very good condition). 338 pages.FREEmedia mailshipping and handling for deliveries within the 50 United States. Rates vary for international mailings.