5000 Years of Glass-making. The History of Glass.

Vavra, Jaroslav R.

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First edition. 345x255mm 191 pages text + 32 pages color + 172 pages of 430 monochrome plates + xxxv pages explanations and index. Cloth. Very good in dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: 5000 Years of Glass-making. The History of ...
Publisher: -Prague: Artia -
Publication Date: 1954

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Vavra, Jaroslav R.; Gottheiner, I. R. (translator)
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Book Description Artia, Prague, 1954. Cloth. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No DJ. 1st Edition. FIRST EDITION. REBOUND RED CLOTH BINDING. FOLIO WITH 207 PAGES. THIS BOOK IS IN GOOD CONDITION WITH TYPICAL EX-LIBRARY STAMPS, STICKERS, ETC. INTERIOR CLEAN WITH BEAUTIFUL ILLUSTRATIONS. SOME SHELF-WEAR TO COVERS. Size: Folio. Ex-Library. Seller Inventory # 015214

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Vavra, Jaroslav R.
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Book Description Artia, Prague, 1954. Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Beige cloth. No jacket. Folio. 172, xxxv pages. Color, black and white and blue and white toned illustrations throughout. An English language translation of this history of glass, discussing glass making in ancient Egypt, Assyria and Babylon, ancient Rome, the origin, evolution and use of the blowpipe, glass making during the Middle Ages in both Europe and the Orient, West European glass making, Bohemian crystal and Bohemian glass, etc. GOOD condition. Moderate to heavy foxing and browning along the extremities. Minor browning to the spine. Light soiling. Corners bumped. Small owner's name on the first endpaper. Minor browning to the interior. Seller Inventory # 008641

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Jaroslav R. Vavra; I. R. Gottheiner (trans)
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Book Description Artia, Prague, 1954. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. English translation of Vavra comprehensive and generously illustrated history of glass-making from antiquity to the present day. Featuring 32 colour and b/w images throughout the text and to the rear is a 172pp. section of illustrations and photographic images. Large 4to. (340x250mm) 191+172pp.[XXXV]. Missing dust jacket. Cloth covers are toned with some staining. A couple of marks to blanks at front, but content is clean and prim, binding tight. Good overall. Seller Inventory # 003134

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VAVRA, Jaroslav R.
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Book Description Prague, Artia 1954, 1954. First Edition (UK), folio, pp172 plus glossary, illustrated with 32 colour plates plus many b/w illustrations throughout text. Bound in grey cloth with decoration on upper cover: 2 small stickers on f.e.p. plus patch left by removal of bookplate. A copy in overall VG Condition, in little worn pictorial d/w. (SHELF ) NOTE: Heavy Books will require special shipping arrangements. The shop is open 7 days a week. Over 20,000 books in stock - please come and browse. PayPal, credit and (UK) debit cards welcome. Books posted worldwide. For any queries please contact us direct. Seller Inventory # 6221

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Book Description 1954. Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons Ltd., folio, pp172 + xxxv, colour and black and white illustrations, cream cloth in dustwrapper. Dustwrapper chipped and worn, otherwise good. Seller Inventory # 03326

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Book Description Artia, Prague, 1954. Hard Cover. First English Edition. Folio size harc cover volume complete with dust jacket. Both in turn protected by clear vinyl cover. 191 pp + 172 pp of black and white illustrations + xxxv of index glossary and bibliography etc.320 colour plates. The book itself is in very good + condition with the dust jacket in very good condition with wear at edges. Seller Inventory # 002878

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VAVRA, Jaroslav R
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Book Description Artia N.d., Prague. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Large quarto. cream cloth, lettered in blue, top edge stained blue. Numerous illustrations, may full page colour plates. pictorial dust jacket (a few small chips and tears at lower edge of spine and back panel, a little rubbed on extremities, repair at top of spine from inside). Seller Inventory # 5268

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Book Description 0. Dec. Arts - Glass Vavra, Jaroslav R. 5000 YEARS OF GLASS-MAKING - THE HISTORY OF GLASS. Prague, 1954. Folio, cloth, DJ, 190pp. text, 172 plates with 430 illustrations, xxv pp. appendix. VG/VG. Seller Inventory # 3734

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Jaroslav R. Vavra
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Book Description Artia, Prague, 1954. Cloth Bound. Condition: Good. Good hardcover clothbound copy, xxxv + 172 pp, text in English, 32 coloured plates, 430 plain illustrations, text illustrations, profusely illustrated throughout. Seller Inventory # 1117265

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Vavra, Jaroslav R.
Published by Artia, Prague, Czech Republic (1954)
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Book Description Artia, Prague, Czech Republic, 1954. Cloth Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. A beautifl post-WWII book on the history of glass -- a most important industry in the Czech Republic -- and it covers stained glass as well as blown glass in other artistic expressions. Dust jacket shows signs of normal wear at the top, and there is a ballpoint note on back of front cover which states "Scribners Book Store, NYC, Rare Book." Bound in canvas-like fabric and has a ribbon marker. Seller Inventory # 001490

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