4to. xvi, 136 pp, foreword by R. W. G. Vail, preface, I. Tin, Tin Alloys & Tin Plates; II. Tin on the Hearth; III. Household Utensils of Tin; IV. A Light after Dark; V. Our Heritage of Decorated Tinware; VI. The Tin Peddler & His World; index with 255 b&w plates. Fifth Printing, 1974. Red cloth with black title plates and gilt lettering to front board and spine. "The flavor and romance of early American life is revealed in the everyday utensils used to prepare the pioneers' food, make their clothing, build their houses, as well as in the decorations they devised to cheer their austere lives. Beginning with a description of the earliest methods of making tin and tin plate, the author traces the development of the tin trade in the Colonies and then describes the life of thecolonists through a discussion of their household wares." from the jacket flap.
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Book Description Tuttle Publishing, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11080480026X
Book Description Tuttle Publishing. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 080480026X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1838196
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1974 Printing, 1957 Copyright Date, 136 pages, 8.5 x 11 in size, Hardcover with dustjacket in protected mylar cover (removable). Out-of-Print. Nice Black/White Photos! Book is in Unused Condition. Dustjacket shows some minimal edge wear from storage/shelving. Book is completely intact with inside pages in Excellent Condition with no tears and with no notations (no pencil marks, no underlining, no highlighting, etc.). Bookseller Inventory # ML - OFW27