COLONIAL MASSACHUSETTS SILVERSMITHS AND JEWELERS A Biographical Dictionary Based on the Notes of Francis Hill Bigelow and John Marshall Phillips

Kane Patricia E

Published by New Haven Yale University Art Gallery [1998], 1998
Buy Used
Price: US$ 159.50 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA
Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.

4-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since August 19, 1998

About this Item

First edition, presentation copy from author/editor Patricia E. Kane SIGNED by her in full on the title-page and again informally as "Pat" beneath the manuscript presentation made in her hand. Illustrated throughout. Thick 4to, printer's original green/gray cloth covered boards, the spine lettered and decorated with silversmith's marks in black, in the original dustjacket similarly lettered and decorated. xxiii, 1241 pp. A very fine copy, as mint. FIRST EDITION. A PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED of the "most thorough study of a group of early American craftsmen published to date." The work covers 296 silversmiths and jewelers who worked in Massachusetts prior to the American Revolution. It records more then 6000 examples of their work and illustrates 424 marks. It completes research undertaken at Yale since the 1930s. Bookseller Inventory # 27723

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details


Publisher: New Haven Yale University Art Gallery [1998]

Publication Date: 1998

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

Store Description

Buddenbrooks has one of the finest selections of fine and rare books in several fields and we invite you to visit us at our new premises in Newburyport, Massachusetts where have an open "brick and mortar" bookshop. We are also available to meet with clients in Boston by appointment only, where we have maintained a presence for over 40 years. We offer a search service for any books, old or new, which you may have been unable to find. Please call for further information, we look forward to hearing from you.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

All books are offered subject to prior sale. If you prefer
you may mail us a check drawn on a U.S. bank or subsidiary paying
branch in the U.S. Massachusetts residents only, please include 5%
sales tax. All books are returnable within 10 days, we ask that you notify
us via fax, phone or email in advance. Buddenbrooks, Inc. is located at 21 Pleasant Street, On the
Courtyard, in Newburyport, MA 01950 USA. All correspondences should be sent to this address to the
attention of Martin Weinkle or Step...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash Bank/Wire Transfer