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American glassware, old and new; a sketch of the glass industry in the United States and manual for collectors of historical bottles

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Barber, Edwin Atlee, 1851-1916
American glassware, old and new; a sketch of the glass industry in the United States and manual for collectors of historical bottles
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: David McKay Company, [ca.1900]
112 p. front., illus., plates. 18 cm.

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Contents

[Frontispiece] Washington

[Title page] American glassware old and new: a sketch of the glass industry in the United States and manual for collectors of historical bottles, pp. [1]-[2]

[Dedication], pp. [3]-[4]

Preface, pp. [5]-[6]

[Contents] Contents, pp. [7]-[8]

Chapter I: Early glass works in the United States, pp. [9]-[16]

Chapter II: Antique flasks and bottles, pp. [17]-24

Chapter III: On the identification of old glassware, pp. [25]-[34]

Chapter IV: Sketches of glass factories established before 1800, and their products, pp. [35]-[50]

Chapter V: Sketches of glass factories established since 1800, pp. [51]-[70]

Chapter VI: Miscellaneous designs by unknown makers, pp. [71]-76 ff.

Chapter VII: Early mould makers, pp. [77]-80

Chapter VIII: Glass cup-plates, pp. [81]-88

Chapter IX: Modern political designs, pp. [89]-92

Chapter X: Recent achievements in American glass making, pp. [93]-98

Index, pp. [99]-112


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