Random House, Inc. Country Living magazine's most popular column presents this colorful guide to glassware, covering everything from the golden era of American glass to the modern age. Professional antiques appraisers Joe Rosson and Helaine Fendelman illuminate the fascinating histories and market values of pieces from Heisey, Tiffany, Steuben, Fostoria, and Fire King, plus dozens of other samples. Explore a treasure-trove of exquisite glassware in this much-anticipated guide, which features:
•Over 100 color photographs and illustrations •The most important styles and manufacturers •An introductory history of American glassware •A unique and useful glossary of terms
Baker & Taylor An illustrated guide to American glassware furnishes a concise history of the rare and valuable collectible, with descriptions of major movements, styles, and manufacturers, and showcases dozens of examples from the golden era of glassware through the modern era, accompanied by price estimates, full-color illustrations and photographs, and descriptions. Original. 15,000 first printing.