All About Glass

All About Glass

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The Sequence collections.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Incorporated. 65083 Steuben Sequence collections: Fall 1994 Corning, N.Y.: Corning Incorporated, c1994. 16 p.: col. ill.; 15 x 22 cm. Unable to delete "Steuben is pleased to introduce the Sequence Collections, sophisticated home accessories

[Salesman's catalog of closed out ware].
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Pairpoint Manufacturing Co., New Bedford, MA, USA. 78378 New Bedford, Mass.: Pairpoint Manufacturing Co., [n.d., 1910-1922] 1 v., [32] pl.; 26 x 37 cm. Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. Trade catalog. Catalog is not dated, suggested date provided by previous owner. Ware includes cut glass tableware such

Die Kunst-Glas-Aekerei / von Theobald & Herrmann.
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G. Theobald & J. Herrmann (Firm), Munich, Germany. 79320 Munich: G. Theobald & J. Herrmann (Firm), [ca. 1888] C. Wolf & Son. XVII plates: ill.; 35 cm. Theobald, G., & J. Herrmann (Firm) Trade catalog. Cover title. Catalog is not dated but each page is printed with "Deutsch

Donald Pollard: masterworks in crystal, Steuben Glass.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. 71856 Masterworks in crystal [New York: Steuben Glass, 1982] 22 p.: ill. (some col.); 26 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. Price list dated September 1982 inserted. A copy of this item was received with the Steuben collection. Gift; Corning Inc. 2013;

[Perfume manufacturer's sample book].
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Barnängens Tekniska Fabrik, Stockholm, Sweden. 78650 Stockholm, Sweden: Barnängens Tekniska Fabrik, [1880] [60] leaves: col. ill.; 29 cm. Barnängens Tekniska Fabrik, Stockholm, Sweden. Trade catalog. [60] leaves of card stock, mounted on tabs. Some pages appear to be missing. A perfume

A celebration of love, 2000.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Incorporated. 70380 Follow your heart... Corning, N.Y: Corning Incorporated, c2000. 42 p.: col. ill.; 14 x 14 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. CMGL c. 3 includes customer letter dated February 1, 2000

Innerland.
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Moore, Robert (Robert E.) 67299 New York: Steuben Glass, c1980. Special commemorative ed. [28] p. (3 folded): ill. (some col.); 28 cm. NK5112.9.S7 "Engravers, Ladislav Havlik, Lubomir Richter, Peter Schelling, and Roger Selander; cutter, Mark Witter l.; drawings by Eric Hilton, photography by

[Lighting fixtures catalogue].
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P.M. (Firm), Paris, France. 65938 [Paris: P.M. (Firm)., n.d., ca. 1900] [30] p.: ill. (some col.); 31 x 41 cm. P.M. (Firm) Trade catalog. Manufacturer's complete name is unknown. 16 original black and white photographs and 14 colored drawings. "P.M. Paris" embossed in lower right

[Pressed glass catalog].
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Heinrich Hoffmann (Firm), Gablonz, Czech Republic. 68758 [Musterbuch Heinrich Hoffmann, Gablonz a. N.] [Gablonz, Czech Republic: Heinrich Hoffmann (Firm), n.d., 1927?] 82 leaves: ill. (some col.); 26 x 36 cm. Hoffmann, Heinrich (Firm) Trade catalog. Some illustrations have been hand tinted. Ware

Views of the church of St. Mary at Stafford / by the late John Masfen, Jun.; with an account of its restoration and materials for its history.
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Masfen, John. 75919 Church of St. Mary at Stafford London: John Henry Parker, 1852. 42 p., 16 leaves of plates: ill. (some col.); 44 cm. NA5471.S8 Digitized by OCLC in 2008. Jumbo CorningDB 0648746C-16D0-4151-B629-4BDD16EB2FF5.pdf St. Mary's Church (Stafford, England) Church architecture

Steuben crystal in private collections.
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Steuben Glass, inc. 71103 New York: Steuben Glass, c1961. [64] p.: chiefly ill.; 27 cm. NK5112.9.S7 A copy of this item was received with the Steuben collection. Also issued online. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications Archives CorningDB C6B772F8-5AC5

Season 1912-13.
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Fostoria Glass Company, Moundsville, WV, USA. 66307 Moundsville, W. Va.: Fostoria Glass Company, [1912] [48] p.: ill., 20 cm. Fostoria Glass Company Cover title. Trade catalog. Primarily decorated table lamps, also includes decorated water and ice tea sets, decorated vases, lamp shades and founts.

[Book of ordinances, with other documents].
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Guild of Glaziers and Plumbers (York, England) 67361 [York, England, 1598-1730] 1 v.; 27 cm. R-2n Manuscript. 43 leaves of paper (27 blank), 13 leaves of vellum, 44 leaves of papers (all blank). Flooded; ink on vellum has transferred to facing leaf. Duncan 15491 Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in

New sculpture by Peter Aldridge: Steuben Glass.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. 71859 [New York: Steuben Glass, 1981] [24] p.: ill. (some col.); 26 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. Photography by Robert Moore. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. CMGL c. 4 in Steuben collection is accompanied by Steuben internal memo dated

Steuben Glass: spring-summer 1969.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Glass Works. 71254 Also known as: Special catalog for spring-summer 1969 Spring-summer 1969 Corning, N.Y.: Steuben Glass, 1969. 27, [1] p.: col. ill.; 20 x 23 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. "Spring-Summer 1969"--P. [28]. Accompanied by

Steuben: Spring 1992.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Incorporated. 71405 Spring 1992 Corning, N.Y.: Corning Incorporated, c1992. 32 p.: ill. (some col.); 19 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications TC CorningDB 1228DB75-737D

The art of René Lalique with illustrations of some characteristic examples of his work from the permanent exhibition at Breves Lalique Galleries.
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Breves Lalique Galleries, London, England. René Lalique et cie. E. Trower & Co., Ltd. 73539 London: Breves Lalique Galleries, [n.d., between 1926-1932] 16 p., 60 plates: ill.; 26 cm. Breves Lalique Galleries Trade catalog. Booklet and loose plates in a portfolio. "We include several loose

[Collected sales literature on mirrors].
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J. & O. C. Hawkes, Birmingham, England. 69450 Birmingham, England: J. & O. C. Hawkes, [n.d., 1875?] 10 items in portfolio: ill.; 23-85 cm., folded to 29 cm. Hawkes, J. & O. C. Trade catalog. Suggested date provided by vendor. Portfoilio with 6 broadsides and 4 price lists (one with

The art of glass: wherein are shown the wayes to make and colour glass, pastes, enamels, lakes, and other curiosities / written in Italian by Antonio Neri, and translated into English, with some observations on the author [by C. M., i.e. Christopher Merret]. Whereunto is added an account of the glass drops made by the Royal Society, meeting at Gresham College.
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Neri, Antonio,-1614. Merret, Christopher, 1614-1695. tr. 72719 Binder's spine title, c. 1: Neri, Of glass Binder's spine title, c. 2 (John Evelyn copy): Merit, On glass London: Printed by A.W. for O. Pulleyn, 1662. [20], 362, [4] p.; 18 cm. TP856 CMGL c. 1 flooded in 1972. Cleaned and

Qualities of Steuben glass.
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Steuben Glass, inc. 68929 New York: Steuben Glass, 1976. 1 folded brochure ([6] panels): ill.; 26 x 61 cm. folded to 26 x 21 cm. Steuben Box 82 (Catalogs 1975-77) Cover title. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications ArchivesBK CorningDB 10E50382-A534-4146

Steuben: aspects of love.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Incorporated. 71401 Aspects of love [New York: Steuben Glass, 1991] 34 p.: col. ill.; 19 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications TC CorningDB 84900C79-123C-461A-B908

Documents de bijouterie et orfèvrerie modernes / Paul Follot.
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Follot, Paul. 67570 Paris: H. Laurens, [n.d.,190?] [1] leaf, 12, 12 plates: ill. (some col.); 47 cm. NK7415.F8 Designs by the French decorative artist and sculptor, who was the chief designer for the Parisian gallery La Maison Moderne (1898-1904). Includes jewelry (some with precious and semi

New designs 2000.
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Steuben Glass, inc., Corning, NY, USA. Corning Incorporated. 65318 New and extraordinary at Steuben Corning, N.Y.: Corning Incorporated, c2000. 32 p.: ill.; 22 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. Cover title. "Graceful Heron" featured on p. [1] of cover. "Starlight runner table", p. 30, is

Assignment in excellence: Steuben glass.
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Steuben Glass, inc. Erwitt, Elliott. 71443 New York: Steuben Glass, [n.d., between 1978-1981] 28 p.: ill. (some col.); 16 x 21 cm. TP853.N6 Text to accompany the motion picture: Assignment in glassmaking by Elliott Erwitt. A copy of this item was received with the Steuben collection. Digitized by

R. P. Lewis, Rep., United States Glass Co., Pittsburgh, PA: new patterns.
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United States Glass Company, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. 79047 New patterns Pittsburgh, PA: United States Glass Company, [n.d., between 1891-1895] 1 v.: ill.; 23 x 31cm. United States Glass Company Cover title. Trade catalog. Salesman's catalog of new patterns, for R. P. Lewis, representative of the

Islands in crystal.
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Steuben Glass, inc. 68922 New York: Steuben Glass, 1966?] [16] p.: chiefly ill.; 26 cm. Steuben Archive A copy of this item was received with the Steuben collection. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Steuben collection. Publications ArchivesBK CorningDB 612AFE51-263D-482D-BFAE

The A.L. Blackmer Co., manufacturers of high grade cut glass: perfect design, perfect workmanship.
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A.L. Blackmer (Firm), New Bedford, MA, USA, manufacturer. 78377 Perfect design, perfect workmanship Rich cut glass New Bedford, Mass.: A. L. Blackmer Co., Ltd., [1908?] 24 plates: illustrations; 26 x 36 cm Cut glass: A.L. Blackmer (Firm), New Bedford, MA, USA. Cover title. "1908"

About Steuben.
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Steuben Glass, inc. 65356 About Steuben glass New York, N.Y.: Steuben Glass, [1984?] 22 p.: ill. (some col.); 19 cm. Steuben Publications Box 19 Cover title. Cover shows a detail view of the Gazelle Bowl. Steuben has issued various editions of this publication, with differing covers and contents.

L'arte vetraria distinta in libri sette / del R.P. Antonio Neri Fiorentino.
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Neri, Antonio,-1614. 78964 Arte vetraria distinta in libri sette In Firenze: Nella Stamperia de'Giunti, 1612. [6], 114, [6] p.; 22 cm. TP856 "Ne quali si scoprono, effetti marauigliosi, & insegnano segreti bellissimi, del vetro nel fuoco & altre cose curiose, all'Illust.mo et

The gather / Corning Museum of Glass.
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75602 Corning, NY: Membership & Development Dept., Corning Museum of Glass, [2003]- v.: ill. (some col.); 31 cm. Quarterly Summer 2003- NK5102.C8 Cover title. Gather Periodical CorningDB FBF6E0F2-C63B-4DA1-BBC0-BB356E940D83.pdf 849F2927-4C33-4023-BBD2-49492A9C249B.pdf C3E0CA49-263F-4E46-85B0

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