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The book of the pearl : the history, art, science, and industry of the queen of gems / by George Frederick Kunz and Charles Hugh Stevenson

Catalog Data

Author:
Kunz, George Frederick 1856-1932  Search this
Stevenson, Charles Hugh 1869-1943  Search this
Former owner:
Hewitt, Sarah Amelia Cooper 1830-1912 DSI  Search this
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Kunz, George Frederick 1856-1932 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Hewitt, Erskine 1871-1938 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Century Company  Search this
Printer:
De Vinne Press  Search this
Binders:
Decorative Designers (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 548 pages, [101] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1908
Notes:
Half-title.
Title within ornamental border in green.
"Published October, 1908. The De Vinne Press"--Verso of title page.
Some of the plates are accompanied by tissue guard-sheets with letterpress description.
Topic:
Pearls  Search this
Pearl industry and trade  Search this
Call number:
NK7680 .K95 1908b quarto
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_904665