A beautiful book about the history, people, glass and archives of the renowned Whitefriars glassworks. Founded in 1834 by the Powells. It closed in 1980.
A wonderful reference for any glass collector and especially for those specialising in Whitefriars. This is a scarce book with only a few available worldwide. Internet prices range from £150 -£250
Authors - Wendy Evans, Catherine Ross and Alex Werner
Publisher - Museum of London
Date - 1995 1st Edition
This is a navy cloth, hardback with silver lettering to the front board and spine, with a sewn in page marker.
There are no pervious owner's markings or inscriptions.
However there is a tear and creasing to the rear section of the dust cover, with light general wear.
398 pages, clean and tight and printed on thick art paper.
The book is lavishly illustrated throughout with exquisite coloured and b/w plates.