Library - Miscellaneous Publications

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NewBookJune.jpg Anonymous (1616) To Erect a Furnace for Annealing. From an article in a book in the collection of Sir Peter Thompson, reprinted in: Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle Jan. 1758 pp. 9-11, published by Sylvanus Urban, Gent. London, and printed by D. Henry and R. Cave at St. John's Gate.

Anonymous (Sept. 4, 1841) Perfection of Glass-Manufacture Among the Egyptians. In: The Penny Magazine Volume X No.605 p. 352

Anonymous (2002) Chihuly Gardens & Glass: 32 Postcards. Portland Press. [36 pp.] [Postcard book accompanying the book of the same title.]

Ars Vetraria s.a.s. [1962?] Vetri Artistici e Mosaici Veneziani. [Advertising leaflet, folded into eighths. When opened, on one side there is a street map of Venice and Murano indicating the location of Ars Vetraria s.a.s. at Calle S. Giuseppe, Murano, and a brief outline of the history of glassmaking at Murano in Italian, French, Spanish, English and German; on the other side there are 5 plates showing the studio's products, and a page detailing the public transport routes.]

British Museum Press (1991) Advertising leaflet for Tait, H. [Editor] Five Thousand Years of Glass. [2 pp.]

Charlesworth, D. (1959) Roman Glass in Northern Britain. In: Archæologia Aeliana, 4th Series Volume 37 pp. 33-58 + 5 plates.

Collingwood, F. (1951) French Glass - Three Factories Maintain Their Traditions. In: The Studio Volume 141 No. 698 pp. 140-143. [Concerns Lalique, Daum, and Baccarat.]

Dartington Glass (1976) Dartington Glass: A Souvenir. [10 pp.]

Diderot, D.; D'Alembert, J. (1762-1772) Recueil de Planches, sur les Sciences, les Arts Libéraux et les Arts Méchaniques aves leur Explication. L'Art du Verre, hand tinted plates 4, 18, 19 and 20 from the section Verrerie en Bois.

Gaskin, M. (2015) Earth, Wind and Fire: Charles Schneider Glass. In: Antique Explorer Issue 167 pp. 6-10.

Harden, D. B. (1934) The Glass of the Greeks and Romans. In: Greece & Rome. Vol. 3 No. 9 pp. 140-149 + 4 pp. plates

Heacock, W. (1986) Fenton Glass: The First Twenty-Five Years, 1986-87 (Revised) Price Guide. 4 pp. [Leaflet] [Also see related book]

Heacock, W. (1990) Fenton Glass: The Second Twenty-Five Years, 1990-1991 (Revised) Price Guide. 4 pp. [Leaflet] [Also see related book]

Hill, M. (2006) Isle of Wight Glass. In: Collect It! Issue 112 pp. 24-27.

Lalique S.A. (1991?) 'La Dame aux pavots' commemorative framed picture inscribed 'Un hommage à mon grand-père' and signed 'M. Lalique' (Marie-Claude Lalique). [Possibly issued in conjunction with an exhibition entitled Réne Lalique 1860-1945 Glass and Jewelry held at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris beginning 23 October 1991. The frame measures 25.5 cm x 20.5 cm and the picture measures 16.5 cm x 11.3 cm.] (Click here to view)

Macaulay, J. (May/June 2022) International Year of Glass: A Glass Act - Meet the Maker Timothy Harris; Glory Art Glass; Isle of Wight Museum of Glass; Clare Ralph Leonty. In: Style of Wight Issue 76 pp. 24-29.

McDonnell, M. [Producer]; West, P. [Director]; Kangas, M. [Text] (2007) Chihuly in the Hotshop. Portland Press. DVD [90 minutes] + 144 pp. book. ISBN-10: 1-57684-107-3 ISBN-13: 978-1-57684-107-5.

Oorthuizen, W. [Introduction] (1992) Tiffany: Book of 30 Postcards. Magna Books. [iii + 30 picture postcards] ISBN-10: 1-85422-356-9 ISBN-13: 978-1-85422-356-2.

Shuckburgh Risley, J. (September-December 1918) A Wine-glass Commemorating a Famous Eighteenth-century Election. In: The Connoisseur Vol. 52 pp. 160-162.

Steuben Glass Inc. (Spring 1964) Steuben Glass. [4 pp.] [Leaflet]

Teleca (undated) Phonecard, 50 call units, designed by Izu Glass & Craft Museum, with a picture of Etling statuette 'Femme nue au bras tendu'. NTT. [Free Card JP-290-40223] (Click Here To View)

Vallance, A. (1900) The Decorative Art of Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Bart. In: The Easter Art Journal, a supplement of the Art Journal. J. S. Virtue & Co. 32 pp. + 4 pp. colour plates. [Includes an order form for the book The Work of E Burne-Jones published by The Berlin Photographic Company. 4 pp.]

Växjö Glasmuseet (1972) A first day cover with a Swedish 65 öre stamp depicting a gaffer shaping the neck of a decanter with the aid of pucellas. Stamp and envelope struck by a special postmark 'Växjö Glasmuseet 22.3.1972'.

Zeelander, J. (undated, 1950s?) "Mechanical World" Flowsheet no.67 — Safety Glass Manufacture (Laminated and Toughened). Mechanical World. [Poster 28.3 cm x 45.8 cm]

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