Title SWAROVSKI : The Magic of Crystal
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket.
Book Condition Very Good +
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First U.S. Edition
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher New York Harry Abrams Publishers 1995
0810944545 / 9780810944541
Seller ID 007811
158pp., illustrated throughout with exquisite colour plates, supported by b/white halftones and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over spine. Blindstamp decoration over lightly bumped original black cloth boards. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, French-fold dustjacket mildly scuffed and shelfworn only. In celebration of the world-leading Swarovski company centenary, this is a broad-ranging history of a company that produces tens of millions of crystal gemstones every working day. The story begins with the birth of Damiel Swarovski on 24 October, 1862, in northern Bohemia . . . Contents include: Prelims., History of a Family Company, Story of the Crystal Object, Modern Crystral Classics, more. Index of Plates, Index of Artists, Credits. Book weight approx. 690g.
Biography, Company History, Crystal, Glass, Swarovski, Daniel, 1862-1956