THE GENERATIONS OF CORNING : The Life and Times of a Global Corporation

By: Dyer, David and Gross, Daniel

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Book Condition: Near Fine


xx, + 507pp., three unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. White, quarter-cloth spine, with metallic red title. White boards undamaged. Leaves pristine. Montage-style, illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped on head of spine only. The engrossing history of an extraordinary company, Corning Incorporated, a global leader in technology for over 150 years. Products as diverse as colored signal lights for railways, Pyrex, television tubes, fiber optics, and photonics have been developed by this multi-generational company. Contents include: Prelims., Family Tree, Corning & Glass, First Generation, ditto 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th, Next Generation, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 1.1 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: THE GENERATIONS OF CORNING : The Life and Times of a Global Corporation

Author Name: Dyer, David and Gross, Daniel

Categories: History - Companies and Organisations,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression.

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2001

ISBN Number: 0195140958

ISBN Number 13: 9780195140958

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006494

Keywords: LOCAL HISTORY, CORPORATIONS, UNITED STATES, CORNING INCORPORATED, INDUSTRIALISTS, HISTORY