SWAROVSKI : The Magic of Crystal

By: Becker, Vivienne

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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. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: SWAROVSKI : The Magic of Crystal

Author Name: Becker, Vivienne

Categories: Antiques & Collectibles, Biography & Autobiography, History - Companies and Organisations, Gemstones/Gold,

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Publisher: New York, Harry Abrams Publishers: 1995

ISBN Number: 0810944545

ISBN Number 13: 9780810944541

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket.

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 007811

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY, COMPANY HISTORY, CRYSTAL, GLASS, SWAROVSKI, DANIEL, 1862-1956