The Wonderful World of Collecting Perfume Bottles, a book about perfume bottles and fragrances, will tell of a commercial endeavor that would become so significant that no other glass form has produced such a profusion of design, pattern, shape, and elegant presentation. This book features approximately 600 different bottle designs by well-known perfume houses such as Chanel, Coty, Raphael, Hudnut, Guerlain, D'Orsay, and many more. Revered bottle makers such as Pochet et du Courval, Lalique, Hoffman, Baccarat, and Sandwich will be seen. There are interesting sections about the Sandwich Glass Company's bottles and French bottles from the 1800s that will enchant even the most sophisticated collector. Also presented are educational charts for patent date identification, bottle marks, articles dating bottles, plus tips and ideas that collectors will find interesting and useful. Readers of The Wonderful World of Collecting Perfume Bottles will become mesmerized by these small vessels created to hold perfume. 2006 values.
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Jane has been collecting perfume bottles for over 35 years. She also collects pressed glass, and her eclectic taste ranges from Art deco and Art Nouveau to early and late Victorian. She collects artwork from the 1920s and artwork by present-day artists.Review:
The Wonderful World of Collecting Perfume Bottles holds a sweet scent for lots of collectors. Included in the newly released book is coverage of 19th century perfume bottles plus chapters on the specific decades of the 20th century. There are hundreds of color photographs ranging from an 1880s French cologne item to Alexandra Essence of the 1990s. Robert Reed - Antique and Collectible News Service, May 2006.
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Descripción Collector Books, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M1574325027
Descripción Collector Books, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX1574325027
Descripción Collector Books, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P111574325027
Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 1st Edition. 2006, Pink Cover, 1st Edition of Flanagan's book, 174 pages, 8.5 x 11 in size, Hardcover. Nice Color Photos! Book is Unused. From a bookseller's unsold backstock. Cover shows some wear from shelving/storage. Inside pages are in Excellent Condition with no tears and with no notations (no pencil marks, no underlining, no highlighting, etc.). Nº de ref. de la librería AS - OFP24