1938 · Cambridge, Massachusetts
by Pickman, Dudley Leavitt
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Mythology Company, 1938. Hardbound. VG (Wax paper has aged; slipcase has average edge wear.). Black cloth with gilt letters on spine & front cover, and mounted color plate on front cover. 200 pp., profusely illustrated in bw, color frontispiece. With wax paper dust jacket, and in original pink paper slipcase. An illustrated history and sampler of pouring vessels from 27 countries: America, Bohemia, China, Crete, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, England, Flanders, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Gurdium, Holland, Honduras, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lydia, Panama, Peru, Phoenicia, Russia, and Switzerland. A fun browser, and uncommon.
(Inventory #: 152673)