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Glass and glassmakers

Reginald George Haggar

Glass and glassmakers

by Reginald George Haggar

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Methuen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

For children.

Statementillustrated by the author.
SeriesOutlines series
The Physical Object
Pagination80p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21065592M

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Glass and glassmakers by Reginald George Haggar Download PDF EPUB FB2

This remarkable book uses the history of glassmaking as a foil with which new light is shed on the hidden history of that phenomenally creative people.

During his association with the glassmakers of Venice, the author uncovered an intriguing historical symbiosis between the Jews and the art of glassmaking/5(7). The story itself was very intriguing, but the obvious research was quite well done and educational in regard to the process by which glass products are manufactured.

Cookson was an excellent novelist of the 'working class' of England/5(87). A story for the ages, this time from Venice and a story of its bells and glass-makers. Daniela, a glassmaker's daughter was always sad, gloomy, bored.

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Modern Murano Glass. By the 20th century, Venetian glassmakers began to work collaboratively with artists and designers, elevating glassmaking as an art form. In the s there was an influx of glassmakers creating unique art glass, as well as artists training in glassmaking specifically.

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