DIAMOND ENGRAVED GLASSES OF THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY.With Particular Reference to five attributed to Giacomo Verzelini. Ernest Benn Limited 1929.
1st Ed. Slim 4to. pp. 33 b/w. plates at rear. Inscription, e.ps. lightly browned, gilt lettered cloth backed boards with some very minor soiling, corners very sl. rubbed, spine lightly faded and sl. bumped to head. No. 156 of a Limited Edition of 250 Copies. Wilfred Buckley (1873–1933), promoter of clean milk and collector of antique glass. ODNB ‘... Buckley always had a keen interest in literature and art and especially in antique glass. Over the years he built up a sizeable collection that became widely known among his fellow collectors. As the milk campaign faltered, so he devoted more time to his fine art interests. He wrote a series of books for collectors ...’
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