A HISTORY OF GLASS IN JAPAN.Kodansha International Ltd. and Corning Museum of Glass 1973.
1st Ed. 4to. 479pp. 240 ills. including 37 in colour. Original gilt lettered two tone cloth with sm. label affixed to upper board, in protective d/w. Arntzen P432. 'A monumental book, by the foremost Western authority on Japanese glass, which advances research in the field and serves as the starting point for future research. The historical survey begins with the Jomon period (c.10,000 B.C. to c.250 B.C.) and ends with the modern period (c.1970). Documentation in footnotes. Excellent plates ...'
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