Bygone Books blog


A Treasury of American Bottles

Author: Ketchum, William C.
ISBN #: 0672519623
Price: $15.00
Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill
Publisher Location: Indianapolis, IN
Book Condition: VG+
Dust Jacket Condition: VG+
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1975
1st edition [stated]. 4to, turquoise cloth, color and b/w illustrations, glossary, index. Condition is VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD+ jacket: little wear, light spotting to top page edge. All about American bottles and bottle collecting, "from the robust 18th-century wine and spirits bottles to the charming containers of the 1930s and 1940s when glassmaking was still an art." [from the jacket]