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This fascinating text presents what is probably the largest selection of antique lamps illustrated anywhere — 647 in all. Included are "Betty" lamps; petticoat and tumbler lamps; pierced tin lanterns; candle lanterns; Sandwich glass candlesticks; mantle and astral lamps; luster lamps, Bennington ware; chandeliers and other lighting devices in use up to the 1880s. Introduction.

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Interesting text with what is probably the largest selection of antique lamps illustrated anywhere — 647 in all — deals with "Betty" lamps, petticoat and tumbler lamps, pierced tin lanterns, candle lanterns, and other lighting devices in use up to the 1880s.

Synopsis:

Every lighting device: betty lamps, whale oil lamps, candle holders, chandeliers in most varied styles. Over 600 pieces illustrated.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486209753
Designed:
Marsh, J. R.
Author:
Marsh, J. R.
Author:
Hayward, Arthur H.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Electrical
Subject:
Lighting
Subject:
Arts, decorative and crafts
Subject:
Design - Furniture
Subject:
Lamps
Subject:
Lighting -- History.
Subject:
Colonial Antiques
Subject:
New england
Subject:
Americana
Edition Number:
3rd enlarged ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 1, no. 3
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in

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Product details 320 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486209753 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Interesting text with what is probably the largest selection of antique lamps illustrated anywhere — 647 in all — deals with "Betty" lamps, petticoat and tumbler lamps, pierced tin lanterns, candle lanterns, and other lighting devices in use up to the 1880s.
"Synopsis" by ,
Every lighting device: betty lamps, whale oil lamps, candle holders, chandeliers in most varied styles. Over 600 pieces illustrated.

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