Dubin, Lois Sherr
Title The History of Beads: from 30,000B.C. to the Present
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 11 3/4" x 9"
Publisher New York Harry N. Abrams 1987
0-8109-0736-4 / 9780810907362
Illustrator Original Photography by Togashi
Seller ID 004596
364 pages; 356 illustrations, 254 in color; 15 maps showing bead sources and distribution patterns; 8-page color foldout of over 2000 beads. A beautiful production that covers the history and the uses of beads throughout the world's cultures and religions. Should be a classic for its photography and its scope. Clean and bright throughout; tight binding; dustjacket spine modestly sun darkened.