A History of Glassmaking in England

by Hugh Willmott

A History of Glassmaking in England Synopsis

This book is the first comprehensive survey of the English glassmaking industry. This studies the nature and development of the glass industry in England, from its earliest origins with the arrival of the Roman Army until the beginning of the nineteenth century when new processes of mass production were introduced. Using historical, archaeological and pictorial sources, the book discusses the techniques and requirements of glassmaking.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780752431314
Publication date: 1st October 2005
Author: Hugh Willmott
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 208 pages
Categories: Carving & modelling, moulding & casting,

About Hugh Willmott

Dr Hugh Willmott is a lecturer in Archaeology at the University of Sheffield and is the foremost authority on the glassmaking in England.

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