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1987 cover scanned from my private collection


  • Introduction
  • The Earliest Scent Bottles
  • Scent Containers from the Medieval to Stuart Periods
  • The 18th Century
  • The 19th Century
  • The 20th Century
  • Further Reading and Places to Visit

Title: SHIRE ALBUM: Scent Bottles, Book No. 210
Author/Designer: Alexandra Walker
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1987
Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd., Princes Risbourough, UK
Language: English
Page Count: 32
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/4" x 5 3/4"
ISBN: 0852639090

SUMMARY- All interior photographs are black-and-white. I knew people collected perfume bottles. This gives an interesting historical overview and shows lots of examples throughout.