Frederic J. von Raff
Pocket-size history of pearls and their exotic cultivation, illustrated with a few monochrome plates. In textured leather flexi-boards with gilt-stamped cover. 4.5 x 3 inches, 57pp. Near Fine with a touch of rubbing around the edges, primarily to the tips. Hardy & Hayes was the premier destinatination for jewelry in downtown Pittsburgh, pearls being among their specialties.