The History of Silver, book by Claude Blair. This profusely guide to silver is as much for the reader with a broad interest in the decorative arts and their historical background as for the serious collector. The book tells the story of the artistic evolution of silver from the earliest times to the present, in both Europe and North America. First Pub Macdonald and Co 1987. This copy Pub 1997 by Tiger Books. Hard backed book, cover in excellent condition. Dust cover good, minor creases to edges. Pages in excellent condition, minor marks to front endpapers. 30 x 23 cms,256 pages. PLEASE NOTE; Further overseas postage charges may apply, please ask for details.