Miracles in Marble; A Story of Modern Methods Applied to One of America's Oldest Industries. Stone, Vermont Marble Company.

Miracles in Marble; A Story of Modern Methods Applied to One of America's Oldest Industries

Proctor, VT: Vermont Marble Co., nd c. 1936. First edition. Decorated Stock Covers. 12 mo, pp 22, illustrated with b/w photographs. A previous owner added the date Aug. 22, 1936 in ink inside the front cover. Three ephemeral pieces laid in: (1) postcard of the Last Supper, carved from Vermont marble and on exhibit at Vermont Marble Company in Proctor, VT; (2) "Approved by the Old Masters," a brochure by the Vermont Marble Company and illustrated with b/w photographs; and (3) "Visit the World's Largest Marble Exhibit," a brochure by the Vermont Marble Company with a map on the back page. Good; cover partially detached. Item #19855

A history of this iconic Vermont marble company, its development, quarrying methods, marble mills, plant locations, monument shops, and works. Beautifully photographed. A one of a kind publication, especially with the rare ephemeral pieces laid in.

Price: $75.00

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