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Bibliography & Book Reviews
Books About Carnival Glass



Burns, COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO NORTHWOOD'S CARNIVAL GLASS,
c.1994, 9x11, 169p, SB, color illus, L-W Books, IN, discusses Northwood's carnival glass production, Jefferson molds
purchased by Northwood, Dugan carnival glass patterns often attributed to Northwood, colors produced,
reproductions, and collecting tips, this discussion is followed by an alphabetical listing of patterns illus w/ color photos,
information is provided for each pattern including colors made and popularity rating, also includes decorated &
advertising items, bibliography, w/ values; In-print @ $24.95

Cosentino, Carnival Glass..Gde for Beginning Collector,
c.1976, 5x8, 128p, SB, color illus, Golden Press, NY, arranged according to type of item, numerous color photos,
information about carnival glass new & old, bibliography, glossary, index. Out-of-Print

Edwards, FENTON CARNIVAL GLASS THE EARLY YEARS,
c.1981, 5x8, 128p, SB, color illus, Collector Books, KY, very brief story of the Fenton Glass Co followed by a listing
of Fenton carnival glass patterns that is fully illus in color, captions provide details about each pattern, w/ values; lt soil
title pg &

Edwards, MILLERSBURG THE QUEEN OF CARNIVAL GLASS,
c.1975, 1st, 5x8, 134p, SB, color illus, Collector Books, KY, first edition, brief history of the factory followed by color
photos of the various glass patterns, w/ values; Out-of-Print

Edwards, NORTHWOOD KING OF CARNIVAL GLASS,
c.1978, 6x9, 144p, SB, color illus, Collector Books, KY, Northwood carnival glass patterns arranged alphabetically &
fully illus in color, book is divided into marked patterns & unmarked patterns possibly attributed to Northwood, w/
values. Out-of-Print

Hand, The Collector's Encyclopedia of Carnival Glass,
c.1978, 9x11, 256p, HB, color illus, Collector Books, KY, brief discussion of the major manufacturers of carnival glass
followed by color photos of hundreds of color photos, includes punch sets, bowls, lamps, novelties & rare & unusual
pieces, index; Out-of-Print

Hand, Colors in Carnival Glass,
c.1967, 6th, 6x9, 100p, PC, color illus, privately published, 6th printing of the 1st ed, signed by author inside front
cover, arranged according to type of glass article, fully illus in color, index. Out-of-Print

Hand, Colors in Carnival Glass Book 2
c.1968, 2nd, 6x9, 100p, PC, color illus, privately published, 2nd printing, signed by author inside front cover, arranged
according to type of glass article, fully illus in color, index. Out-of-Print

Hand, Colors in Carnival Glass Book 4,
c.1972, 6x9, 99p, PC, color illus, ..."with a section on decorated pieces", privately published, fully illus in color, includes
rose bowls, water sets & pitchers, candlesticks, shades & lamps, bottles, decanters, bowls, baskets and other misc
items (such as a miniature "kittens" cuspidor); Out-of-Print

Hartung, Carnival Glass 100 Patterns
c.1960, 1st, 6x8, 128p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, brief discussion of the history of carnival glass,
glossary, forms, followed by 114 pgs of bw pattern line drawings w/ written descriptions that discuss attributions, pattern
details, forms pattern may be found, index;

Hartung, Second Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1961, 1st, 6x8, 131p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, brief discussion of carnival glass & the colors in
which it may be found, 4 pgs notes that apply to patterns discussed in book 1, followed by 110 pgs of bw pattern line
drawings w/ written descriptions, index

Hartung, Third Book of Carnival Glass
c.1962, 1st, 6x8, 130p, plastic comb binding bw, ...one hundred patterns, index, privately published, brief discussion of
the makers of carnival glass, notes on patterns introduced in books 1 & 2, discussion of reproductions followed by 112
pgs of bw pattern line drawings w/ written descriptions, index;

Hartung, Fourth Book of Carnival Glass
c.1963, 1st, 6x8, 147p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, 3rd prtg of the 1st edition, brief discussion of
carnival glass w/ discussion of red carnival, notes on patterns introduced in previous volumes in series, 80 additional
patterns illus in bw line drawings w/ written descriptions, detailed discussion of Northwood Grape pattern w/ drawings
of several pieces, cumulative index for this & earlier volumes, index;

Hartung, Fifth Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1964, 3rd, 6x9, 143p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, brief synopsis of information presented in earlier
volumes w/ pattern updates, brief discussion of trademarks found on carnival glass, advertising pcs, 128 pgs of pattern
line drawings & descriptions, index;

Hartung, Sixth Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1965, 2nd, 6x9, 154p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, brief history of carnival glass & some of the
makers, updates on patterns from earlier books, listing of 12 popular patterns that includes colors & shapes made
followed by 111 pgs of bw pattern line drawings & descriptions, cumulative index;

Hartung, Seventh Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1966, 2nd, 6x9, 162p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, brief notes about reproductions, shape
definitions, listing of carnival glass items made after the 1920's, pattern updates from previous volumes in this series,
detailed comparison of Northwood's Grape vs Fenton's Grape & Cable, 135 pgs of bw pattern line drawings &
descriptions, index;

Hartung, Eighth Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1968, 1st, 6x9, 140p, plastic comb binding bw, privately published, updates on patterns found in earlier volumes of
this series, information about the author's personal interest in carnival glass followed by 120 pgs of bw pattern line
drawings & descriptions, index;

Hartung, Ninth Book of Carnival Glass,
c.1970, 1st, 6x9, 132p, bw, privately published, stated first printing, b/w line drawings, index

Hartung, Carnival Glass in Color,
c.1967, 5th, 8x11, ?, HB, c&bw, privately published, about 175 different pcs are shown in the color plates, 80 bw line
drawings illus various carnival glass patterns. Out-of-Print

Klamkin, Collector's Guide to Carnival Glass,
c.1976, 9x11, 204p, HB, bw, Hawthorn Books, NY, information is provided about the four major manufacturers of
carnival glass, colors & patterns made, comparisons of grape patterns, late carnival glass & reproductions, 245 bw
photos + 32 color plates, bibliography, index; Out-of-Print

Moore, THE SHAPE OF THINGS IN CARNIVAL GLASS,
c.1975, 6x9, 117p, plastic comb binding color illus, privately published, focuses on the shapes found in carnival glass
using Hartung pattern names, ruffles, flutes, milk pitcher shapes, comparisons of grape patterns, etc, 55 color plates most
showing multiple items, w/ values, index. Out-of-Print

Presznick, CARNIVAL & IRIDESCENT GLASS PRICE GUIDE,
c.1962, 1st, 5x8, 150+p, PC, bw, bw line drawings. Out-of-Print

Presznick, CARNIVAL & IRIDESCENT GLASS W/ PG BK 2,
c.1964, 1st, 5x8, 140+p, PC, bw, privately published. Out-of-Print

Reichel, Modern Carnival Glass Collectors Bk 1,
c.1971, 5x8, 100p, SB, bw, Walsworth Pub Co, Jamestown, MO, modern carnvial glass pcs shown along w/ maker
when known, bw photos, includes some carnival glass bottles made by Wheaton glass (those photos are somewhat
fuzzy). Out-of-Print