Books Available for Purchase
A collector cannot have too many books on pewter. A picture here or there can help identify many pieces. Many of the best books on pewter are no longer in print.
We offer books on occasion, not as book collectors but as references on pewter.
Guide to American Pewter by Carl Jacobs
Pewter in America by Ledlie Laughlin
These books are from 1940 and original. They are complete with hard case. The information here about the pewterers is timeless. Only 1500 copies were printed. A must for any collector of American pewter. We also have additional books available but without the hard case and at lower prices depending on condition.
American Pewter in the Collection of Dr. & Mrs. Melvyn D. Wolf
Collecting American Pewter by Katherine Ebert
British Pewter & Britannia Metal for Pleasure and Investment by Christopher Peal
This hard cover book by Christopher Peal from 1971 is a good reference on British pewter.
American Pewter by J.B. Kerfoot
$40 – 1924 1st edition
$25 – 1942 reprint in hard cover
Connecticut Pewter and Pewterers by John Carl Thomas