Literary Glass

Literary Glass

Toast to the timeless themes of classic literature with these glasses featuring text from favorite books.
created by

Brian Johnson

$14.00

Brian Johnson created by

Brian Johnson

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Library Libations

You don't need an ascot and a home library to wrap up the day with a nightcap and a good book - just these rocks glasses, featuring text from classic novels. The graphic cachet of first edition title pages is paired with passages from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, Victor Hugo's Les Miserables, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, and Shakespeare's Hamlet. These glasses make distinctive barware and a great gift for any literature lover. Made in Virginville, Pennsylvania.

Sold individually.

Brian Johnson

created by

Brian Johnson

location

Massachusetts

“I hope my glasses serve as conversation pieces and fun ways to bring people together.”

By day, Boston-based designer Brian Johnson creates high-performance composite products for the medical and military industries. By night, his passion for creating modern, functional home goods takes over. He enjoys working with simple, sustainable materials in striking ways and applying novel approaches to everyday objects. With eco-friendly manufacturing in mind, he selects recyclable and repurposed materials whenever possible and makes every effort to source materials and services locally through other small businesses in the United States.

Made from
glass
Measurements
3.5" H x 3.25" diameter; 11 fl. oz. capacity
Care
Hand wash recommended
Item ID
42187

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UncommonGoodsLiterary Glass
 
4.9

(based on 32 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (28)
  • Unique (26)
  • Comfortable to hold (23)
  • Thick glass (13)
  • Durable (12)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Home (22)
  • Decorative (15)
  • Informal (12)
  • Formal (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Practical (11), Stylish (10), Budget shopper (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (11)

Reviewed by 32 customers

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5.0

Pride & Prejudice glass? Yes Please!

By 

from Kankakee, IL

About Me Stylish

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Comfortable To Hold
  • Thick Glass
  • Unique

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Decorative
    • Home
    • Informal

    Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

    It hasn't been used yet because it's a Christmas present, but I'm sure it will be used for entertaining. My sister-in-law and I are Jane Austen fans and so this was a perfect gift for her.

     
    5.0

    Great glasses!

    By 

    from Kent, WA

    About Me Practical

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    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Comfortable To Hold
    • Durable
    • Thick Glass
    • Unique

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Decorative
      • Formal
      • Home
      • Informal

      Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

      We love this product! They have great designs and are durable. Great value.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      My New Favorite Glass

      By 

      from Baltimore, MD

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      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Comfortable To Hold
      • Dishwasher Safe
      • Durable
      • Thick Glass
      • Unique

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Decorative
        • Home
        • Informal

        Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

        Quality product that's unique and perfect for any Pride and Prejudice fan.

         
        5.0

        Great Gift

        By 

        from Ohio

        About Me Practical

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Unique

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home

          Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

          This was perfect for my sister! It is such a unique gift idea.

           
          5.0

          Great Product

          By 

          from New Hampshire

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Comfortable To Hold
          • Unique

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

              The glass is well made and the writing is clear. I'm very happy with this purchase.

               
              5.0

              Beautiful gift for a musical theatre and literature lover!

              By 

              from Lancaster, PA

              About Me Practical

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              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Thick Glass
              • Unique

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Home

                Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

                This was given as a gift to my sister to thank her for being a bridesmaid in my wedding.

                 
                5.0

                I would absolutely buy this again

                By 

                from Clover, South Carolina

                About Me Practical

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                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Comfortable To Hold
                • Dishwasher Safe
                • Durable
                • Thick Glass
                • Unique

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Decorative
                  • Home
                  • Informal

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

                  Use this as a bourbon glass. Great quality, as expected. Always count on uncommon goods for unique and fun gifts, that are still amazing quality and stylish.

                   
                  5.0

                  Awesome purchase!!

                  By 

                  from Oak Creek WI

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                  Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

                  Fantastic, unique affordable gift!!

                   
                  5.0

                  Loved these glasses!

                  By 

                  from Ohio

                  About Me Practical

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Comfortable To Hold
                  • Durable
                  • Unique

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Decorative
                    • Home

                    Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

                    Very pleased with quality of these glasses. Perfect size. Got a set of 4. Loved the book choices. Highly recommend for any book lover.

                     
                    5.0

                    The set was a perfect and unusual hostess gift

                    By 

                    from Asheville, NC

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                    Pros

                    • Attractive Design
                    • Comfortable To Hold
                    • Durable
                    • Unique

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Home

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Literary Glass:

                      For serious book readers, the literary glasses are a perfect gift. Our long time friends were just delighted with this set after hosting us in their home. Book Club attendees will use them often as will guests at other gatherings. Our friends plan to use them without a word to guests at first, to watch what happens when the first person notices what they really are.

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