Jewellery History Today in London, Issue 30, Autumn 2017, wrote:
  • Clasps… a book by jeweller and historian Anna Tabakhova, which is sure to become the standard work of reference on the subject.
  •  …invaluable resource for jewellery historians... ten years of research have resulted in a fascinating and pioneering study which has brought a hitherto neglected aspect of jewellery studies into new focus. History Today Clasp book Anna Tabakhova review

Metalsmith Tech N° 39 Spring 2019, page 20
Marie Chabrol's interviewed the author (in English and French), who is she ? Why did she write the book?

    • wonderful work noticed by the French as international industry jewelry.
    • quite 300 pages highly documented and illustrated, the author allows us to discover a work made for jewelers, students and lovers of jewels. 
    • a book to have in all good bookcases
    • a reasonable price for this amazing book. 
    • I think everybody is happy to have the chance to buy it... a miracle 
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