George N. Kulles

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General Information

Name: George N. Kulles

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fictional History, Non-Fiction (Antique Glass)

Born: December 12, 1926 in Peoria, Illinois

Website: N/A


Illinois Connection

Kulles was born in Peoria, Illinois and has lived in East Moline, Rock Island and Chicago, Illinois. He currently resides in Homer Glen, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kulles was born in Peoria and moved to East Moline, Illinois. Honorably discharged from the US Army, he attended Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois where he received his Bachelor Degree. He moved back to Chicago and earned his Masters Degree from DePaul University, then took post-graduate classes at Loyala University and at the University of Chicago.

His interest in antiques have led him to a secondary career - conserving, appraising, writing and lecturing about antique glass paperweights. Kulles is also a violinist and has played in several symphony orchestras and is currently first violinist of the Allegro String Quartet.

Published Works

  • Identifying Antique Paperweights - Millefiori, Paperweight Press, 1985
  • Identifying Antique Paperweights - Lampwork , Paperweight Press, 1987
  • The Curse of the Imperial Paperweights, Paperweight Press , 1995
  • Identifying Antique Paperweights - The Less Familiar, Paperweight Press, 2002
  • Wheel of God: Shards of the Assassin, Echelon Press, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Identifying Antique Paperweights: Lampwork

ISBN: 0933756135
Release Date: 1987-10-01

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The Curse of the Imperial Paperweights

ISBN: 0933756194
Release Date: 1996-08-01

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Identifying Antique Paperweights: The Less Familiar

ISBN: 0933756437
Release Date: 2002-01-01

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Shards of the Assassin (Wheel of God)

ISBN: 1590805100
Release Date: 2007-07-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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George N. Kulles on Amazon


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