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Modern Japanese Ceramics: Pathways of Innovation & Tradition
Modern Japanese Ceramics: Pathways of Innovation & Tradition
by Lark Books
Publisher Comments
For more than 30 years, Dr. Anneliese and Dr. Wulf Crueger—guided by Saeko Itô—have devoted themselves to studying, understanding, and collecting Japanese ceramics. Today, they share the rich fruits of their knowledge with this... (read more)

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Kovels' New Dictionary of Marks (Kovels' Dictionary of Marks: Pottery & Porcelain)
Kovels' New Dictionary of Marks (Kovels' Dictionary of Marks: Pottery & Porcelain)
by Ralph Kovel
Publisher Comments
You may be the owner of a valuable piece of porcelain or pottery, but the cryptic symbol on the underside of the piece may be your only clue to its value. Kovels' New Dictionary of Marks: 1850 to the Present will help you identify your pieces. Kovels... (read more)

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Chinese Ceramics: From the Paleolithic Period Through the Qing Dynasty (Culture & Civilization of China)
Chinese Ceramics: From the Paleolithic Period Through the Qing Dynasty (Culture & Civilization of China)
by Laurie E. Barnes
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This lavishly illustrated catalogue is a comprehensive historical review of Chinese ceramics covering newly excavated discoveries from the Paleolithic era thousands of years ago to the end of the Qing dynasty in 1911. Throughout Chinas history there has... (read more)

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Pyrex: The Unauthorized Collector's Guide
Pyrex: The Unauthorized Collector's Guide
by Barbara E Mauzy
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More popular than ever, Corning's PYREX is one of the most recognized and collected of vintage kitchen glass. Ovenware, FLAMEWARE, colorful later additions, laboratory glass, and more are presented in an organized format in this revised and expanded 4th... (read more)

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Toby & Character Jugs (Shire Library)
Toby & Character Jugs (Shire Library)
by Graham Mclaren
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The Toby jug is often seen a s a uniquely British form of ceramics. Its history dates back at least as far as the 1770s, and it is possible to trace its ancestors even further back to the creation of anthropomorphic jugs and bottles by medieval potters... (read more)

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The World of Wade Whimsies
The World of Wade Whimsies
by Ian Warner
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In the 1950s, the Wade potteries of England and Ireland became famous for the miniature ceramic figurines sold under the Whimsies name. Decades later, Wade is still producing Whimsies and they are popular with collectors of all ages. Over 800 striking... (read more)

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Early American Cast Iron Holloware 1645-1900: Pots, Kettles, Teakettles, and Skillets
Early American Cast Iron Holloware 1645-1900: Pots, Kettles, Teakettles, and Skillets
by John Tyler
About the Author
John Tyler was educated in museum studies through the Hagley Foundation Fellowship Program in Greenville, Delaware and has a MA from the University of Delaware (1967). He spent ten years as a curator with the William Penn Museum in Harrisburg... (read more)

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Bristol Pottery 1784 - 1972
Bristol Pottery 1784 - 1972
by John Carson
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John Carson is a Londoner who has lived in Weston-super-Mare for most of the past 40 years. In the mid-1980's, he began collecting earthenwares produced by "The Bristol Pottery," which was the factory associated with the name "Pountney" for much of its... (read more)

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George Ohr: The Greatest Art Potter on Earth
George Ohr: The Greatest Art Potter on Earth
by Eugene Hecht
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The definitive and most up-to-date volume on the celebrated Biloxi artist, who was the most revolutionary art potter of his time. Called the Mad Potter of Biloxi, the Apostle of Individuality, and the self-proclaimed Greatest Art Potter on Earth, George... (read more)

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Adam Silverman Ceramics
Adam Silverman Ceramics
by Katrina (con) Dickson
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Adam Silverman is the face of a new generation of artists focused on ceramics and pottery, a medium that has not had major presence in the contemporary art world for many years. Incorporating traditional pottery techniques with his own experimental... (read more)

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Art of Clay: Timeless Pottery of the Southwest
Art of Clay: Timeless Pottery of the Southwest
by Lee M Cohen
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This book covers the lives and works of the historically most innovative potters such as Maria Martinez, Nampeyo, Popovi Da, and Margaret Tafoya, and 17 other ceramic artists who continue to change the world of southwestern art. Much of the art shown... (read more)

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Mocha and Related Dipped Wares, 1770—1939
Mocha and Related Dipped Wares, 1770—1939
by Jonathan Rickard
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An authoritative guide to the history and craft of this rare and much sought-after ceramic ware.... (read more)

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Old Base Metal Spoons
Old Base Metal Spoons
by F. G. Hilton Price
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Spoons made of pewter or the copper alloy latten may have been the humbler relatives of silverware in days gone by, but they can still be of great antique interest and value. In this guide, originally published in 1908, FG Hilton Price looks at many... (read more)

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The Book of Griswold & Wagner: Favorite Pique - Sidney Hollow Ware - Wapak
The Book of Griswold & Wagner: Favorite Pique - Sidney Hollow Ware - Wapak
by David G. Smith
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The Book of Griswold & Wagner, referred to as the "blue book" by collectors, is the most complete, accurate, and widely used reference guide and is coveted by collectors. This revised 5th edition features more pictures, updated values for cast iron... (read more)

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Keramik der 50er Jahre: Formen, Farben Und Dekore: Ein Handbuch
Keramik der 50er Jahre: Formen, Farben Und Dekore: Ein Handbuch
by Horst Makus
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This new handbook provides important information about German ceramics of the 1950s, including new biographies of artists and companies, ceramic terminology, additional illustrations and photographs, indices of more than 3,200 model numbers and over 1... (read more)

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Meiji Ceramics
Meiji Ceramics
by Giselda Jahn
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Pressure exerted by America in 1854 caused Japan to open its doors after 260 years of isolation. Wide receptiveness to everything Western was the driving force behind the modernization of Japan initiated by the Meiji government, yet it also induced a... (read more)

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Contemporary Japanese Ceramics: Fired with Passion
Contemporary Japanese Ceramics: Fired with Passion
by Samuel J. Lurie
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The approximately 150 works included here have been selected from major Japanese institutions and noted Western collections; all are strikingly photographed in full color and represent the greatest modern masterpieces of Japanese ceramic art.... (read more)

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Studio Pottery
Studio Pottery
by Oliver Watson
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The 'studio pottery' movement of the twentieth century has been influential throughout the world. This book is the catalogue of the national collection of British studio pottery, which is held by the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and contains over... (read more)

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Collectible Spoons of the 3rd Reich
Collectible Spoons of the 3rd Reich
by James A. Yannes
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Collectible Spoons of the 3rd Reich covers a plethora of German, 3rd Reich spoon types with over 200 illustrative photographs and over 19,000 words of description and relevant history.... (read more)

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Wedgwood Jasperware (Shire Library)
Wedgwood Jasperware (Shire Library)
by Gaye Blake-roberts
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'Jasper' refers to the highly distinctive blue-and-white wares that have been produced by the Wedgwood company for more than two centuries. It was arguably Josiah Wedgwood's most important contribution to ceramic art and was a direct result of several... (read more)

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