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The Legacy of a Master Potter: Nampeyo and Her Descendants
The Legacy of a Master Potter: Nampeyo and Her Descendants
by Mary Ellen Blair
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The Hopi-Tewa Woman called Nampeyo is recognized today as one of the most important artists of the American Southwest. Through her hands, the craft of Hopi pottery blossomed into the revival of an art form almost lost. By the opening of the twentieth... (read more)

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The Collector's Encyclopedia of Cookie Jars
The Collector's Encyclopedia of Cookie Jars
by Fred Roerig
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The thousands of jars featured in these books range from the novelty, character variety to the exquisite limited editions. Each hardbound book features hundreds of beautiful color photos with complete descriptions, manufacturers, sizes, and histories... (read more)

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Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics Book II, Indentification and Values
Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics Book II, Indentification and Values
by Carole Bess White
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Each of these books has over 600 beautiful color photos of gorgeous Made In Japan ceramics. Book II is produced as a companion volume to Book I and none of the pieces pictured are repeated from the first book. Her first two books having been bestsellers,... (read more)

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Ceramics: A World Guide to Traditional Techniques
Ceramics: A World Guide to Traditional Techniques
by Bryan Sentance
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This comprehensive survey of traditional ceramics is organized into eight main sections, with over seventy topics: - The Raw Material--from the excavation and preparation fo the materials to descriptions of the different materials available - Forming... (read more)

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Rookwood Pottery: Identification & Value Guide
Rookwood Pottery: Identification & Value Guide
by Nick Nicholson
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Specifically focuses on bookends, paperweights, and animal figures. Identifies and catalogs over 250 items in over 300 color photos and/or drawings. There is a complete price guide, a chapter on fakes and reproductions, a discussion of Rookwood marks... (read more)

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Collector's Encyclopedia of Early Noritake
Collector's Encyclopedia of Early Noritake
by Aimee Neff Alden
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Presenting a splendidly organized and illustrated book to simplify the identification of and search for heirloom sets of Noritake china. It consists of four sections showing some 700 patterns (1891-1953) with their backmarks, names and numbers, and... (read more)

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Collector's Encyclopedia of Lefton China
Collector's Encyclopedia of Lefton China
by Loretta Delozier
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These books fill in the gaps of the history of Lefton china, plying the reader with a wealth of facts. With over 500 color photographs including rare and unusual items, Book I, with 1998 values, will be the collector's resource for years to come. Book II... (read more)

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Susie Cooper :an elegant affair
Susie Cooper :an elegant affair
by Bryny Youds
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Susie Cooper's inventive and varied designs are today seen as among the most innovative in world ceramics. This book celebrates a lifetimes's work of 70 years, illustrating a selection of designs from all periods of her career, from Art Deco lustreware... (read more)

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The Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics: Identification & Values (Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics)
The Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics: Identification & Values (Collector's Guide to Made in Japan Ceramics)
by Carole Bess White
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237) and index.... (read more)

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Stangl Pottery
Stangl Pottery
by Harvey Duke
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Readers will rely on this definitive Stangl Pottery reference for facts, figures and essential background information. Detailed history, lines listed alphabetically, glossary, and rundown of matching services/dealers round out this volume. Includes a... (read more)

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Hull Pottery: Decades of Design (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
Hull Pottery: Decades of Design (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
by Jeffrey B Snyder
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For much of the twentieth century, the A. E. Hull Pottery Company produced imaginative ceramics. Hundreds of color photographs display the scope of Hull pottery. Values are provided in the captions. Every collector of twentieth century ceramics and fans... (read more)

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The Arts & Crafts of Newcomb Pottery
The Arts & Crafts of Newcomb Pottery
by David Conradsen
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Sally Main is the senior curator of the Newcomb Art Gallery. David Conradsen is the Grace L. Brumbaugh and Richard E. Brumbaugh Associate Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the Saint Louis Art Museum. Martin Eidelberg is professor emeritus of art... (read more)

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500 Teapots, Volume 2 (Lark Ceramics Books)
500 Teapots, Volume 2 (Lark Ceramics Books)
by Jim Lawton
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The breathtaking 500 Teapots launched a bestselling series—and it remains hugely popular. Now comes a gorgeous follow-up that documents the continued vitality of the form and of a new group of top international artists. Ranging from classically... (read more)

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500 Prints on Clay: An Inspiring Collection of Image Transfer Work
500 Prints on Clay: An Inspiring Collection of Image Transfer Work
by Paul Andrew Wandless
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This breathtaking entry in the highly successful 500 Ceramics series ventures into the hottest area of modern ceramics: image transfer on clay. Juried by the renowned artist and teacher Paul Andrew Wandless, it showcases a visually intriguing collection... (read more)

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Collector's Guide to Taylor Smith & Taylor "Premier Potters of America" Lu-Ray Pastels U.S.A.: Featuring Conversation, Pebbleford, Vistosa and More
Collector's Guide to Taylor Smith & Taylor "Premier Potters of America" Lu-Ray Pastels U.S.A.: Featuring Conversation, Pebbleford, Vistosa and More
by Bill Meehan
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This colorful book includes a history of the company, as well as Vistosa, Coral Craft, Conversation, Versatile, and Pebbleford. In addition to hundreds of beautiful color photos, there are many vintage ads and catalogs. 1998 values.... (read more)

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Collectors Guide To Yellow Ware (Collector's Guide To Yellow Ware)
Collectors Guide To Yellow Ware (Collector's Guide To Yellow Ware)
by Lisz Mcallister
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Yellow ware was produced for over a century and played an important part in pottery history. Its popularity on the collector's market has brought about much new information in recent years. Lisa McAllister reveals the latest knowledge and introduces... (read more)

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At Home with Wedgwood: The Art of the Table
At Home with Wedgwood: The Art of the Table
by Tricia Foley
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Theres only one Wedgwood, but there are limitless expressions of Wedgwood style. At Home with Wedgwood showcases 250 years of the companys innovations-in all its manifestations-and the imaginative ways todays collectors draw inspiration from the past and... (read more)

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The Collector's Encyclopedia of Majolica
The Collector's Encyclopedia of Majolica
by Mariann Katz Marks
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Majolica Pottery features over 500 beautiful color photos and a value guide to reflect the latest trends. Loaded with information, this book is recommended for all collectors of this whimsical Victorian pottery. 2004 values.... (read more)

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Confrontational Ceramics
Confrontational Ceramics
by Judith S Schwartz
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Those who associate ceramics with functional vessels or charming knick-knacks are in for a shock. Clay may start out soft, but in the right hands it can deliver a hard blow. From British Toby Jugs to Marcel Duchamp's Fountain to a wall of gruesome tiles... (read more)

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Mounted Oriental Porcelain in the J. Paul Getty Museum
Mounted Oriental Porcelain in the J. Paul Getty Museum
by Gillian Wilson
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Since the Middle Ages Europeans mounted oriental porcelain in settings of precious or semiprecious metal as a tribute to the value of the pieces. And beginning in the 18th century, it became increasingly fashionable in Parisian society to decorate the... (read more)

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