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Commemorative Pottery & Porcelain

James Mackay

ISBN:  0 900391 68 5

A small but useful guide to commemoratives inc. Toby jugs, flat-backs, Naval, Railway, Christmas, pot-lids etc. 6" x 8.5". 63 pp. inc. 30 b/w pl. HB with d/j.
Garnstone Press Ltd. : London (1971).
Very minor foxing to page fore edges.


£ 6.00

Collecting Old Lustre Ware

W. Bosanko


The original study of British lustreware. Still invaluable despite recent advances in knowledge which make some parts out of date. HB book, no d/j (non issued). 4.4” x 6.9”. 112 pp. inc. 47 b/w pl. William Heinemann: London (1st ed. 1916). Some wear to edges and corners of boards.


£ 7.00

Wedgwood Chats

Harry Barnard

ISBN:  912014-07-5

Originally pub. in 1924. A book by an employee of the factory with original research. HB with a d/j which appears to be hand made. 5.5” x 8.3”. 260 pp. inc. 23 b/w pl. plus 66 pp. of b/w pl. Buten Museum of Wedgwood (1970). Marker pen on inside front & back boards. Pen marks pp.117, 120 & 140.


£ 13.00

Classical Wedgwood Designs

Carol M. Macht

Library of Congress No. 57-12188

"The sources and their use and the relationship of Wedgwood jasper ware [etc.]...”. A study of sprigs & bas-reliefs with original research. 160 x 600 mm (6.25” x 9.25”). HB with d/j. 144 pp. inc. 65 b/w pl. Gramercy Pub. Co. NY. (1957). Pen price on fep. Tiny tear on corner of d/j.



English and Scottish Earthenware 1660-1860

G. Bernard Hughes


An introduction to a wide variety of British ceramic wares, inc. black basalt, mochaware, lustreware etc. HB with d/j. 5.75” x 8.9”. 228 pp. plus 4 pp. col. pl. plus 46 pp. of b/w pl.
Abbey Fine Arts: London (no date but orig. pub. 1961). Very minor wear at ends of spine.


£ 8.00

English Cream-coloured Earthenware

Donald C. Towner


A pioneering study with original research. Well illustr. HB with d/j. 6.5” x 10”. 107 pp. plus 4 pp. of col. pl. plus 96 pp. of b/w pl. Faber and Faber: London (rare 1st ed. 1957).
D/j has a few very small tears and is price clipped. Slightly age yellowed.


£ 20.00

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Antique China and Glass under £5

Geoffrey A. Godden


Old, but lots of useful info. on neglected wares inc. mochaware etc. HB with d/j., 5.6” x 8.7”. 129 pp. plus 47 b/w pl. (1966) Arthur Barker Ltd: London.
Ex-libris. stamps, cards removed, soiled, d/j. has adhesive clear cover.


£ 6.00

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Abbreviations: pp. = pages. pl. = plates (images). Ex-libris = ex-library
PB = paperback. HB = hard back. b/w = black & white. col. = colour.
d/j = dust jacket. inc. = including. ed. = edition. fep. = front end papers.
rep. = rear end papers. sp. = spine. frontis = image page at front before pagination.

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