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Category: All Categories: Crafts and Skills: Ceramics
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1.
Albis, Antoine d'.  
Faïence et Pâte Tendre

Publisher: Paris, Dessain & Tolra, 1979.
168 p., photos incl. color, charts, tables; 25.5 cm. This photographic essay, directed specifically to potters with access to an electric kiln capable of attaining 1250° C., discusses different clays, describes preparing the clay, measuring, plaster models, lost-wax & moulding processes, slips, enamels, and cooking; with extensive temperature graphs and a selective bibliography. Glossy color pictorial covers; no dj; near fine. Stock#33170.

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2.
ATTERBURY, PAUL  
The Doulton Story: A Souvenir Booklet Produced Originally for the Exhibition Held At the Victoria and Albert Museum, London: 30 May-12 August 1979

Publisher: ROYAL DOULTON TABLEWARE Stoke on Trent, 1979.
Very Good, Paperback. ISBN: 090626202x Paperback. B&W photos, biblio. Exhibition catalog; Square 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 104 pages

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3.
Atterbury, Paul & Irvine, Louise, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Doulton Story - a Souvenir Booklet Produced Originally for the Exhibition Held at the Victoria and Albert Museum London

Publisher: Royal Doulton Tableware Limited Stoke on Trent, England 1979.
104 pp, wht SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel. The booklet tells the Doulton story with information on early Lambeth wares, exhibtions, the Lambeth studio, commemorative wares, Burselm art wares adn more. No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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4.
Bates, Shirley:  
Popular Pottery

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1982. (1st Edition).
128pp with numerous col. and b/w illus. A useful all-round handbook with chapters on :- clay, establishing a pottery workshop, the pinch pot, slab ware, coiled pottery, pottery made from plaster moulds, the potter's wheel, techniques, decoration, glazes, faults and remedies, useful tips, and making it pay. Very good cond - laminated pictorial board covers. 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches

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5.
Butler, Robert, Samantha Adams & Meghan Humphreys  
The American Ceramic Society, 100 Years

Publisher: American Ceramic Society NP, 1998.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 188890304X In DJ; Brown cloth hardback. Xii + 180 pp. Color & B&W illustrations; Folio; xii + 180 pages

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6.
Clark, Kenneth  
The Potter's Manual

Publisher: Edison, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc., 1995..
Reprint. 25½ X 20 cm. Black boards, foil titles on spine, 208 pp, glossary, index. Tiny tear to front endpaper at head of gutter, else near fine, slight shelf wear. DJ fine in Brodart archival cover. Illustrated with hundreds of color and b & w photos and drawings. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 12 oz.)

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7.
Cox, George J. (James) 1884-  
Pottery For Artists, Craftsmen, and Teachers Illustrated by the Author

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan, 1935.
ix, 200 p., illus., 19 cm. "This book sets our to tell in simple terms some of the processes of Potting, practicable to the student and to the more finished craftsman." Stock# 32,181. Vg/ dj good +

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8.
Diderot, Denis & d'Alembert, Jean  
ART DE LA CÉRAMIQUE : Recueil de Planches, sur les sciences, les arts libéraux et les arts méchaniques aves leur explication.

Publisher: Paris, Bibliothèque de l'Image, c2001.
. Publisher isbn: 291466124X. Folio. Facsimile reproduction of the volume of plates published to accompany Diderot's Encyclopedie of 1776. Paperback Very good condition A valuable source of illustrations of the arts and crafts before the industrial revolution. Text in French

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9.
Hobson, R.L.  
THE WARES OF THE MING DYNASTY
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Publisher: Rutland Tuttle, 1969.
Second Impression 208 pages plus 59 plates; Errata sheet "Correction of Page References in the Index" laid in. Very good condition in a very good dust jacket and slip-case.

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10.
Institute for Foreign Trade.  
Handicrafts of Italy.

Publisher: Rome, Italy: Institute for Foreign Trade, n.d..
1st issue printed stiff wraps. Minor wear to edges, and rubbing to cover. Fully illustrated. 159+ pp. Includes ceramics, textiles, carpets, glassware, dolls, musical instruments, etc. VG. Soft Cover

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11.
Jones, Kristen  
Glass & Ceramic Painting
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Glass & Ceramic Painting by Kristen Jones, Better Homes and Gardens, paperback, 1999, 64 pages, illustrated in color

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12.
Lee, Ruth (Wile)  
Exploring the World of Pottery, by Ruth Lee. Designed by Mary Gehr.

Publisher: Chicago, Childrens Press [1967].
93 p. illus. (part col.) 28 cm. A survey of the handicraft of pottery and what it reveals about the civilizations it represents. Bibliography: p. 85. Stock# 40,857. Vg/ illustrated boards.

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13.
Lester, Katherine Morris  
Creative Ceramics: A Primitive Craft Becomes a Fine Art

Publisher: Peoria, IL: The Manual Arts Press, 1948..
23 X 16 cm. VG/No dj. Pale grey cloth, maroon titles on front board & spine, 213 pp, 136 figures (mostly b & w photos), index. Corners bumped, extremities rubbed, owner's name and some notes on front endpapers. Beginning book on ceramics deals mostly with methods of forming, decorating, and firing. Contents: clay as a craft medium; making a beginning; modeling from nature forms; historic design as source material; figurines and the figure; decorative tiles; ceramic ornament; pottery making; the potter's wheel; glazing; firing; mold making and casting; a finish for the plaster cast. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

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14.
Nelson, Glenn C.  
Ceramics A Potter's Handbook Third Edition

Publisher: N.Y., Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1971.
x, 248 p., illus. (22 color, "over 500" b/w), 25.5 cm. "A studio handbok for the practicing potter." Stock# 32,180. Good+, very little underlining, traces of clay/ soft cover.

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15.
New York School of Interior Design  
Pottery and Porcelain Lesson No. XIII
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Pottery and Porcelain Lesson No. XIII by New York School of Interior Design, 1936, 24pp, ppr, lesson and examination questions, pottery and porcelain, oriental ware, Italian, French, England, Holland, Americn,

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16.
Pecker, Andre  
Cahiers de la Ceramique du Verre et des Arts du Feu #33
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Publisher: Societe des Amis du Musee National de Ceramique, Sevres, France, 1964.
Paperback. Condition: Fair+/None "Paper portfolio--toned with age and shelfworn, with closed 1-in. tear along top and bottom corner dogeared--enclosing a staplebound softcover, commensurately water damaged along upper edge throughout, though not seeming to affect text. Some pages are sticking together. Laid in are 9 separate pages inside another folder, with page numbers, of color illustrations. Quarto." "Illustrated with color and B&W photos; the pages bearing tipped-on color illustrations are intentionally loose. Three articles in addition to an editorial: Le Probleme Lyon-Nevers; Visite en 1764 de deux Chinois a la Manufacture royale de Sevres; and Le carafe de Piombino, III-IV siecle apres J.-C., ancetre des verres de circonstance. In French with article summaries in English.". Language: French and English. Pages: 70

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17.
Pecker, Andre  
Cahiers de la Ceramique du Verre et des Arts du Feu #32
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Publisher: Societe des Amis du Musee National de Ceramique, Sevres, France, 1963.
Paperback. Condition: Fair-/None "Paper portfolio, toned with age and stained, enclosing a staplebound softcover, commensurately water damaged along upper edge throughout, though not seeming to affect text, and binding finished with a black ribbon. Some pages are sticking together. Laid in is a folder with 9 loose, numbered pages of color illustrations, which appear intended to be laid into text of the bound book, and one of which has a small chunk torn off the bottom corner. Quarto." "Illustrated with B&W photos of earthenware, tiled stoves and stained glass. In French with article summaries in English.". Language: French and English. Pages: 288

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18.
Rhodes, Daniel, 1911-  
Clay and Glazes for the Potter.

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Book Co. [1973].
xix, 330 p. illus. (part col.) 27 cm. This "is two complete books in one. Clay includes all fundamental details (origin, chemical,and physical nature, kinds, preparing, drying, firing, etc.) and also practical information on formulating, blending, adjusting colors, textures, earthenware, stoneware, porcelain,etc. with recipes. Glazes are also covered completely: basic theory and fundementals, originating and calculating recipes, frits, textures, colors, blending, etc. Bibliography: p. 325. Stock# 42,552. Vg / dj vg.

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19.
Silberman, Robert.  
CONTEMPORARY MONSTERS.

Publisher: Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis: 2009.
Paperback. Very Good+. 9781932706185 Small quarto, stapled, black illustrated wraps, 27 pages. This book is in very good condition overall; wraps lightly rubbed, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. [-]xz [-]xz

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20.
Smith, Alan  
The Illustrated Guide to Liverpool Herculaneum Pottery, 1796-1840

Publisher: Praeger Publishers NY, 1970.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket, Hardcover Brown cloth hardback. Xvi + 191 B&W plates + 142 pp. Also color plates & maps. Appendices, biblio, index; 8vo; xvi + 142 pages

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21.
Susan & Martin Penny  
Ceramic Painting Made Easy
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Ceramic Painting Made Easy, by Susan & Martin Penny, Sterling Publishing, 1999, hard cover, decorated cover, 61 pages, quick ideas to transform your tableware, sponging, stenciling and dragging techniques explained

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22.
Trevor, Henry  
Pottery Step-by-Step

Publisher: New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, Inc. (Billboard), 1975..
5th ptg. 26½ X 21 cm. Fine/VG. Full light grey cloth, foil titles on front board & spine, 128 pp, many b & w photos, index. DJ has two small tears to top edge; in Brodart archival cover. Introductory book on making pottery. Contents: clay; pottery without a wheel; how to throw a pot; trimming & handling; decoratings; glazing; kiln firing; a pottery of your own; five short chapters of miscellaneous information. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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23.
Valenstein, Suzanne G.  
THE HERZMAN COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS.

Publisher: Stanley Herzman, 1992.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket Very Good. Small quarto, blue cloth, 123 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; pages lightly wavy along upper margins, but otherwise clean & tight. Dust Jacket bright, now protected in a mylar cover. Presentation bookplate from Herzman. Presentation bookplate from Herzman.

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24.
Valenstein, Suzanne G.  
Highlights of Chinese Ceramics
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Highlights of Chinese Ceramics by Suzanne G. Valenstein, 48 pages, paperback, 1981, illustrated in color and b/w, adapted from the author's comprehensive survey of the history of Chinese pottery

Appr.: | AUD 10.67 CAD 10.53 EUR 7.27 GBP 6.11 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 114.29 

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25.
Viski, Karoly  
Tiszafured Pottery
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Tiszafured Pottery arranged by Karoly Viski, published by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1932, paperback, 8 color plages, 177 illustrations, in English

Appr.: | AUD 33.33 CAD 32.89 EUR 22.73 GBP 19.08 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 416.67 ZAR 357.14 

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26.
Yutaka, Mino  
CERAMICS IN THE LIAO DYNASTY
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Publisher: New York China Institute in America, 1973.
First printing Exhibition catalogue for exhibition at China House Gallery, 1973; 86 pages. Paperback in near very good condition.

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