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Keramic Art of Japan, Audsley, George A., and Bowes, James L.
1 Audsley, George A., and Bowes, James L. Keramic Art of Japan
London Henry Sotheran and Co. 1881 1881 First Edition Publisher's Cloth Poor 4to. 
304pp. 32 plates, many of which are stunning chromolithographs; some photos, some engravings. Also a comprehensively illustrated section on marks and monograms at the end. Some of the plates and first pages are loose (no loss), up to page 13 - though some of the plates may have fallen out of their correct position in the book. The book has been given fresh endpapers. The loose pages are chipped and browned round the edges; there is generally some browning to the edges of the pages. Top edge gilt. The spine is well bumped at head and foot and the cover is rubbed at the bottom edge. The cardboard slipcase in which the book is currently residing belongs to another Japanese publication! 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Sunderland Pottery, Baker, John C.
2 Baker, John C. Sunderland Pottery
Sunderland Thomas Reed Publications 1984 1984 0900335777 / 9780900335778 5th Edition Soft Cover Very Good 4to. 
136 pp., illustrated. Looks at the famous pink / purple lustreware and creamware, as well as the frog-mug 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Karatsu Ware - A tradition of Diversity, Becker, Johanna
3 Becker, Johanna Karatsu Ware - A tradition of Diversity
Tokyo & New York Kodansha International 1986 1986 0870117491 / 9780870117497 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 4to. 
220 pp., illustrated. very nice copy 30.5 cm tall 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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History of Ancient Pottery (and Porcelain). Egyptian, Assyrian and Greek. Two Vols, Birch, James
4 Birch, James History of Ancient Pottery (and Porcelain). Egyptian, Assyrian and Greek. Two Vols
London John Murray 1858 1858 First Edition Gilt-decorated Cloth Very Good Large 8vo. 
415 and 437 pp. Volume 1 6 coloured plates and b&w illustrations no. 1-137 and volume 2 six coloured plates and plates 138-207. Volume 1 deals with Eyptian, Oriental and Greek pottery, volume 2 with Greek, Etruscan, Roman, Celtic, Teutonic and Scandinavian pottery. A very nice set in original cloth; head and foot of spine bumped; corner edges a little bumped but otherwise clean, bright and tight with a circular Greek design in gilt to the front panels of the brown straight grained cloth. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Quimper : Trois Siecles de Faiences: 1690-1990 [and] Catalogue. Two volumes, Blottiere, Sylvie and Laurent Cahn and others
5 Blottiere, Sylvie and Laurent Cahn and others Quimper : Trois Siecles de Faiences: 1690-1990 [and] Catalogue. Two volumes
Quimper Editions Ouest-France 1990 1990 Paperback Fine 4to. 
Two volumes in slipcase. 144; 271 pp. Large format paperbacks in slipcase. Slight crease to one spine. Very clean and bright copies. No ownership names. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. Text in French language. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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De Porceleyne Fles : De Wedergeboorte van een Delftse Aardewerkfabriek, Bogaers, Marie-Rose and Karin Gaillard and Marie-Louise Ten Horn-Van Nispen
6 Bogaers, Marie-Rose and Karin Gaillard and Marie-Louise Ten Horn-Van Nispen De Porceleyne Fles : De Wedergeboorte van een Delftse Aardewerkfabriek
Utrecht & Antwerp Veen / Reflex 1986 1986 9063221258 / 9789063221256 Paperback Very Good 4to. 
275 pp. Large format paperback. Clean copy. No ownership marks. Black & white illustrations throughout. Text in Dutch language. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Quimper Pottery : A French Fold Art Faience, Bondhus, Sandra V.
7 Bondhus, Sandra V. Quimper Pottery : A French Fold Art Faience
N.p. N.p. 1995 1995 096408550x / 9780964085503 Revised Edition Laminated Boards Near Fine 4to. 
Inscribed by the author on the half-title. Third printing. xii, 244 pp. Colour pictorial laminated boards. No jacket, as issued. Minor bumping to spine ends. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. Very clean copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The New Keramic Gallery - 2 Vols, Chaffers, William  CUNDALL, H.M (Edited by)
8 Chaffers, William CUNDALL, H.M (Edited by) The New Keramic Gallery - 2 Vols
London Reeves and Turner 1926 1926 Decorative Boards Near Fine Large 8vo. 
TWO VOLUMES 694 pp. Containing seven hundred illustrations of rare, curious and choice examples of Pottery and Porcelain from early times to the beginning of the twentieth century. 26 cm. tall. chipped dustwrappers, but lovely bright cloth on the books. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Potter's Art : A Complete History of Pottery in Britain, Clark, Garth
9 Clark, Garth The Potter's Art : A Complete History of Pottery in Britain
London Phaidon Press 1995 1995 0714832022 / 9780714832029 Hardback Fine 4to. 
239 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust jacket. Very clean copy. Minimal wear. No ownership marks. Full-colour illustrations throughout. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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Concept and Form : Bernard Leach, Cooper, Emmanuel
10 Cooper, Emmanuel Concept and Form : Bernard Leach
Penzance Penlee House Gallery & Museum 2002 2002 Paperback Very Good Square 8vo. 
36 pp. Original pictorial paper wrappers. Clean copy. No ownership marks. Published to accompany the exhibition in Penzance in 2002. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Pilkington's Royal Lancastrian Pottery and Tiles, Cross, A. J.
11 Cross, A. J. Pilkington's Royal Lancastrian Pottery and Tiles
London Richard Dennis 1980 1980 0715369385 / 9780715369388 Illustrated Boards Very Good 4to. 
93 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Lucca e le Porcellane della Manifattura Ginori  Commissioni patrizie e ordinativi di Corte ; Lucca and the Porcelain of the Ginori Manufactory. Works commissioned by Aristocratic Families and Court Patronage, D'Agliano, Andreina Alessandro Biancalana ; Luca Melegati ; Gino Turchi ; Manifattura Ginori;
12 D'Agliano, Andreina Alessandro Biancalana ; Luca Melegati ; Gino Turchi ; Manifattura Ginori; Lucca e le Porcellane della Manifattura Ginori Commissioni patrizie e ordinativi di Corte ; Lucca and the Porcelain of the Ginori Manufactory. Works commissioned by Aristocratic Families and Court Patronage
Italy Maria Pacini Fazzi Editori 2001 2001 8872464765 / 9788872464762 Soft Cover Near Fine Square 4to. 
ITALIAN and ENGLISH Text. 325 pp., illustrated in colour and b/w. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Dorset Country Pottery: The Kilns of the Verwood District, Draper, Jo; Copland-Griffiths, Penny
13 Draper, Jo; Copland-Griffiths, Penny Dorset Country Pottery: The Kilns of the Verwood District
Marlborough, United Kingdom The Crowood Press Ltd 2002 2002 186126514x / 9781861265142 First Edition Cloth Very Good Small 4to 
192pp. Illustrated profusely in colour and black and white 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Apothecary Jars: Pharmaceutical Pottery and Porcelain in Europe and the East 1150-1850, Drey, Rudolf E. A.
14 Drey, Rudolf E. A. Apothecary Jars: Pharmaceutical Pottery and Porcelain in Europe and the East 1150-1850
London Faber & Faber 1978 1978 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
249 pp. Cloth in dw. Dw slightly edgeworn. Name stamp to ffep. Numerous b&w and colour illustrations. VG copy in dw. 101 d 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Ceramica D'Onda, Galvez, Francesc Esteve
15 Galvez, Francesc Esteve Ceramica D'Onda
Castello Diputacio de Castello 1993 1993 Hardback Near Fine 8vo. 
253 pp. Harback in dust jacket. Dj slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Full-colour illustrations throughout. Introductory text in Catalan. History of majolica style ceramics of Ouda, Spain. Text in Catalan only. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Under-Glaze Colour Picture Prints on Staffordshire Pottery, The Pictorial Pot Lid Book, George Clarke, Harold
16 George Clarke, Harold Under-Glaze Colour Picture Prints on Staffordshire Pottery, The Pictorial Pot Lid Book
Leamington Spa Courier Press 1970 1970 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
307 pp., Over 450 pictures in monochrome. Jacket chipped, slightly rubbed. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Poole Potteries, Hawkins, Jennifer
17 Hawkins, Jennifer The Poole Potteries
London & Delaware Barrie & Jenkins 1980 1980 0091424100 / 9780091424107 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Small 4to 
224 pp., illus., some fraying to jacket edges, price clipped 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Fifty Years a Potter, Holland, W. Fishley
18 Holland, W. Fishley Fifty Years a Potter
Tring Pottery Quarterly 1958 1958 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
ix, 105 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Slight spotting to fore-edge. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. B&w illustrations. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Works of Matazo Kayama, Kayama, Matazo
19 Kayama, Matazo The Works of Matazo Kayama
Japan Gakken 1990 1990 4051033228 / 9784051033224 First Edition Cloth Very Good Folio 
151 pp. JAPANESE TEXT. Handsomely bound in cream cloth with blind stamped patterned bowl and gilt text on spine and cover. 283 illustrations of his stunningly graphic work - beautifully shot - from ceramics to painted kimonos, decorative screens for cinemas, book covers and, in one instance, a super-deluxe airplane interior. Followed by some photographs of the artist and his studio assistants (?). Slipcase in a pretty pale grey silk-like fabric, which is fraying a bit at the bottom. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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A Potter's Book, Leach, Bernard
20 Leach, Bernard A Potter's Book
London Faber & Faber 1945 1945 2nd Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
xxvii., 294 pp. Publisher's full cloth with decoration & lettering in red to front board & spine. In original dust wrapper. Jacket rubbed and chipped with several minor losses and tiny tears, tape repairs to the verso. With four colour plates and 77 half-tone illustrations. Introductions by Soyetsu Yanagi and Michael Cardew. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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