COOPER'S BOOK OF GLAZE RECIPES
(B.T.Batsford 1987) Hbk. demy 8vo, 213pp inc. col. ills. Clean tight copy, Dark blue cloth boards bumped with some shelfwear, dw with slight water stain to top front edge. V.Good / V.Good (Book ref. 10104) £18.00
POTTERY MATERIALS - THEIR COMPOSITION, PREPARATION AND USE
(B.T.Batsford 1988) Hbk, crown 4to, 239pp inc. col. ills. Clean tight copy, black cloth boards, dw with slight shelfwear. Fine / nr fine (Book ref. 10103) £16.00
Glazes from Natural Sources: A Working Handbook for Potters
United Kingdom: B T Batsford Ltd, 1987. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 1987 Batsford first edition hardback, with dj; Very Good ex-library book, usual plate and stamps; with Very Good unclipped dj protected in plastic sleeve; UK dealer, immediate dispatch (Book ref. J960) £9.99
Raku Handbook A Practical Approach to the Ceramic Art
London: Studio Vista, 1974. Reprint. H. Back. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall D/j tatty, large closed tear to front cover, small pieces missing to corners and spine. pp 112. (Book ref. 066463) £5.00
Illustrated Dictionary of Practical Pottery
New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1973. Illustrated by John Anderson and Sheila Fournier. H. Back. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall D/j shows light shelf wear to extremities. pp 256. (Book ref. 066461) £5.00
Clay and Glazes for the Potter
London: Pitman Publishing, 1975. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Dustjacket not price clipped, wear to the extremities. 330pp. A nice clean copy. (Book ref. 066453) £5.00
Pitman, 1977. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0273009982 88 pp. b/w illus. edges sl. rubbed, covers sl. creased (Book ref. 094818) £7.50
Longmans, Green & Company Ltd. 1969 London pp 327 Foreword by Bernard Leach. 57 plates and numerous figures throughout the text. index bibliogr. hardcover w/dj Very Good (Book ref. 2477) £11.50
A Handbook Of Pottery Glazes.
London: Faber, 1978. 0571102182. First Edition. 8vo. 277pp. Reddish-brown cloth. Fine in price-clipped dust-jacket. (Book ref. 8242) £35.00
Masterpieces of Handicraft. Old Chinese Porcelain.
London: T.C. & E.C.Jack. H. Back. Good. 8vo General Editor T.Leman Hare. Bound in black cloth with gilt titles and pictorial to the front board. 100pp. Small neat inscription and newspaper clipping to the front free endpaper otherwise a nice copy. (Book ref. 065091) £6.00
The World's Master Potters, Their Techniques and Art
David & Charles London 1974 Materials, processes, design,decoration,styles: The development of Ceramic Art from Ancient to Modern Times. With dustwrapper. Very good/very good (Book ref. 765) £5.50
A POTTER'S BOOK
Transatlantic Arts, Inc 1972 8vo hardback with dust jacket, pp294, indexed, colour frontis, illus throughout with b/w plates and drawings. Dust jacket edges a little creased and worn. Overall VG/Good. (SHELF 29) ISBN 0693011572 ** To see a scan of ths book please visit our Home page ** (Book ref. 31044) £24.00
Leadless Decorative Tiles, Faience , and Mosaic. Comprising Notes and Excerpts on the History, Materials, Manufacture & Use of Ornamental Flooring Tiles, Ceramic Mosaic, and Decorative Tiles and Faience, with Complete Series of Recipes for Tile-Bodies....
Stone, Staffordshire: CARE: ONLY THE ORIGINAL 1904 PUBLICATION HAS ANY COLOUR PLATES. THE MODERN PRINTINGS CURRENTLY ON THE MARKET HAVE NONE. W.J. Furnival, 1904. 1st & Only Colour Illustrated Edn.. Decorated Cloth. Very Good/No d/w. Lge 8vo. Hardback, 185mm x 257mm tall (7.25" x 10.25" approx.). Pp xxiii, 852, with title-page printed in red & black, 340 illustrations in the text in b/w, line & steel-engraving, plus 16 b/w plates and 21 plates printed in colour and giving between them a total of 105 colour-illustrations, which form an important part of this major treatise. CARE: ONLY THE ORIGINAL 1904 PUBLICATION HAS ANY COLOUR PLATES. THE MODERN PRINTINGS CURRENTLY ON THE MARKET HAVE NONE. Signature of a contemporary owner, one Alec H. Savidge, to the half-title and some external rubs and marks, otherwise very good, in the original dark-blue, cloth-covered, bevel-edged boards/gilt titles/top edges gilt, with a colour-printed representation of a Delft tile to the front board. As the book weighs almost 3 kilos, additional postage will be required and a postal quotation will be provided on request. The Title concludes: "...with Complete Series of Recipes for Tile Bodies, and for Leadless Glazes and Art-Tile Enamels". (Book ref. 003500) £225.00
World Ceramics an Illustrated History (ISBN: 0600039498 / 0-600-03949-8)
Hamlyn Publishing Group, London, 1968. First edition Thick folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Over 1000 illustrations (more than 60 in colour) .TOrnately gilt decorated cream cloth. AS NEW in sl. worn d/w. * pottery and porcelain throughout the ages is shown from the most utilitarian wares to the strangest ritual objects, from the most simple and classical shapes to the most elaborate and ornate sculptural forms and from small and frivolous items to the most grandiose architectural schemes of panels and decorative tiles. Excellent resource book for ceramics students and professionals alike. 352 pages. including bibliography and index, 25.5 x 34 cms tall. **sections on the ancient world; 'the far east'; the lands of Islam; European lead-glaze and salt-glaze wares; European tin glazes; European porcelains;Staffordshire and the rise of industrialism; the modern world SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 111314) £110.00
London: A.&C. Black, 1991. First Edition. Blue hardback cloth cover. VG : in Very good condition without dust jacket. 144pp :: Black and white and colour photography by the author, Bill Thomas and others :: 280mm x 230mm (11" x 9") :: A scarce specialist pottery book (Book ref. t0424) £36.00
The Glazer's Book and how to use it. (The B. & P. Handbooks. 1.).
London: Maclaren and Sons, . 1st. thus. Medium 8vo. (19cm. tall x 12cm.). 137pp. plus 3pp. commercial adverts. With 2 text figures. The red covers are evenly dampstained. Internally a little marginal soiling. In all a good plus complete copy. (Book ref. 5413) £20.00
The Thames and Hudson Manual of Pottery and Ceramics
Thames and Hudson: London, 1974. F. Soft cover. 0500680078 1st edition, ISBN0500680078 VG, paperback, usual marks and signs of wear, goods clean copy This book introduces the processes and techniques of ceramics 188pp, 240x155mm, 170 illustrations in black/white & colour (Book ref. BWH3078) £7.00
"Ash Glazes (Ceramics)"
"A & C Black Publishers Ltd 1992" "Hardcover,ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in good all round condition. Ships within 24 hours. pp., 950grams, ISBN:0713634405" (Book ref. 1350000) £44.98
THE POTTER'S COMPLETE BOOK OF CLAY AND GLAZES
New York Watson-Gill Publications 1977 445pp quarto. Cloth gilt spine and front board with pictorial dj. Fine. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 50207) £36.00
"Borax Consolidated Ltd London 1966" "Boards, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in fair all round condition, suitable as a study copy. Ships within 24 hours., 400grams, ISBN:" (Book ref. 1251169) £5.49