This title has been comprehensively cross-referenced to volume I of the dictionary and includes over 1000 new or extended entries. It contains a new Appendix illustrating unidentified patterns. It is an essential companion volume to the original Dictionary which has become a best seller in both the UK and North America.This title has been comprehensively cross-referenced to volume I of the dictionary and includes over 1000 new or extended entries. It contains a new Appendix illustrating unidentified patterns. It is an essential companion volume to the original Dictionary which has become a best seller in both the UK and North America.Read Less
Very good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Usual library markings, including label on spine; text is very good. Binding is tight. Page edges slightly yellowed. Appears unused; uncirculated. Sewn binding. Blue cloth over boards. 240 p.
Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. 1851490930. Now in a removable archival protective mylar clear cover. Designed as a comprehensively cross-referenced companion to the original Dictionary, this second volume includes over 1, 000 new or extended entries. These cover many previously unrecorded patterns, recent attributions, newly discovered design sources and a significant number of additional manufacturers and retailers. Some of the more interesting wares after the original deadline of 1880 have also been included. The social history behind the potters' choice of subject is of considerable interest and, wherever possible, entries include details of the people or events which inspired unidentified patterns or their titles. One new feature is an Appendix illustrating unidentified patterns, important marked examples of which may yet be unearthed by a diligent collector. Interest in these wares has increased dramatically in recent years and the enthusiasm shown for blue and white continues to grow. Volume two of The Dictionary is a sound buy for both passionate and dilettante admirers of 'Blue'. '' May require extra shipping to outside U. S. A.; Color Illustrations; 10.80 X 9.20 X 0.90 inches; 240 pages.
Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Text in English, Spanish. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 240 p. Dictionary of Blue & White Printed Pottery, 1780-1880, II.
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