The Practical Book of Chinaware.
Place Published: Philadelphia
Date Published: 1925
Description: Illustrated with 12 color plates, and 191 b/w figures. 325pp. Thick 8vo, beige pictorial cloth; uncut edges, t.e.g. (light edgewear; previous owner's signature). Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1925. First edition. A very good(+) copy.
Comments: "A useful introductory book" (--Chamberlin 1750) presenting "the essential facts regarding china or porcelain from the beginning of its manufacture to 1840. This book deals only with such china as the person of average means can expect to have." (--Foreword).Edition: First
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 52694