London. Faber and Faber. 1971. First edition. Stock ID #163694
Folding map showing the chief pottery kiln sites, photographic illustrations (including 4 colour plates), xiv + 380pp + plates, appendixes, bibliography, index, occasional pencilling, upper hinge split, good in trifle worn dustjacket. Comprehensive and informative study of Japanese porcelain. Covers the prehistoric and protohistoric unglazed tomb wares; Japanese pottery of the Nara and Heian periods; study of the use of pottery in the tea ceremony; potteries founded by the Koreans; the pottery of Yamashiro; and covers the work of some minor potters and kilns. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163694).
Price: $20.00 AU