From His Private Correspondence and Family Papers in the Possession of Jeseph Mayer, Miss Wedgwood, F. Wedgwood, C. Darwing and Others; THE LIFE OF JOSIAH WEDGWOOD:

By: Meteyard, Eliza

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2 Voume. set in slipcase - excellent condition - Blue buckram w/gilt. Volume - 1 - 504pp w/ 96 wood ingraving illustrations + 10 add'l engravings interspersed w/text. Volume II - 643pp w/ 2 pages colour; 9 full page wood engravings + 154 engravings +13 illustrations interspersed throughout. - 'An Introductory Sketch of the Art of Pottery in England' Volume - I; Earliest Varieties of Pottery; Pottery of the Middle Ages; Staffordshire & Its Pottery; Wedgwood's Predecessors & Their Work; Staffordshire Potters; Wedgwwod's Start in Life; Master Pottery; Thomas Bentley - Liverpool Merchant; Canal Navigation & Royal Patronage; Struggles & Triumph of a Great Cause; Public, Scientific & Artistic Business; Ancient art & Modern Etruria. Volume - II; Materials & Mechanical Aids; Art In Its Spring; Ornamental Ware; Artistic Work & Workmen; Wedgwood's Friends; Russian Service; New Composition & Its Results; Catalogues & Their Contents; Greek Street & Bentley; Philosophy & Art; Period of Artistic Perfection; Final Works.; 2 Color Pages, Frontispiece Portraits on Steel + ; 1147 pp

Title: From His Private Correspondence and Family Papers in the Possession of Jeseph Mayer, Miss Wedgwood, F. Wedgwood, C. Darwing and Others; THE LIFE OF JOSIAH WEDGWOOD:

Author Name: Meteyard, Eliza

Categories: Other,

Edition: Limited 250th Anniversary, 1,000 Copies

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1980

Binding: Boards, w/slipcase

Book Condition: F/F; Very heavy - additional shipping

Seller ID: 1505

Keywords: Ceramics,