American Potters and Pottery, with 102 photographs is by John Ramsay, c1947. This hardback book is 9 1/4" x 6" with 304 pages including index. This is a standard book for collectors of American pottery and describes types of regional pottery, earthenware and porcelain and discusses potters and potter's marks. The Handbook of Old Pottery and Porcelain Marks with nearly 4,000 marks is by C. Jordan Thorn, c1947. This hardback book is 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" with 176 pages including index. This reference book has almost 4.000 marks and signatures and information about them, a well as many half tone plates of examples of pottery and porcelain from various American collections. These two books will provide you with information and many hours of fascinating browsing. I have a large listing of books on collecting and will combine orders for discount and shipping savings. Please email me with any questions you may have and thank-you for shopping here at Something Wonderful.
2 Hardback Books on Pottery