Antiques & Collectibles

200 Years of Playtime Pottery and Porcelain

Author: Lorraine May Punchard

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 208

View: 710

Over 650 color photos of children's playtime dishes from all over the world. Organized by country of origin, they date from the late eighteenth to the late twentieth century and include examples from Europe, China, Japan, Taiwan, India, Thailand, Mexico, and the U.S. More twentieth century examples are shown, including character and new sets. Captions provide descriptions, measurements, marks, dates, styles, and current values. A must for collectors of early and contemporary children's dishes.
Antiques & Collectibles

Ceramics in America 2005

Author: Robert Hunter

Publisher: Ceramics in America Annual

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 320

View: 974

At the beginning of the twenty-first century, scholarly interest in ceramics is at an all-time high. As a vehicle for much-needed synthesis, Ceramics in America is an interdisciplinary annual journal that examines the role of historical ceramics in the American context. Intended for collectors, historical archaeologists, curators, decorative arts students, social historians and contemporary potters, every issue features a variety of ground-breaking scholarly articles, new discoveries in the field, and book and exhibition reviews for this diverse audience. The 2005 issue of Ceramics in America will feature a diverse lineup of articles and new discoveries. Of particular interest will be articles covering early American stoneware from Baltimore and Richmond, Virginia. Of interest to both ceramic collectors and social historians is an article reviewing ceramics related to the publication of Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
Antiques & Collectibles

Warman's Americana & Collectibles

Author: Ellen T. Schroy

Publisher: Warman's

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 400

View: 596

Provides descriptions and price listings for such American antiques as pottery, games, comic books, cookie cutters, children's toys, and beer bottles.
Antiques & Collectibles

Warman's Country Antiques & Collectibles

Author: Dana Gehman Morykan

Publisher: Warman's

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 363

View: 146

A key volume of the Warman's Encyclopedia of Antiques and Collectibles series includes hundreds of new black-and-white photos, thousands of updated listings and prices, and an expanded coverage of glass and ceramics. Original.
American literature

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: American literature

Page:

View: 712

Agriculture

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents

Author: United States. Patent Office

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Agriculture

Page:

View: 180

Prior to 1862, when the Department of Agriculture was established, the report on agriculture was prepared and published by the Commissioner of Patents, and forms volume or part of volume, of his annual reports, the first being that of 1840. Cf. Checklist of public documents ... Washington, 1895, p. 148.