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Ceramics in the modern world

Maurice Chandler

Ceramics in the modern world

Man"s first technology comes of age

by Maurice Chandler

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Published by Aldus in London .
Written in English


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StatementMaurice Chandler.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13953319M

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Ceramics in the modern world. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, [©] (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chandler, Maurice Henry. Ceramics in the modern world: man's first technology comes of age. London, Aldus, [i.e. ] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus First, the good -- this book contains lots of beautiful pictures of Japanese pottery from the 's and early 21st century.

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Edited by Meghen Jones, Louise Allison Cort Published by: Routledge. Ceramics and Modernity in Japan offers a set of critical perspectives on the creation, patronage, circulation, and preservation of ceramics during Japan’s most dramatic period of modernization, the s to s.

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