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1985 cover scanned from my private collection


  • Introduction
  • Techniques of Manufacture
  • Victorian Pioneers
  • The Art Unions
  • Identifying the Principal Makes
  • Further Reading and Places to Visit

Title: SHIRE ALBUM: Parian Ware, Book No. 142
Author/Designer: Dennis Barker
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1985
Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd., Princes Risbourough, UK
Language: English
Page Count: 32
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/4" x 5 3/4"
ISBN: 0852637373

SUMMARY- All interior photographs are black-and-white. It goes into what makes Parian different from porcelain or biscuit pottery and gives an overview of its history. Lots of beautiful images.