Oriental Lowestoft: With Special Reference to the Trade with China and the Porcelain Decorated for the American Market


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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1936), 1936. Limited edition, #254/1,000. Large 4to; pp. viii, 161; color frontispiece and thirty collotype plates; t.e.g. A very good copy or better in original gilt-stamped blue cloth, lacking the slipcase.The story of the Oriental porcelian which, known in Europe as East India Company China, supplied the Western demand for nearly 300 years. Many examples are illustrated; essays on the China trade and the life of a Western merchant in Canton, and on the production of the china. (Item ID: 000468)

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