The Three Books of the Potter's Art; A Facsimile of the Manuscript

Piccolpasso, Cipriano and Lightbown, Ronald, Caiger-Smith, Alan (Translators)

Published by Scolar Press, 1980
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4to. 440pp. Light edge wear to corners of head and spine on both volumes. Light pink splatter/stain on top left hand corner of front board and top edge of text block on volume 2. Bottom right hand corner of front board of volume 1 bent slighly. Slipcase has light edge wear, light wear on corners. Has some scuffs on all sides. Contact us for more pictures. Additional shipping charges apply for oversized books. The first book to be published in Europe detailing a potter's work and technique, written by Cipriano Piccolpasso in 1556. Throughout many intricate sketches, the book details the preperation of clay for use in sculpting, forming pottery, and the firing process. Used a sort of "How to" guide for learning potters of the time. This Facsimile collects the original manuscript with a new translation by Ronald Lightbown and Alan Caiger-Smith.* * * [Please note: additional postage fees may be required for oversized and/or international orders to be shipped.]. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Three Books of the Potter's Art; A ...
Publisher: Scolar Press
Publication Date: 1980
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: Cipriano Piccolpasso
Book Condition: Very good +
Edition: Facsimile.

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Book Description U.S.A.: Scolar Pr, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. A facsimile of the manuscript in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Translated and introduced by Ronald Lightbown and Alan Caiger-Smith. 4to. 2 vols. xl, 72 double page facsimile, xxiv,123pp. Original boards, cloth backed, stained on spine, slightly spotted on edges. With slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # Y16082011

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