arrangement of items colored and blue transferware

October Feature Books

Swansea PotterySwansea Commemorative Pottery by Helen Hallesy

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The focus of the book is on a relatively small group of wares produced at the Swansea potteries in South Wales, generally classed as ‘commemoratives’, sometimes documentary, certainly historical. The aim has been to discover and record the primary source materials from which the engravers and artists at Swansea worked. More info.

Ture BlueTrue Blue editor Gaye Blake Roberts

For all who own British antique blue-printed pottery, this book is essential reading. With over 1,000 illustrations (including 12 pages in full colour), each giving full details of maker (where known) and year of manufacture, et cetera, it provides readers with the opportunity to identify their favorite pieces. More info.