SIGNED and inscribed on title page by Susan Peterson. 239 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. Tight, clean and crisp. A hint of very light shelf wear to price clipped and slightly rubbed dustjacket, otherwise fine. No remainder mark. Not ex-library. An excellent copy now protected in a new Mylar cover. F/NF.; 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall.; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Shoji Hamada, along with Bernard Leach, was one of the key figures in the development of studio pottery in the 20th century. His influence both in England and the US as well as in his native Japan cannot be underestimated. The Japanese government designated him a Living National Treasure" in 1955 and awarded him the Order of Culture in 1968. This book has been totally redesigned with colour photographs and a new chapter."
About the Author: Susan Peterson is a potter who taught ceramics at the University of Southern California and the University of New York. She is the author of several books on pottery and ceramics and her 54-part television series, 'Wheels, Kilns, and Clay' was aired by both CBS and PBS.
Title: Shoji Hamada: A Potter's Way and Work (...
Publisher: Kodansha International
Publication Date: 1978
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; Second Printing.
Book Description Kodansha International, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!. Seller Inventory # S_229361456
Book Description Kodansha International, 1974. Condition: Good. 1st. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP10006270
Book Description Kodansha International, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0870112287
Book Description Kodansha International, Tokyo, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 2nd Printing. Second Printing. Hardcover with dust jacket. 4to with 239 pages. Signed on the title page, "To Bret, With best wishes, Susan Peterson, NCECA Ann Arbor 1980." The book and DJ are in very good condition, very slight shelf wear and bumping to the edges. Interior clean and tight. Black spine with white text. Size: 4to. Signed. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 027396
Book Description Kodansha International Ltd., , First Edition, 1974. Large hardback w/dust jacket, dj has several large tears, three previous owner address ink stamps, 239 pages, b&w and color photos, text is clean & unmarked, very good condition. Seller Inventory # FR54
Book Description Kodansha International, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Edition. First Edition / First Printing as identified with "1" in the full number line. Seller Inventory # mon0001660142
Book Description Kodansha International Ltd., , First Edition, 1974. Large hardback w/dust jacket, dj shows light shelf wear w/couple small tears, dj is corner clipped, previous owner ink stamp front endpaper, b&w and color photos, 239 pages, text is clean & unmarked, very good condition. Seller Inventory # FR55
Book Description Kodansha International, U.S.A., 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. 1st Edition. Browning to page edges. Light rubbing to jacket. Seller Inventory # 072562
Book Description Kodansha International, Japan, 1974. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. A first edition hard cover in good condition. Cover boards clean & bright, binding tight & strong. Browning of pages. No marks or inscriptions. Dust jacket complete, clean & bright, has not been price clipped. Photos supplied upon request. Due to weight, postal adjustment may be req. Seller Inventory # 04787
Book Description Kodansha International, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Hardback in near fine condition. No dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 162249