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    DescriptionPoole Pottery is a great British institution, and for more than 130 years has been in the very first rank of producers of tiles, mosaic flooring and advertising panels - as well as the pottery that remains its most famous and collectible product. Founded by Jesse Carter in 1873 as 'Carter's Industrial Tile Factory', the company went on to flourish in the hands of Carter's son and, in 1921, joined forces with Henry Stabler and John Adams to add art deco pottery to its list of products. 'Carter Stabler Adams', which would come to be known simply as Poole Pottery, was responsible for two of the most distinctive lines in the industry's history: the Delphis and Aegean designs. In this extensively illustrated book, Will Farmer gives a lovingly detailed account of a unique and distinctively British company.


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    Title
    Poole Pottery
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Will Farmer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 159 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780747808350
    ISBN 10: 074780835X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ANT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.9
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKEWT
    BIC subject category V2: WCN
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    B&T General Subject: 120
    B&T Approval Code: A04400000
    Ingram Subject Code: AO
    Libri: I-AO
    DC22: 738
    BISAC V2.8: ANT038000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25890
    BIC subject category V2: AFP
    DC22: 738.3/7
    BISAC V2.8: ANT035000
    LC classification: NK4210.P563 F37 2011
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC23: 738.37
    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.2.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: GBC, WCN, AFP
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (chiefly col.)
    Publisher
    SHIRE PUBLICATIONS LTD
    Imprint name
    SHIRE PUBLICATIONS LTD
    Publication date
    19 July 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Buckinghamshire
    Author Information
    Will Farmer studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery and went on to become a director of Fieldings auction house. He is a noted authority on twentieth-century decorative arts, in particular glass and ceramics, and is one of the experts on the BBC's 'Antiques Roadshow'. He is a regular contributor to "BBC Homes and Antiques" magazine.
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    Table of contents
    Introduction Early Beginnings -Carter & Company Carter, Stabler, & Adams -Deco Delights The Freeform Years Poole Goes Pop Towards the New Century Index