Series: Schiffer Book for Collectors
Hardcover: 200 pages
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition (September 1, 1998)
Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 1.1 x 11.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.8 pounds
Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
Best Sellers Rank: #1,149,354 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #115 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Antiques & Collectibles > Houseware & Dining > Porcelain & China #636 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Crafts & Hobbies > Pottery & Ceramics
This book is indispensable for indentifying the older pieces of Homer Laughlin. While not a price guide per se it does give the reader an idea of the value of older pottery shapes.
A very comprehensive guide with many good photos and historical information. The book is well formatted and easy to use. If you collect pottery this book needs to be in your library.
A well researched and well written guide. Readers like pictures and this book has lots of bright and colorful pictures with descriptions and information. The book gives insight into Mr. Laughlin and his pottery. I recommend this book to all collectors of Homer Laughlin.
Wonderful book about a wonderful company. HLC is one of the oldest companies in the USA which continues to operate successfully. It's famous for Fiesta and restaurant china, and in earlier years for an endless array of household patterns. In this book Jo Cunningham does a sensational job of documenting company history, along with hundreds of popular as well as rare patterns made from 1873 through 1939.
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