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Tunbridge Ware and Related European Decorative Woodwares

This is a new and fully up-to-date edition of the standard text on this highly decorative and beautifully crafted Victorian souvenir ware. The text has been thoroughly revised and updated throughout to take account of the latest and most up-to-date research and discoveries. Also included are a number of new photographic illustrations. Unrivalled in its scholarship, the book is invaluable as an aid to identifying examples of decorative woodwares in antique shops, at auctions or as exhibits in museums or galleries. The author, Dr. Brian Austen, is a leading authority and well-known lecturer on the history of furniture and decorative arts in the UK.
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INTRODUCTION, 7; TUNBRIDGE WARE - THE PRE-MOSAIC PERIOD; Chapter 1 - Tunbridge - the Well and the Ware, 13; Chapter 2 - The London Tunbridge Ware Industry, 21; Chapter 3 - The Brighton Tunbridge Ware Industry, 29; Chapter 4 - Tunbridge Ware Production and Sale at Other Centres, 35; Chapter 5 - The Nature of Tunbridge Wares Prior to c1830, 42; MOSAIC TUNBRIDGE WARE c1830-1939; Chapter 6 - The New Mosaic Wares, 63; Chapter 7 - The Victorian Tunbridge Ware Industry 1830-75, 69; Chapter 8 - Methods of Production, 82; Chapter 9 - Victorian Tunbridge Ware Designs and their Sources, 99; Chapter 10 - The Industry in Decline 1875-1939, 116; Chapter 11 - Modern Craft Workers in Tunbridge Ware, 130; Chapter 12 - Tunbridge Ware Makers, 135; RELATED DECORATIVE WOODWARES; Chapter 13 - Killarney Inlaid Woodwares, 177; Chapter 14 - Spa Woodwares, 196; Chapter 15 - Sorrento Woodwares, 209.

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