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If any human being in the Old World, at any time, has ever made it out of clay, it's mentioned here. Yes, I would have liked more examples drawn from American pottery (pre- and post-colonial), but, given the focus of 1970's Leach and Cardew influenced pottery, it's not surprising that most of the examples are drawn from England, Europe, east Asia, and Africa. Still, it's a very mind-expanding book to just read through, since it's unlikely any person, even a potter, is going to come across ...more