Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 November 2014

128 Pages | b&w line drawings throughout

10 3/8 x 7 3/16 inches

ISBN: 9781568365527

Bookseller Code (03)

The Japanese Pottery Handbook

Revised Edition

Revised Edition

Penny Simpson, Lucy Kitto, and Kanji Sodeoka
Introduction by Ken Matsuzaki and Introduction by Philip Leach

A Publication of Kodansha USA

  • Book is highly respected and beloved by potters around the world
  • Authors are well-known in the field; new Introductions written by two very influential figures in the pottery world
  • Content has been revised throughout and some sections have been expanded or added
  • New layout makes information clearer and easier to follow, while retaining the charm of the original. Many drawings improved
  • Fully explains basic terms, processes, classifications, tools, materials, and techniques of Japanese potters
  • Dual-language format (English and Japanese) helps foreign students studying in Japan and Japanese potters interested in exchanging ideas with foreigners
  • Conveys the importance and beauty of Japanese ceramics

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