Publisher: Published under the authority of the board of education, MCMXXVIII. Hardback, 226 pages plus 96 b&w plates. Author Bernard Rackham. Preface by Eric Maclagen. No dustjacket. Cover, in blue cloth boards with gilt titling to spine, is in good condition commensurate with age with some fading to spine and a little bumping to spine extremities. Book is internally good/very good commensurate with age, tight binding and no tears or undue marks. Neat inscription on front endpaper and further name inscription of front free endpaper. Some light foxing to endpapers and some light tanning to page edges. A very sound copy of this fascinating reference work with many fine b&w plates illustrating in detail the wonderful examples in the collection of famous porcelain factories such as Bow, Chelsea, Derby, Longton Hall, Worcester, Bristol, Plymouth, Liverpool and others. A fascinating book for all lovers of fine English porcelain.