Thaxted, Essex: WM Publications, 2000.
Illustrated by Illustrated. 2nd Rev Ed. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Item #BOOKS002261I
Slight wear; Dust Jacket slight wear. Crisp NEW oversize hardcover. ; First volume in Moorcroft chairman Hugh Edwards' trilogy on recent Moorcroft art pottery production. Table of contents: 1. Last Rites; 2. Miracles at Bethlehem and Birmingham; 3. Christmas Revelations; 4. Call for a Bishop; 5. New Team; 6. Oberon; 7. No Room at the Works; 8. Open Season, Open Weekend; 9. From Pansies to Kyoto; 10. Design Explosion; 11. Horse Sense; 12. England and Abroad; 13. Pushing out the Boat; 14. The President and the Cockatoo; 15. Guns and Cherries; 16. Shaping the Future; 17. Phoenix Flies In; 18. Ring out the Old; 19. Centenary: Trials and Tribulations. The Phoenix Years (150 colour plates) chronicles Moorcroft's rise from the ashes of virtual oblivion to become perhaps the most collectable and prestigious art pottery in the world. The book carries a full inventory of painters and tubeliners marks up to 1997.; 191 pages.