THE book on Vernonware
Collectible Vernon Kilns: Identification and Value Guide (Collectible Vernon Kilns Identification and Value Guide, 2nd Ed)
by Maxine Feek Nelson (Hardcover – January 2004)
This book is THE must-have resource for the serious Vernon Kilns collector. Maxine’s book, and the earlier editions she wrote prior to this one, are the only comprehensive Vernonware references which exist.
California Pottery: From Missions to Modernism
by Bill Stern, Peter Brenner (Photographer)
Hardcover – 108 pages (July 2001) Chronicle Books; ISBN: 0811830683 ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.69 x 8.29 x 9.08
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Written by Bill Stern, a well-known Vernon Kilns expert, this book includes coverage of Vernon Kilns pottery as well as other popular California pottery producers.
|“I just finished reading the book from cover to cover, including every footnote. A major contribution to and an in depth overview of the California pottery era. I thoroughly enjoyed it.” — Maxine Nelson, author of Collectible Vernon Kilns|
“The most accessible primer for anyone seeking to better understand what California Pottery is all about… this work is as faultless as it is fun…” — Steve Soukup, The Journal of the American Art Pottery Association.