Recommended reference books

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The Collector's Encyclopedia of Majolica
by Mariann Katz-Marks

A great 2004 price guide, well organized by category.

Marvelous Majolica: An Easy Reference & Price Guide
by Jeffrey B. Snyder
Antique Majolica: Around The House
by Jeffrey B. Snyder

2005 price guide with great pictures.

Etruscan Majolica: The Majolica Of Griffen, Smith And Company
by Dimitrios N. Bastas

Volume I. Covers the history of the Phoenixville Pottery. 2009

Etruscan Majolica: The Majolica Of Griffen Smith & Company: The Catalog
by Dimitrios N. Bastas

Volume II. Beautiful photographic catalog of the Etruscan Works. 2009

Majolica: A Complete History and Illustrated Survey
by Marilyn G. Karmason, Joan B. Stacke

A wonderful reference, AKA the "majolica bible".

Majolica
by Nicholas M. Dawes

An elegant out of print reference. I may have a copy available.

Warmans Majolica: Identification And Price Guide
by Mark F. Moran
American Majolica, 1850-1900
by  Charles Rebert

A rare out of print reference. I may have a copy available.

Collecting Oyster Plates
by Jeffrey B. Snyder

Wire (Everyday Things)
by Suzanne Slesin

A rare wireware out of print source with wonderful photos. I may have a copy available or check link.

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