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Hamada, potter by Bernard Leach

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Published by Kodansha International, Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha International/USA in Tokyo, New York, New York, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Japan


  • Hamada, Shōji, 1894-1978.,
  • Potters -- Japan -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementBernard Leach ; with a new preface by Warren MacKenzie ; foreword by Janet Darnell Leach.
ContributionsHamada, Shōji, 1894-1978.
LC ClassificationsNK4210.H32 L4 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1852702M
ISBN 100870118285, 4770013280
LC Control Number90004338

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