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[Porter, George Richardson].

A TREATISE ON THE ORIGIN, PROGRESSIVE IMPROVEMENT,

And Present State of the Manufacture of Porcelain and Glass. London: Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green 1832.
1st Ed. 4pp. adverts. + [xvi] + 334pp. + [ii] advert. Engraved t.p. by E. Finden and 50 woodcuts. Sm. ownership inscription, contemporary cloth sl. bumped to corners, minor fading and rubbing to boards, joints split but firm, spine faded browned and sl. stained with original browned and chipped paper title label, head and tail of spine sl. worn. Dr. Lardner’s Cabinet Cyclopædia - Vol. XXVI. George Richardson Porter (1792–1852), civil servant and statistician. A very detailed treatise on porcelain and glass manufactured at the time of the Great Exhibition.
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