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Josiah Wedgewood

Church, Arthur Herbert Sir.

Josiah Wedgewood

master-potter

by Church, Arthur Herbert Sir.

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Published by Seeley and Co. Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wedgewood, Josiah, -- 1730-1795.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. H. Church.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103,[1]p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22319835M


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Josiah Wedgwood, master-potter by A. H Church (Book) The Wedgwoods: being a life of Josiah Wedgwood; with notices of his works and their productions, memoirs of the Wedgewood and other families, and a history of the early potteries of Staffordshire by Llewellynn Frederick William Jewitt (Book).

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Josiah Wedgwood was born into a family of potters on 12 Julyat Burslem, Staffordshire. His father's death in led him to an early start working as a 'thrower' in the pottery of his. Josiah Wedgwood II (3 April – 12 July ), the son of the English potter Josiah Wedgwood, continued his father's firm and was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Stoke-upon-Trent from to He was an abolitionist, and detested slavery.

Josiah and his brother Thomas gave their friend Samuel Taylor Coleridge a life annuity of £, with the goal of. Josiah Wedgwood was born in and began his career in the potteries at the age of 14 when he was apprenticed to his brother.

In he set up on his own with two partners and made an undistinguished range of domestic stonewares. Josiah Wedgwood served his apprenticeship in the family's small pottery in Staffordshire, like others of the time a cluster of multi-skilled journeymen serving a local community; the gentry still looked for fine ware abroad.

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In Brian Dolan's new biography of Josiah Wedgwood, the subject is referred to throughout as ‘Josiah’. This is presumably to be taken as a signal to the reader that the book is to be read as a popular, rather than a scholarly, biography.

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Dame Cicely Veronica Wedgwood, OM, DBE, FBA, FRHistS (20 July – 9 March ) was an English historian who published under the name C. lizing in the history of 17th-century England and Continental Europe, her biographies and narrative histories are said to have provided a clear, entertaining middle ground between popular and scholarly mater: Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford.

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It was only after Wedgwood’s death in that real doubts emerged about the reliability of the clay pyrometer. In France, the chemist Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau presented a new high temperature thermometer, based on the very thermal expansion that Wedgwood had rejected: a platinum rod displaced a lever that pushed an alidade along a scale.

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How was he able to succeed as an entrepreneur, where so /5(7). Publication of this book was limited to copies – our copy is no. It includes 32 beautiful color plates and 72 black-and-white plates of Wedgwood pieces.

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Wedgwood was born in and was a Unitarian and prominent abolitionist, becoming a key member of the Society for the Abolition of the Slave Trade.