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The Mad Potter

George E. Ohr, Eccentric Genius

Greenberg, Jan, 1942-

(Book - 2013)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Mad Potter
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Illustrated with evocative historical photographs and over fifty color reproductions of his ceramics, The Mad Potter tells the extraordinary story of an eccentric American maverick who was determined to make his mark and who never stopped believing that even the unlikeliest dreams can come true.
Publisher: New York :, Roaring Brook Press,, 2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781596438101
159643810X
Branch Call Number: J 738.092 G
Characteristics: 53 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Jordan, Sandra (Sandra Jane Fairfax)

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As a potter interested in the history of American pottery, I found this book to be excellent. Loaded with photos of George Ohr, his pottery and his world it gave me an idea of just how far ahead of his times he was. I highly recommend it.

George Ohr thought he was the greatest art potter on the earth, but nobody agreed with him until 50 years after his death.

Feb 03, 2014
  • lmcshane rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A great book to share with a kid who may feel out-of-sync with his/her own peers - I found myself sad to know I could not meet the self-procalimed greatest Pot-Ohr in the world.

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