CHINESE CERAMICS / TRADE VOLUMES / RESEARCH MATERIALS, LOT OF 17, including an exhibition catalog from the Burghley House in Stamford based on the 1688 inventory of the house containing Japanese and Chinese porcelain; John W. Olsen, "A Study of Chinese Ceramics Excavated in Tucson"; Clarence Shangraw and Edward P. Von der Porten, "The Drake and Cermeno Expeditions' Chinese Porcelains at Drake Bay, California, 1579 and 1595"; and Edward P. Von der Porten, "The Porcelains and Terra Cottas of Drakes Bay",1968.
Good condition overall, some expected wear to edges and corners particularly on soft cover volumes, one soft cover with curling front cover, interiors generally very clean.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.