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The mad potter : George E. Ohr, eccentric genius, Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan

Label
The mad potter : George E. Ohr, eccentric genius
Title
The mad potter
Title remainder
George E. Ohr, eccentric genius
Statement of responsibility
Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the life of the eccentric ceramics artist traces his youth against a backdrop of the Civil War and political unrest in Biloxi, Mississippi; his creation of thousands of unconventional pots, vases and sculptures; and the remarkable trove discovered after his death that revealed the uniqueness of his talent
Awards note
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal honor book, 2014.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greenberg, Jan
Dewey number
  • 738.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC1070L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jordan, Sandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ohr, George E
  • Potters
  • Art pottery, American
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mad potter : George E. Ohr, eccentric genius, Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 51)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
53 pages
Isbn
9781596438101
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2012047601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn864743025
  • 517053
  • (OCoLC)864743025
Label
The mad potter : George E. Ohr, eccentric genius, Jan Greenberg & Sandra Jordan
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 51)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
53 pages
Isbn
9781596438101
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2012047601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn864743025
  • 517053
  • (OCoLC)864743025

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