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The Mad Potter - a book by Greenberg, Jan

The Mad Potter

George E. Ohr, Eccentric Genius

The Mad Potter( )
Author: Greenberg, Jan
Jordan, Sandra
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Roaring Brook Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $17.99
Book Description:

When George Ohr's trove of pottery was discovered in 1967, years after his death, his true genius was discovered with it. The world could finally see how unique this artist really was!

Born in 1856 in Biloxi, Mississippi, George grew up to the sounds of the civil war and political unrest. When he was 22, his boyhood friend introduced him to the pottery wheel. The lost young man suddenly found his calling.

"When I found the potter's wheel I felt it all over like a duck...
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Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Crafts & Hobbies
Juvenile Nonfiction / Art / History
Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Art
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.91 x 10.02 x 0.35 Inches
Book Weight:0.88 Pounds

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