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  The Shelley Shape Book      
    Title: The Shape Book
      The tea ware shapes of the Wileman and Shelley potteries
    Publisher: The Shelley Group
47 St. Andrew's Drive
Staffordshire      WV6 7YL
United Kingdom
    Date: April 2000

This book discusses and identifies over a hundred china tea ware shapes and includes information on known earthenware shapes. It includes general information, backstamps, shape letters and registered numbers and list Ideal China, second, badged/crested and coffee ware shapes. With 130 pages, the book is fully indexed. The A5 size, black and white printing and 'page per shape' format, (with a picture of every known shape), make this publication a must for shape identification.