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Official White House China: 1789 To the Present
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harry N Abrams Inc
Publication date March 1, 1999
Pages 303
Binding Hardcover
Edition 2 sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780810939936
ISBN-10 0810939932
Dimensions 1.50 by 9.25 by 11.25 in.
Weight 4.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $49.50
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Summaries and Reviews
Looks at more than 200 years of porcelains purchased for presidential entertaining description: Product Description: Evoking distinguished gatherings of royalty, diplomats, politicians, and celebrities at the nation's First Table, Official White House China documents more than 200 years of porcelains purchased for presidential entertaining. From George Washington's personally selected French and Chinese porcelains to the gold-encrusted American china used for state dinners throughout the years, this book reveals trends in taste and culture that reflect both personal and national aspirations.
This Second Edition has added essays by White House curators that enrich the original text and offer new information on porcelain acquired for the White House since 1975.

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9780810939936 | details & prices | 303 pages | 9.25 × 11.25 × 1.50 in. | 4.40 lbs | List price $49.50
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