The book is an amazing resource to an almost undocumented story.
Yvonne Jones has so much knowledge.
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I was reading this book while I was assembling:
| from the dust-Jacket:
"This long overdue book strikingly re-casts papier mâché and
tinware as products of one industry -japanning and restores them to their
earlier position as highly regarded forms of decorative art, esteemed as
much by designers such as Robert Adam, as by fashionable society across
Europe and beyond... "