Published September 23, 2005
by Xulon Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||220|
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Porcelain (/ ˈ p ɔːr s əl ɪ n /) is a ceramic material made by heating materials, generally including a material like kaolin, in a kiln to temperatures between 1, and 1, °C (2, and 2, °F). The toughness, strength, and translucence of porcelain, relative to other types of pottery, arises mainly from vitrification and the formation of the mineral mullite within the body at. China mastered the art of creating porcelain two thousand years ago, but many of its manufacturing secrets arrived in Europe much later, in early 18th century via the reports of the French Jesuit Father Francois Xavier d'Entrecolles who published his exploits in China in a popular book - Description de l'Empire de la Chine. The availability of new production material that could be transformed into any . Porcelain reads like an intimate meditation on the various contradictions Moby has resolved over the course of his 50 years: his Christian faith vs. his hedonistic streak; his hunger for stardom vs. his retiring nature; his respect for ambition vs. his deep belief in luck. The book is also a tender ode to a vanished New York City.”—. Porcelain dolls that were made 80 to years ago or more can be quite valuable. For example, a doll made in by the French sculptor Albert Marque—one of limited edition dolls dressed by the Parisian couturier Jeanne Margaine-LaCroix—was sold in .