Here’s a list of books on porcelain and bone china (topics are both how to use the materials as well as their histories). I’ve tried not to include any “collector’s guides.” Happy reading! My favorites are *ed. Let me know if you have a title I should add.
*The Arcanum, Janet Gleeson
*Porcelain and Bone China, Sasha Wardell
The Complete Potter: Porcelain, Caroline Whyman
Contemporary Studio Porcelain, Peter Lane
Masters: Porcelain: Major Works by Leading Ceramists, Suzanne JE Tourtillot
Chinese Ceramics: From the Paleolithic Period through the Qing Dynasty, Barnes and Pengbo, et al.
Clay, Light, and Water, Margaret O’Rorke
Porcelain (Ceramics Handbooks), Jack Doherty
Porcelain Stories: From China to Europe, Emerson, Chen, and Gates
The Story of Imari: The Symbols and Mysteries of Antique Japanese Porcelain, Goro Shimura
*A Cup of Light, Nicole Mones
The Worship of Kiln Gods: From the Temples of China to the Studios of Western Potters, Martie Geiger Ho