"Ceramic Water Closets" traces the history and evolution of ceramic water closets through the 19th and 20th centuries, with an emphasis on changing designs, decorative styles and fashion trend. The 40-page book contains many color photos. It is published by the British firm Shire Publications Ltd. The only way to order the book from the United States is to log on to Shire's Web site, www.shirebooks.co.uk.