|←Author Index: Bu||William Burton
Chemist. Partner in Pilkington's Tile and Pottery Co., Clifton Junction, Manchester. Chairman, Joint Committee of Pottery Manufacturers of Great Britain.
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "W. B.*"
- English Stoneware and Earthenware
- The use of lead compounds in pottery, from the potter's point of view (1899) 
- “Brick” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911. (with Joseph Burton)
- “Wedgwood, Josiah” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911.
Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.
The author died in 1941, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.