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He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoreseia Tis Aidipsou Kai Tis Agiannas

By Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

Athens: Ekdotikos Oikos Melissa , 1983. Angelike Hatzimichali [1895-1966] spent decades recording the folk traditions of Greece . Two extensive volumes were produced by the Benaki Museum based on her research on costume : He Hellenike Laike Phoresia, and edited by Tatiana Ioannou-Giannara. (Later published in English as The Greek Folk Costume 1. Costumes with the sigouni./ 2 . Costumes with the Kavadi] Sections on various regions of Greece have been re-issued seperately by Melissa Publishing This item covers the costumes of Aginna and Aedipsos on Evvia [Various pagination) illus (some col). Re-issue. Soft Cover. Fine.

$50.00

He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoreseia Tis Florinas

By Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

Athens: Ekdotikos Oikos Melissa , 1983. Angelike Hatzimichali [1895-1966] spent decades recording the folk traditions of Greece . Two extensive volumes were produced by the Benaki Museum based on her research on costume : He Hellenike Laike Phoresia, and edited by Tatiana Ioannou-Giannara. (Later published in English as The Greek Folk Costume 1. Costumes with the sigouni./ 2 . Costumes with the Kavadi] Sections on various regions of Greece have been re-issued seperately by Melissa Publishing This item covers the costumes of Florina in Macedonia [Various pagination) illus (some col). Re-issue. Soft Cover. Fine.

$50.00

He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoreseia tis Tanagras Ton Chasion Kai Tis Elefsinas

By Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

Athens: Ekdotikos Oikos Melissa , 1983. Angelike Hatzimichali [1895-1966] spent decades recording the folk traditions of Greece . Two extensive volumes were produced by the Benaki Museum based on her research on costume : He Hellenike Laike Phoresia, and edited by Tatiana Ioannou-Giannara. (Later published in English as The Greek Folk Costume 1. Costumes with the sigouni./ 2 . Costumes with the Kavadi] Sections on various regions of Greece have been re-issued seperately by Melissa Publishing This item covers the costumes of Tanagra, Chasion and Eleusis/Elefsina from Volume 1. [Various pagination) illus (some col). Re-issue. Soft Cover. Fine.

$50.00

Embroideries and Jewellery of Greek national Costumes

By Zora, Popi

Athens: Museum of Greek Folk Art /Mouseio Hellenikes Laikes Technes , 1981. Beautifully illustrated book on Greek folk art embroidery and jewellery . 38p text + 58p f plates (some col) bibliography.. 2nd Ed. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Translation: Christopher N.W. Klint, Helen Zigada.

$60.00

Women's Work : The First 20,000 Years - Women, Cloth and Society in Early Times

By Barber,Elizabeth Wayland

New York: W.W.Norton, 1994. Fascinating account of the contibution of women to early cultures, with archaeological and anthropological evidence for their skills in weaving, spinning and the development of textiles.. 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Ex-Library.

$30.00

Aegean Crossroads: Greek Island Embroideries in the Textile Museum

By Trilling, James (Hattox, Ralph S.; Markrich, Lilo)

Washington, D.C: Textile Museum, 1983. With contributions by Ralph S Hattox & Lilo Markrich , Preface by Harold M.Keshishian. First Thus. Original Wraps. Near Fine.

$22.50

A Guide to Greek Island Embroidery

By Johnstone, Pauline

London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1972. Clean neat undamaged text.Usual library marks.The original paper covers have been professionally laminated to strengthen and protect the book. 110p. illus . 1st UK Ed.. Laminated Softcover. Very Good. Ex-Library.

$22.50

The Needle Arts of Greece : Design and Techniques

By Petrakis, Joan

New York: Scribners, 1977. A survey of typical designs and processes in Greek embroidery, with patterns for making contemporary embroideries using these techniques and motifs as inspiration.. 174p. illus (some col.) bibliography.index.. 1st.US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$25.00

A Guide to Greek Island Embroidery

By Johnstone, Pauline

London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1972. Cover slightly tanned from sun exposure, else near fine 110p. illus . 1st UK Ed.. Original Wraps. Near Fine.

$22.50

Greek Island Embroideries in the Textile Museum

By Trilling, James

Washington: The Textile Museum, 1983. 150p. plates (some col.) bibliography.index. 1st US Ed.. Original Wraps. Very Good.

$25.00