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INDIAN BLANKETS AND THEIR MAKERS

JAMES, George Wharton

Chicago: McClurg, 1914. First Edition. Large 8vo, pp. xvi, 213. Illustrated with 95 plates, including 32 color rug replicas and numerous photos by George Wharton James. Bound in sl soiled tan cloth stamped in brown, a very good tight clean copy. Larson, Controversial James, 29; Howes J-43. Still the definitive study of the craft and artistry of Indian weaving. James was among the earliest systematic collectors/dealers of Navajo rugs. He spent much time with weavers on the reservation and collected most of the pieces illustrated in his book himself.

  • Published: 1914
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Second Life Books Inc
$413.00

INDIAN BLANKETS AND THEIR MAKERS

James, George Wharton:

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1914.. xvi,[2],208pp. plus seventy-four plates (some colored). Frontis. Quarto. Original pictorial cloth. Lightly rubbed. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Very good. A comprehensive study of all aspects of Indian blanket making, including much on the Navajo. James also wrote a study of Indian basketry, and of the Indians of the Painted Desert region. HOWES J43.

  • Condition:
Sold by: William Reese Company - Americana
$400.00

INDIAN BLANKETS AND THEIR MAKERS

JAMES, George Wharton

NEW YORK, TUDOR PUBLISHING CO., 1937, 1937. DUST JACKET (SEVERAL CHIPS, MOSTLY SMALL); 64 ILLUSTRATIONS AND 32 COLOR PLATE; RE ISSUE OF THE 1914 EDITION. "NEW EDITION" VERY GOOD. Hardcover.

  • Published: 1937
Sold by: George Houle Rare Books & Autographs
$175.00

INDIAN BLANKETS

JAMES, George Wharton

Chicago: McClurg, 1914. First Edition. Large 8vo, pp. 213. Index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. A few color plates. Library binding. Ex library but a nice tight copy. Larson, Controversial James, 29; Howes J-43. Still the definitive study of the craft and artistry of Indian weaving. James was among the earliest systematic collectors/dealers of Navajo rugs. He spent much time with weavers on the reservation and collected most of the pieces illustrated in his book himself.

  • Published: 1914
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Second Life Books Inc
$165.00

INDIAN BLANKETS AND THEIR MAKERS

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1914. 95 plates, including 32 color rug replicas and photos by A.C. Vroman and George Wharton James. , After more than 90 years, it is still the definitive study of Indian weaving. Tan pictorial cloth, some soiling on boards, wear/rubbing to title. xvi, 213 pp. Interior very good except for owner's small, paper stamp on paste-down end paper and name in pencil (erased) on title page. 3 lb book.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

  • Published: 1914
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: J.L. O'Rourke, Ltd.
$160.00

Indian Blankets and their Makers

George Wharton James

A. C. McClurg & Co. Collectible - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Small Quarto. Cloth Hardcover, 1914 . . Ex-library book with the usual treatments. xvi + 213pp. Numerous illustration throughout. Smartly rebound in grey cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Hinges are strong [reinforced] and textblock sturdy. Pages are clean and intact. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities

  • Condition: Collectible - Good
Sold by: Better World Books Ltd
$128.80

Indian Blankets and their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago:A.C.McClurg&Co.. Hardcover. B001E5BFZY Fair; The corner of the last page of the Introduction and the next two or three pages are chipped off (not affecting text); library binding; black reinforcement tape to spine; edgewear to covers; upper right hand corner on some pages shows stain; we would be happy to send pictures to potential buyers!; Ex-Library; Hard Cover; A. C. McClurg & Co.; 1914; 0 . Fair. 1914.

  • Published: 1914
  • Condition: Fair
Sold by: Lexington Books Inc
$121.97

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Co., 1934. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 213 pages, 254 illustrations in color and b&w. First published in 1914, this is the 1934 reprint. Light yellow cloth with two-color design. Previous owner's signature, date on front fly leaf. Otherwise clean, very good. Record # 605011

  • Published: 1934
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: reprint
Sold by: Monroe Street Books
$120.00

Indian Blankets and their Makers

James, George Wharton

New York: Tudor Publishing Co.. Fine, bright copy in nearly fine dust jacket. 1937. 2nd ed.. hardcover. Small 4to, 213 pp.+plates .

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Fine, bright copy in nearly fine dust jacket
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
Sold by: Abacus Bookshop
$100.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

New York: Tudor Publishing, 1937. Oversized 213pp including index Illustrations and colored plates Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover Darkening near spine inside covers and facing pages. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket.

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Near Fine
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$95.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co, 1920. Beige boards. [5]+vi-xvi+[2]+213p,pl,cp,teg.Title on spine rubbed. Corners light fray. Three line owners stamp on front fep. Page 23 pulling at gutter. Plates vg+ text very good.Originally published in 1914 by Edith E. Farnsworth.. Second Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.

  • Published: 1920
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: Second Edition
Sold by: Samuel Lasenby Bookseller
$95.00

Indian Blankets and their Makers

James, George Wharton

New York: Tudor Publishing Co.. Fine copy in very good dust jacket & box. 1937. 2nd ed.. hardcover. Small 4to, 213 pp.+plates .

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Fine copy in very good dust jacket & box
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
Sold by: Abacus Bookshop
$85.00

INDIAN BLANKETS and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A.c. McClurg & Co., 1920. shelf soiled beige boards with brown ltrs and decorative design, yellowed pages, cornes and edges are bumped, name on uper ffep, tight and clean. Originally publised in 1914.. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. G++/No DJ. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

  • Published: 1920
  • Condition: G++
  • Edition: Reprint Edition
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$84.95

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A.C. McClurg and Co, 1914. 1st Ed. A.C. McClurg and Co, Chicago 1914. Book in good condition especially for its age. Small bookplate on inside cover. 2nd page split from binding and some of the last pages as well. 212 pages with B and W as well as color illustrations. $75. First Edition. Cloth. Good.

  • Published: 1914
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: The Bookery
$75.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

N.Y.: Tudor Pub. Co., 1937. Hardcover. Very Good. New edition. July, 1937. 213pp, 64 illus. 32 color plates. Original red decorated cloth; gilt lettering on cover and spine(spine lettering faded) Slight glue foxing to endpaper gutters. Light wear at edges. Contents VG+.Lacks DJ.

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: Bob Fein Books
$75.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co. Used - Like New. 1934. Reprint of Howes J-43. Cloth, quarto, xvi 213 p. illustrated throughout with black & white and color plates. Original orange cloth with decorative front board stamped in red and brown. Minor bumping to corners. Otherwise, near fine.. (Subject: Americana & Regional History.)

  • Condition: Used - Like New
Sold by: Powell's Bookstores Chicago
$60.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

NY: Tudor Publishing, 1937. With 64 illustrations and 32 color plates. Browning & minor damp staining to front & rear fep. Some water staining to bottom portion of rear board causing slight bleeding of red color. DJ is clipped on corners in front & rear; soiled on rear; 1/2" piece missing from top of dj spine; 3/4"x3/4" piece missing from top front edge of dj.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: On The Road Books
$60.00

Indian Blankets and their Makers

James, George Wharton

Tudor Publishing, 1937 Book. 3. Hardcover. Good. No dust jacket. From 1914 edition. Publisher's cloth with no dj. Foxing and tanning inside. Bright, tight and NO markings to text. Not ex-library. 213 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. null.

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: 3
Sold by: Burlingame Library Foundation Booksales
$55.00

Indian Blankets And Their Makers

George Wharton James

Gallaher Press. Paperback. New. Paperback. 320 pages. Dimensions: 8.5in. x 5.4in. x 0.8in.Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN.

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$52.96

INDIAN BLANKETS AND THEIR MAKERS

James, George Wharton

New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1937. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Thirty-two color plates, with sixty-four textual illustrations. New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1937. Reprint of the 1914 first edition. James' most enduring work, and after nearly 100 years, it is still the definitive study of the craft and artistry of Indian weaving. Original burgundy cloth binding, with decorative green and gilt stamping. Previous owner's ink signature to the front flyleaf. The dust jacket, which has been backed by white paper, is price-clipped and rather edgeworn with some occasional chipping. A very good copy..

  • Published: 1937
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: The Book Shop, LLC
$50.00