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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.

$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.

$400.00


Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

New York: Tudor Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1937. Hardcover. The 1937 reprint of the 1914 first edition, in its very scarce original box and dust jacket. Mylared dust jacket has chips, a half inch tear, and clipped corners. Red cloth boards with gilt and green imprint. Spine is shaken. Top edge red, other edges with some soil spots. Endpapers have shadow toning, and a few pages have light soil. The box is in good condition with some wear and light soil, with a pastedown front lid matching the cover. With sixty-four illustrations and thirty-two color plates. A well-illustrated classic on Navajo weaving from writer and photographer George Wharton James. ; 10 1/4" x 7 3/4"; 213 pp .

$375.00


Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan boards with brown imprint. In custom slipcase. Light rubbing and bumping of corners and light soil. Gilt top edge. Light soil on edges and a few pages. Minor hinge cracking at rear. This well-illustrated book of Navajo weaving has many full-color plates of blankets and many more black and white photographs from writer and photographer James. Howes J 43. ; Color Illustrations; 10 1/4" x 7 1/2"; 213 pp .

$275.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers.

JAMES, George Wharton

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1914. First edition. Large octavo. xvi, [2], 213, [1] pp. plus numerous full page plates (most of them of blankets or rugs and many of them in color). Publisher's beige cloth with darker brown spine and cover lettering, Native American motif on front. A particularly bright and fresh copy in a nearly flawless binging.

$250.00


Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A.C. McClurg, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 7.25 x 10.25 inches, 213 pp text + numerous illustrations, including 32 color plates and many b/w photographs. Original beige buckram boards, top edge gilt. Lightly rubbed at the extremities, two small archival repairs to the half title page, else fine. A lovely copy of this important early study of Indian blankets, including their design, creation, creators, and identification. James was one of the earliest collectors of Native American textiles and pottery. Howes J-43.

$250.00


Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

New York. : A.C. McClurg, [1914]. First edition thus. . Gilt decorated hard cover. . Fine copy in fine slip case. 4to. Illustrated. Important reference work.

$192.00

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.

$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.

$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.

$160.00

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

$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 .

$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.

$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 .

$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.

$84.95

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, Your purchase supports literacy charities

$78.87

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.

$75.00

Indian Blankets and Their Makers (A Rio Grande classic)

George Wharton James

Rio Grande Pr Inc, 1974-06-01. Hardcover. Used:Good. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

$67.13


Indian Blankets and Their Makers

James, George Wharton

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co, 1914. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover with decorated beige cloth boards, 1914, small quarto, 213pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book VG with rubbing and soil to boards, small indent to front board, binding tight, auction gallery plate to front pastdown, otherwise text clean and unmarked with mild toning throughout. No DJ.

$65.00

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.

$60.00