COVID-19 Update

March 29, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders.

Sign In | Register
Interwoven Globe: The Worldwide Textile Trade, 1500-1800 by  Amelia (ed.) Peck - Hardcover - 2013 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB and Biblio.com

Interwoven Globe: The Worldwide Textile Trade, 1500-1800

by Peck, Amelia (ed.)

Condition: New


New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013. Hardcover. New. Boards covered in cloth patterned after catalogue #116, a blue print panel; black title block on spine with white lettering. 360 pp. with 360 color illustrations; weighs nearly 5 lbs. Catalogue from the exhibition held September 2013 through January 2014. This is the first book to investigate the story of textiles from the perspective of the history of design, rather than the viewpoint of trade, and how those designs traveled across the globe. Includes more than 120 works with full-page images as well as detail shots. With maps, a glossary and bibliography, in addition to several scholarly essays.

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

$60.00

$7.50 shipping to USA

More shipping options >





The Importance of Dust Jackets

The Importance of Dust Jackets

Is the dust jacket of a book worth holding on to? Consider its form, its function, and its beauty. Learn more about dust jackets and their importance to your collection.

Little Golden Books - Collection and First Edition Identification

Collecting Little Golden Books

These iconic children's board books are collectible if you can find an original in great condition! Learn more about collecting Little Golden Books.


Trustpilot