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The Needle Arts of Greece : Design and Techniques

by Petrakis, Joan

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1977
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Very Good
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1st.US Edition.
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9780684148632
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New York: Scribners, 1977 A survey of typical designs and processes in Greek embroidery, with patterns for making contemporary embroideries using these traditional techniques and motifs as inspiration. 174p. illus (some col.) bibliography.index.. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Embroideries from Cretan Weaving

by Paleologou, Eleni Kladou [Helene Palaiologou]

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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1st Greek Edition
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Athens: Peregites Editions, 1983 Originaly published in Greek as "Kentemata apo yphanta tes Kretes."Translated by Eileen Christ. Colourful close-up photographs of traditional woven textiles from Crete, by identified weavers and with information on the materials amd methods used, Th designs have been transposed onto detailed charts for embroiderers and there are instructions on stitching techniques. Glossary. 150p.illus. B & W… Read more
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Ampelakia : to Likno tou Synetairismou

by Prokovas, Giannes

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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1st Greek Ed.
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Athens: Kedros, 1982 A well illustrated survey of the historic community of Ambelakia in Thessaly close to the Vale of Tempe. It became prosperous in the 18th. Century by creatinga co-operative organizarion to export the cloth spun, woven and dyed in the area and which wae profitably exported across Europe. Because of this it is a treasure house of traditional… Read more
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The Komboloi And Its History

by Evangelinos, Aris

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Published
2000
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New
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789608627116
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Nauplion, Greece: Komboloi Museum, 2000 Fascinating account of the significance of Greek worry beads , published by the Komboloi Museum (Available in Greek and in English) 158p. illus. 1st Greek Ed... Original Wraps. New.
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The Vorres Museum Folk Art Collection : "Pyrgi"

by Vorres, Ian

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Published
1988
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As New
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1st Greek Edition.
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Paiania: Vorres Museum, 1988 64p. illus.col. Signed by Author. 1st Greek Edition.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Manolis Vernardos.
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The Vorres Museum Folk Art Collection : "Pyrgi"

by Vorres, Ian

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1988
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1st Greek Edition.
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Paiania: Vorres Museum, 1988 64p. illus.col. Signed by Author. 1st Greek Edition.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Manolis Vernardos.
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The Vorres Museum Folk Art Collection : "Pyrgi"

by Vorres, Ian

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2002
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1st Greek Edition.
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Paiania: Vorres Museum, 2002 64p. illus.col. 1st Greek Edition.. Soft Cover. New. Illus. by Manolis Vernardos.
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Introduction - Catalogue

by Papantoniou, Ioanna

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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1st Greek Edition.
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Nauplio: Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation/Peloponnesiakon Laographikon Hidryma, 1981 Illustrated guide to the folk arts and crafts on display at the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation / Peloponnesiakon Laographikon Hidryma. 86p. illus. 1st Greek Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Embroideries and Jewellery of Greek national Costumes

by Zora, Popi

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Published
1981
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Fine
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2nd Ed.
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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.
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Guide to the Benaki Museum

by Delivorrias, a

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Published
1980
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Athens: Benaki Museum, 1980 Describes the layout and fascinating collections of the Benaki Museum (before the recent renovations which have ch\ganged the locations of some exhibits) 199p. llus (some col). Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Trans Kay Cicellis.
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Greece 1979

by National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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Published
1978
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Fair > Good
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1st Greek Edition.
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Athens: NTOG, 1978 Book about Greece for tourists issued annually by the NTOG - beautifully illustrated with maps and travel information. This issue has article "Traditional Greek Jewellery" illustrated with examples from the Benaki Museum (pp.152-192) (Text clean and complete, ususal library marks, pages loose in wrappers). 1st Greek Edition.. Printer Wrapper. Fair > Good. Ex-Library.
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Greece 1971

by National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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Published
1970
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1st Greek Edition.
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Athens: NTOG, 1970 Book about Greece for tourists issued annually by the NTOG - beautifully illustrated with maps and travel information. (Articles on "The Caves of Greece" pp. 131-135, ans "Greek Popular Art" pp 135-43). 1st Greek Edition.. Printer Wrapper. Very Good.
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Greece 1979

by National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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1978
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1st Greek Edition.
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Athens: NTOG, 1978 Book about Greece for tourists issued annually by the NTOG - beautifully illustrated with maps and travel information. This issue has article "Traditional Greek Jewellery" illustrated with examples from the Benaki Museum (pp.152-192). 1st Greek Edition.. Printer Wrapper. Very Good.
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A Guide to Greek Island Embroidery

by Johnstone, Pauline

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Published
1972
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Very Good
Edition
1st UK Ed..
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9780112901204
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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.
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A Guide to Greek Island Embroidery

by Johnstone, Pauline

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780905209135
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London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1972 Cover slightly tanned from sun exposure, else fine 110p. illus. 1st UK Ed... Original Wraps. Near Fine.
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Greek Island Embroideries in the Textile Museum

by Trilling, James

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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1st US Ed..
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9780874050219
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Washington: The Textile Museum, 1983 150p. plates (some col.) bibliography.index. 1st US Ed... Original Wraps. Very Good.
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Theophilos : Paintings

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Published
1990
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Fine
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1st Greek Ed..
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Lesbos, Greece: Municipality of Mytiline - Theophilos Museum / G.Gezerlis, 1990 Large format coffee table book illustrating the work of the primitive Greek folk artist Theophilos Hadjimichael (1866-1934) "Lesvos is famed as the birthplace of the naïve folk artist, Theophilos who was born in Varia near Mytilini. There is however great confusion over the date of his birth. According to… Read more
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Theophilos

by Tsarouchis, Yiannis & Andreadis, Stratis G

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Published
1966
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1st Greek Ed..
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Athens: Commercial Bank of Greece, 1966 Large format coffee table book illustrating the work of the primitive Greek folk artist Theophilos Hadjimichael (1866-1934) This is the finest copy of the book I have ever seen "Lesvos is famed as the birthplace of the naïve folk artist, Theophilos who was born in Varia near Mytilini. There is however great confusion over… Read more
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