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Greek Folk Costumes From KALAMOS BOOKS


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Topikes Phoresies Makedonias / Traditonal Greek Costumes of MacEdonia

Thessalonike: Etaireia Makedonikon Spoudon, 1981. Large format unused calendar [18'x12'] for 1982, with 12 lovlely coloured illlustrations of costumes from Macedonia collected by the Laographiko Kai Ethnologiko Mouseio Makedonias. 13p. . 1st Japanese Edition. Calendar. Very Good.

$24.00

The Greek Dances - Our Living Link with Antiquity

By Stratou,Dora N.

Athens: Dora Stratou Theatre, 1966. Illustrated by Indo Ioannidi and Lenio Bradzioti, specialized photographers of motif and ancient vases and Greek costumes. Designed by Spiros Vassiliou 40p.of text + 36 pages of illustrations (114 photographs) Inscription on the ffep by the translator . Signed by Translator. 1st Greek Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Translated by Amy Mims-Argyrakis.

$30.00

Introduction - Catalogue

By Papantoniou, Ioanna

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.

$25.00

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

Greece

By Economides, Anton

Novara, Italy: Instituto Geografico De Agostini, 1949. Vintage photographs of Greece (includes some nice studies of Greek Folk costume) Contributions by N.Kyparisses, Zalocosta, Al.Philadepheus, G Soteriou, A. Hatzimichali & A Economides. Post war paper showing aging & tanning, slightly shaken in brown binding. plates (B & W) 146p.. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$45.00

Guide to the Benaki Museum

By Delivorrias, A

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

$17.50

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

Greece 1979

By National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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.

$6.00

Greece 1979

By National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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.

$12.00

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

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