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The Needle Arts of Greece : Design and Techniques

by Petrakis, Joan

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Published
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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He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoreseia Tis Aidipsou Kai Tis Agiannas

by Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

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1983
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Fine
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Re-issue.
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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… Read more
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He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoresia Tis Florinas

by Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

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1983
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Fine
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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… Read more
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He Hellenike Laike Phoresia : He Phoresies Me to Sigouni - He Phoreseia tis Tanagras Ton Chasion Kai Tis Elefsinas

by Hatzimichali, Angeliki [Angelike Chatzemichale]

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1983
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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… Read more
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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
Edition
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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Women's Work : The First 20,000 Years - Women, Cloth and Society in Early Times

by Barber,Elizabeth Wayland

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Published
1994
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Fine
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1st.US Ed..
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9780393035063
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New York: W.W.Norton, 1994 Fascinating account of the contibution of women to early cultures, with archaeological and anthropological evidence for their skills in weaving, spinning and the development of textiles.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Ex-Library.
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Aegean Crossroads: Greek Island Embroideries in the Textile Museum

by Trilling, James (Hattox, Ralph S.; Markrich, Lilo)

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
Edition
First Thus.
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9780874050219
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Washington, D.C: Textile Museum, 1983 With contributions by Ralph S Hattox & Lilo Markrich , Preface by Harold M.Keshishian. 150p. illus [some col.] bibliography. Ssmall fold on front cover, esle near fine. First Thus.. Original Wraps. Near Fine.
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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..
ISBN
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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