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image of Handicrafts of the Southern Highlands, With An Account of the Rural Handicraft Movement in the United States and Suggestions for the Wider Use of Handicrafts in Adult Education and in Recreation  [SIGNED COPY]

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New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1946 [2], 370pp, bound in blue cloth, gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. Inscribed and signed by the Author on the title page "To my friend / Helen Marie Bibbee / with best wishes / Sincerely / Allen Eaton / July 1958". Includes *Mountain Handicrafts of the Pioneer Days… Read more
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image of Spider Woman.  A Story of Navajo Weavers and Chanters

Spider Woman. A Story of Navajo Weavers and Chanters

by Reichard, Gladys A.

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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$22.00

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Glorieta, New Mexico: The Rio Grande Press, Inc., 1981 1981 {1934}. 287pp, [5], printed on fine glossy paper, bound in orange cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. Foxing on first three leaves. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.
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image of Silken Threads Lacquer Thrones - Lan Na Court Textiles

Silken Threads Lacquer Thrones - Lan Na Court Textiles

by Conway, Susan

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781588860170
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$32.00

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Chicago: Art Media Resources, 2002 OVERSIZED. 281pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in maroon cloth, gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight, illustrated throught. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is NOT price-clipped, and is in a protective mylar cover. ASIAN DRESS AND TEXTILES.
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A Basketmaker in Rural Japan

by Cort, Louise Allison / Kenji, Nakamura

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Published
1996
Condition
New
ISBN
9780834803367
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$32.00

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NY / Tokyo / Wash. D.C.: Weatherhill, in Association with Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1996 160pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in illustrated stiff paper covers, binding and hinges tight, with over 100 duotone photographs. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.
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image of Dream Weavers.  Textile Art From the Tibetan Plateau

Dream Weavers. Textile Art From the Tibetan Plateau

by Cole, Thomas

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Published
2004
Condition
New
ISBN
9789812329417
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$36.00

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Singapore: Times Edition - Marshall Cavendish, 2004 188pp, printed on fine glossy paper, binding and hinges tight, with 68 colour plates. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is unclipped, and is in a protective mylar cover. Contents include *Early Tibetan History *Medieval Glimpses of Tibet *Origins of the Craft *Attribution *Provenance… Read more
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image of The What Where When and How of a Man's Cravat.  Being A Comprehensive and Practical Treatise on the Cravat

The What Where When and How of a Man's Cravat. Being A Comprehensive and Practical Treatise on the Cravat

by Keiser, James R.

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Published
1902
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$32.00

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New York: Self Published, 1902 [32] pp, printed on fine glossy paper, top edges gilt, bound in black flexible cloth, with binding and hinges tight, halftone illustrations throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Includes The Cravat - *Its Names and Shapes *Its Tying *Its Care *Its Selection *Its Various Forms for Special Functions and… Read more
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image of amaNdebele, Farbsignale Aus Sudafrika.  Signals of Color from South Africa  [Association Copy]

amaNdebele, Farbsignale Aus Sudafrika. Signals of Color from South Africa [Association Copy]

by Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt [editor]

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783803030474
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$22.00

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Tubingen: Ernest Wasmuth Verlag, 1991 175pp, [1], printed on heavy stock glossy paper, with binding and hinges tight, colour & b/w photographic illustrations throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Text is in German and English. From the personal collection of Lorna Marshall (1898-2002], a well known anthropologist that lived among the !Kung people of the Kalahari… Read more
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image of The Art of Africa  [Association Copy]

The Art of Africa [Association Copy]

by Battiss, Walter W. / Franz, G. H. / Grossert, J. W. / Junod, H. P

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Published
1958
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
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$58.00

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa: Shuter & Shooter, 1958 140pp, bound in half cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout, with the tipped-in frontis-piece intact. Contents include: *The African Races *Art & Crafts of Negro Africa *Fetish *Rock Engravings *Bushman Paintings *Pottery *Basket Making *Wood Carvings *Beadwork *Leather Work *Musical… Read more
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image of Annabel Fox Willow Lake Collection, 32 Handknitting Patterns

Annabel Fox Willow Lake Collection, 32 Handknitting Patterns

by Fox, Annabel

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Published
1996
Condition
Good
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Winchester, New Hampshire: Annabel Fox, 1996 74pp, bound in stiff paper covers, with the binding and hinges tight. Boos shows covers wear and creasing, one page detached, folded and laid-in.
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Folded Flowers. Fabric Origami With a Twist of Silk Ribbon

by Sudo, Kumiko

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780972121804
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$22.00

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Elmhurst, Illinois: Breckling Press, 2002 [4], xxi, [1], 170pp, [4], bound in stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight, includes patterns. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.
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Turquoise Blue Book and Indian Jewelry Digest - Arizona Highways Collector Series

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Published
1975
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Phoenix, Arizona: Arizona Highways, 1975 96pp, printed on fine glosyy paper, binding tight, color photographic illustrations throughout.
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image of 2-at-a-time Socks.  The Secret of Kntting Two at Once on One Circular Needle  [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

2-at-a-time Socks. The Secret of Kntting Two at Once on One Circular Needle [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

by Morgan-Oakes, Melissa

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781580176910
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$28.00

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North Adams, Mass.: Storey Publishing, 2007 143pp, [1], in a sprial binding, which makes it easy to keep the book open whilst following directions. Inscribed and Signed by the Author on the title page. Someone set a water glass on the last page, resulting in a paper buckle.
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Manual of Swedish Hand Weaving

by Cyrus, Ulla

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$42.00

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Boston: Charles T. Branford Company, 1956 Translation by Viola Anderson, with a Swedish-English Weaving Glossary and Word List. vii, [1], 9-271pp, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket lacks an upper portion, and is in a protective mylar jacket.
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Practical Help for Textile Mill Men

by Compiled from the Columns of Textile World

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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NY: Textile World / McGraw-Hill, 1930 [2], 242pp, bound in maroon cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout, previous owner's name. Contents include *Cotton *Wool & Worsted *Dyeing & Finishing *Silk *Knitting *Rayon and more. Covers show light edge wear.
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Modern Bleaching and Finishing

by By a Practical Working Bleacher

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Published
1893
Condition
Good
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$62.00

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Manchester: John Heywood, 1893 Circa 1893. 70pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in maroon cloth, binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout.. Previous owner's name in pencil, interior foxing, covers show edge wear. TEXTILE.
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image of Common Sense Cotton Spinning.  A Handbook for Spinners and Piecers, Containing Practical Hints on the Management of the Spinning Mule, and Showing Some of the Causes of the Excessive Breakage of Ends

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Oldham: J. A. Bardsley, 1919 Third Edition, containing important additions. [8], 102pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in teal cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Previous owner's name on the front free endpaper.
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$30.00
image of Textile Flammability.  A Handbook of Regulations, Standards and Test Methods

Textile Flammability. A Handbook of Regulations, Standards and Test Methods

by Compiled By the Ad Hoc Committee for the Publication of Flammability Test Methods of the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists

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Published
1974
Condition
Good++
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$45.00

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American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, 1974 Circa 1974-1975. vi, 213pp, printed on fine glossy paper, with binding and hinges tight. Ex-library, with pocket in back, and small label on front cover. Small lower edge damp mark on back pages.
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image of The Identification of Textile Fibres.  Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Fibre Blends

The Identification of Textile Fibres. Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Fibre Blends

by Luniak, Bruno

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Published
1953
Condition
Fair
Edition
First English Edition
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$45.00

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London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., 1953 xiv, 177pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in brick coloured cloth, with binding and hinges tight. With 312 Photomicrographs and 14 Tables. Covers Fair showing slight curl, and a chewed spine edge. Interior in Very Good Condition. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and… Read more
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image of Davison's Knit Goods Trade "The Standard" 46th Annual Edition, October 1936

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New York: Davison Publishing Co., 1936 OVERSIZED. For the United States and Canada. 736pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in maroon cloth, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Corner damp mark on first 80 pages. Includes early advertising, with a thumb index.
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$65.00
image of Four-Bank Single Apron and Four-Bank Double Apron Tape Condensers.  Tops and Bottoms Eliminated, More Uniform Roping and Yarn, 20% to 80% Greater Card Production.  Bulletin TC-47   SCARCE

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North Andover, Mass.: Davis & Furber Machine Company, 1926 Circa 1926. 15pp, [1], printed on fine glossy paper, stiff card covers, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Illustrated throughout. This bulletin is a supplement to the Davis & Furber Tape Condenser Catalog, which gives information on the complete line of tape condensers, with… Read more
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