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Fairy Fancy on Fabrics: The Wonderland of Calico Printing

By Bindewald, Erwin; Kasper, Karl

Braunschweig, Berlin, Hamburg, Kiel: George Westermann Verlag, 1951. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 168 pages. Hardcover in multi white cloth with print designs in green, purple and orange. The binding has a clear plastic dust jacket. Top edge of book has some soiling. Text is clean.


Introduction to Textile Chemistry

By Hartsuch, Bruce E.

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1950. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 413 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. Prior owner's name is written and ink stamped several times on the endpapers. A sound copy with clean text.


Oriental Costumes, Their Designs and Colors

By Tilke, Max

New York: Brentano's Publishers, 1922. Hardcover. Good. Quarto. 128 pages on thick stock paper. Hardcover bound in orange cloth, recently rebacked with the original cloth spine trimmed and laid down. Binding rubbed. A sound copy. Illustrated throughout in color. UNDATED on the title and copyright pages, but the Preface is dated 1922. Includes color plates for costumes in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.


The Great American Cover-Up: Counterpanes of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By Baltimore Museum of Art

Baltimore, MD: The Baltimore Museum of Art, 1971. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 48 pages. Softcover staple bound in brown wrappers. Covers show moderate wear, particularly around the edges. Corners show wear. Prior owner's name/inscription written on front flyleaf. Pages toned but sound.


Cultures Revealed: Appliques from Around the World - Selections from the Nell Battle Booker Sonnemann Collection

By Roth, Ann (Curator)

Raleigh, NC: Gallery of Art and Design, NCSU, 2000. Paperback. Very Good. 4to. 16 pages. Softcover in red and black wrappers. Covers show slight scuff. Pages toned but sound. Two staple bound copies of the 'Works of the Exhibition' detail sheets are loosely placed in the front of the book.


Leonard Tharp: An American Style of Flower Arrangement

By Ruffin, Lisa; [and] Leonard Tharp

Dallas, Texas: Taylor Publishing Company, 1986. Third Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Narinder Sall. Quarto. 231 pages. Hardcover in illustrated colour dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed. A nice, clean copy. INSCRIBED by Leonard Tharp on the front flyleaf. There is additionally a prior owner's inscription on the front flyleaf.


A Cuff Above.  23 Knit Designs by Cynthia Guggemos.
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A Cuff Above. 23 Knit Designs by Cynthia Guggemos.

By Guggemos, Cynthia.

Little Rock, Arkansas: Leisure Arts, 2009. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine. 4to. 95 pages. Soft cover bound in blue and white wrappers. Illustrated throughout. A lovely copy.


Customs and Fashions in Old New England

By Earle, Alice Morse

London: David Nutt, 1893. Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. 387 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth with bevelled edges. The binding is worn, and the inner hinges are cracking. There is an interesting 19th century Subscription Library bookplate on the front pastedown. This is for "W. H. Smith & Sons" which was on the Strand and at Railway bookstalls. "Sold" is ink-stamped on this label. The text block itself is sound.