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From A Handweaver's Pattern Book to Quality Characterisation Of Apparel, from Textiles Of the Arts & Crafts Movement to Ciba Review - 12 Issues, Along With an Index To Ciba Review, we can help you find the textiles books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.com, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.


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    The Everyday Embroidery Book by Miall, Agnes M

    Sir Isaac Pitman, 1945 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. hardback, 4to, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped and tape repaired dust jacket, b&w illustrations, 206pp.


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    CIBA REVIEW NO. 79 APRIL, 1950 - SWISS LINEN EMBROIDERY by V. Trudel

    Basel/ Basle: CIBA Ltd, 1950. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. B & W illustrations. Condition is Very Good; Front cover slightly rippled, text & illustrations are very clean. Textiles Stk


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    $220.00

    Costumes and Textiles of Royal India by Kumar, Ritu

    London: Christie's. New in New dustjacket; 10 x 13 Hardback in dustjacket in New condition. 1999. Hardcover. Illustrated by 140 color plates 50 black and white; "For centuries, the ruling dynasties of India promoted the skills of spinners, weavers, dyers, printers and embroiderers, commissioning textiles from renowned centres of excellence across the subcontinent. Delicate muslins from Dacca, fine silk brocades from Varanasi, complex woollen weaves from Kashmir, intricate gold embroideries from Lahore - all were transformed into costumes fit for kings and courtiers. After years spent searching for the last surviving examples of traditional court clothing, designer Ritu Kumar has uncovered a wealth of costumes. Her book is a celebration of thousands of years of craft tradition and a testimony to the survival of the world's richest textile repertoire."; 5; 272 pp. .


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    Linen Hand Spinning and Weaving by Patricia Baines

    London: B.T. Batsford, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. 208pp. A very nice copy in dust jacket. in a protective wrapper. Spinning techniques are described with detailed coverage of dressing distaffs and tools to use. Every aspect of preparing the yarn is covered, bleaching and dyeing. Considered the standard source of information in this field.


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    Handwoven 1990 January/February by Interweave Press

    1990. Handwoven 1990 January/February by Interweave Press, paperback, 108 pages, fuzzy fabrics, weaving sticky yarns, painted warp belts, easy Ikat, discharge dyeing, pocket pointers.


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    Style, Classification and Ethnicity : Design Categories on Bakuba Raffia Cloth by Washburn, Dorothy K

    Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1990. Volume 80, Part 3, Transactions of the American Philosophical Society. VERY GOOD, clean, tight and unmarked copy showing slight use and handling. 157pp., index, bibliography, photographs.. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall.


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    The DMC Book of Cross Stitch and counted thread work by Zandt, Eleanor Van

    Collins & Brown, 1994 Book. Near Fine. hardback. 4to, pictorial laminated boards, a near fine copy in a near fine & now protected dust wrapper, col'd plates & patterns, 160pp.


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    Keep Me Warm One Night: Early Handweaving in Eastern Canada by Burnham, Harold B.; Burnham, Harold

    Toronto, ON, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1975. Large book: NO international orders. 3rd printing. Clean and unmarked. Full beige cloth binding. Dust jacket is rubbed, with light scratches to back panel, offered now in a new mylar cover. The culmination of twenty-five years of research on early handweaving in Canada by a museum curator and authority on the history and cultural significance of textiles. 387pp., index, bibliography and illustrated with 491 black and white plates. A terrific reference for the textile enthusiast and collector.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall.


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    A critical review of the studies in the relationship between fibre properties of a cotton and its yarn strength by Nawaz, S.M., Iftkhar Afzal

    Karachi: Pakistan Central Cotton Committee, 1960. 30p., slightly soiled wraps. Technological Bulletin Series A-No. 2.


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    World Costumes by BRADSHAW, Angela

    Macmillan, 1969. Near Fine/Very Good. Seventh printing. Quarto. Near fine in very good dustwrapper. One-inch square chip to bottom of spine, and small chip and tear to bottom front cover. 16 color plates.


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    The Shining Cloth: Dress and Adornment That Glitters by Victoria Z. Rivers

    1999-05-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


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    Justice vs J.P. Stevens: testimony by Mayer, Harold, Lynne Rhodes Mayer

    New York: National Citizens Committee for Justice for J.P. Stevens Workers; Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. 15p., thoroughly illustrated 8 x 11 inch album of images and quotes from a documentary on the lax safety standards, poor health benefits, anti-union activity, and other problems with the textile manufacturer. "Free" penned on cover. Dedicated "To all who dared to bear witness knowing, as they do, J.P. Stevens' history of reprisals


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    Traditional Textiles of Tunisia and related North African weavings. Preface by Jay D. Frierman by Resnick, Irmtraud

    Los Angeles: Craft & Folk Art Museum Los Angeles, distributed by the University of Washington Press, 1985. Oversized Paperback. coated paperstock throughout, line maps of the area one of which having two translucent overlays, many b&w site photos and technique diagrams, and a substantial colorphoto exhibit section. 9x8 inch softbound with high design and production qualities, plainish titled cover is enclosed in a pictorial dust jacket, this jacket faintly edgeworn. Entirely clean and sound, a fine copy. Folk art monographs, I.


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    The V & A Needlepoint Collection by Edler, Karen

    Anaya Publishers, 1994 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, a very good copy in a very good dust wrapper, col'd plates, 143pp.


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    kr290.00

    Textiles of the arts and crafts movement by Parry, Linda

    Mass Market Paperback. Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd | Utg. 2005 | Mass Market Paperback | 160 p. | This book is brand new. | Language: Engelska | We have this book in our store house - please allow for a couple of extra days for delivery.


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    Embroidered Textiles: Traditional Patterns from Five Continents by Paine, Sheila

    Paperback. Good.


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    Inkle Weaving by Helene Bress

    1980-07-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


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    Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot #63 1985 Summer by Handweavers Guild of America

    1985. Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot #63 1985 Summer by Handweavers Guild of America, paperback, Kente on 4-harnesses, blouse of cards, color in woven basket, start with a square, weft-twined weaving.


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    CAD $35.00

    The Unicorn Tapestries at The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Cavallo Adolfo Salvatore

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1998. Book. As New. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. In-4, relié, jaquette, Très Bon Etat, dj shelf edgeworn, several small tears.


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    Le Grand Livre De La Tapisserie by Jobe, Joseph

    Lausanne: Edita Lausanne, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. crimson cloth decorated in gilt. Near fine.. 278 pages. Folio, 33 x 28 cm. Profusely illustrated: tipped-in and full page color plates, and black and white illustrations. Preface by Jean Lurcat. Articles by Pierre Verlet, Michel Florisooone, Adolf Hoffmeister and Francois Tabard. Indices.


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    May Useful Arts Employ My Youth." The Hope R. Hacker Sampler Collection in the Allentown Art Museum by Vincent, Margaret

    Allentown, PA: Allentown Art Museum, Publisher, 1987. Wraps. Good. Illustrated wraps. Small square format. 24 pp. Black and white photos throughout. A descriptive checklist of samplers in the Allentown Art Museum, all part of the Hope R. Hackler collection, and consisting of samplers from 18th and 19th century US, Mexico and Europe. GOOD condition, ex-museum library. Sticker on the lower front cover, with pocket, pastedown and minor markings in the interior. Light fading and edgewear. A hint of wrinkling.


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    CIBA REVIEW NO. 76 OCTOBER, 1949 - EARLY AMERICAN TEXTILES by W. Born

    Basel/ Basle: CIBA Ltd, 1949. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. B & W illustrations. Contains insert Pattern Card No. 2110/47 with actual fabric samples of Neolan colors. Condition is Very Good; Front cover slightly rippled, text & illustrations are very clean. Textiles Stk


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    French Textiles from 1760 to the Present by Schoeser, Mary; Dejardin, Kathleen

    London: Laurence King, Publisher, 1991. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Folio. Blue cloth in unclipped jacket. Small folio. 224 pp. Color illustrations throughout. A thorough history of the French textile industry, examining the manufacturing processes and changes/evolution of technology, as well as use of color, designs and motifs, and the difference in production between those textiles made for mass market consumption and those made for an exclusive market. With many illustrated examples throughout. VERY GOOD condition. Minor rubbing and edgewear to the jacket. Light fading and edgewear to the book.


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    CIBA REVIEW NO. 58 JULY, 1947 - BATIKS by A. Steinmann

    Basel/ Basle: CIBA Ltd, 1947. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. B & W illustrations. Condition is Very Good; Purple dye stain on front cover, text & illustrations are very clean. Textiles Stk


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