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The Batsford Book of Tapestry Weaving
Pearson, Alec,
ISBN: 0713439467
B. T. Batsford Ltd, London, 1984. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. Acknowledgements, introduction by author, glossary, bibliography, and index. The text is illustrated with black and white and the occasional coloured photograph; and black and white illustrations. Red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Acknowledgements, introduction by author, glossary, bibliography, and index. The text is illustrated with black and white and the occasional coloured photograph; and black and white illustrations. Red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Quoting from the front fold over panel blurb: "Weaving a flat tapestry is a question both of design and execution, and Alec Pearson one of England's best-known tapestry weavers careful to deal fully with each aspect." Softening of the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners. Agent toning of the text block edges. Creasing of the top dustwrapper edged with rubbing of the panels. There is a 1 inch tear to the lower corner of the front fold over crease; original price sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front fold over panel. Browning of the fold over panels. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [6], 7 - 136 pages,. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Weaving; ISBN: 0713439467. ISBN/EAN: 9780713439465. Inventory No: 0128754. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0128754  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Weaving a NavajoBlanket
Reichard, Gladys A.,
ISBN: 0486229920
Dover Publications, Inc., New York, 1974. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic & Illustrations. First Edition. acknowledgements, foreword by author, list of illustrations, five appendices, bibliography and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing a Navajo woman weaving under a tree. The text is illustrated with black-and-white line drawings and the occasional black-and-white photograph. Colour illustrated card cover with black-and-white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "The author spent four summers (1930-33) living and working among the Navajos, during which time she learnt among other things the principles of weaving. In this book she takes the reader through the same process, introducing the careful details, the personalities she worked with, and the materials and methods of weaving in the Navajo style." -- from the rear panel blurb. This book was first published in 1936, under the title of "Navajo Shepherd and Weaver". Creasing to the book corners and backstrip. Rubbing to the book edges and to the book panels with a crease that runs three quarters the length of the front panel. Handling marks and age toning of the textblock edges and age toning of the pages. Previous owners name to the top edge of the free front end paper and there triangular crease to the top right-hand corner of the page (more felt than seen) to page 39. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [6], VII - XVIII, 222 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic & Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Weaving; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 0486229920. ISBN/EAN: 9780486229928. Inventory No: 0115782. Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0115782  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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