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Pakistan Hand-Knotted Carpets
1 Pakistan Hand-Knotted Carpets
Karachi, Export Promotion Bureau of Pakistan, Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 64 pages. 8 3/8"w x 11 7/8"h. Glossy pictorial boards. Edge wear to dust jacket. Many color photos. 140328 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Victoria and Albert Museum: Indian Embroidery
London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1951, Pamphlet Very Good 
Institutional ex-library book. 9 pages of text then 28 b&w illustrations. Staple-bound 129908 
Price: 14.95 USD
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3 Women of the North: An Exhibition of Art By Inuit Women of the Canadian Arctic: Sculptures, Drawings, Wall Hangings, Costumes Dolls
Vancouver, B.C., Marion Scott Gallery, 1992, 0912634188 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Catalog for the exhibition that took place June 6-July 11, 1992. 95 pages, color photographs. 103262 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Knitting Lace, Abbey, Barbara
4 Abbey, Barbara Knitting Lace
London, Pitman Publishing, 1974, 0273007432 / 9780273007432 Hard Cover Very Good Good Textiles 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 143 pages. 7 3/8"w x 9 1/4"h. Many b&w illustrations. 139536 
Price: 35.00 USD
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100 Afghan Squares to Knit: Patterns and Instructions for Mixing and Matching Afghan Squares for Blankets and Throws, Abrahams, Debbie
5 Abrahams, Debbie 100 Afghan Squares to Knit: Patterns and Instructions for Mixing and Matching Afghan Squares for Blankets and Throws
U.S.A., Trafalgar Square Books, 2002, 1570762228 / 9781570762222 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. 134966 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Aymara Weavings, Adelson, Laurie
6 Adelson, Laurie Aymara Weavings
Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr, 1983, 0865280223 / 9780865280229 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slightly soiled white cover. Many color photos. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. 136800 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Threads of Identity: Maya Costume of the 1960s in Highland Guatemala, Altman, Patricia B.; West, Caroline D.
7 Altman, Patricia B.; West, Caroline D. Threads of Identity: Maya Costume of the 1960s in Highland Guatemala
Los Angeles, Fowler Museum of Cultural History / University of California, 1992, 0930741234 / 9780930741235 Oversize Hardback Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 192 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Full black cloth boards. Many color and b&w photos and illustrations. 138428 
Price: 50.00 USD
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With the Flow, Against the Grain, Amenomori-Schmeisser, Keiko
8 Amenomori-Schmeisser, Keiko With the Flow, Against the Grain
Canberra, Australia, Craft ACT: Craft & Design Centre, 2003, 0975004611 / 9780975004616 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 24 pages. Staple-bound. Many color photos. 130011 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Creative Spinning, Weaving and Plant-Dyeing, Anderson, Beryl
9 Anderson, Beryl Creative Spinning, Weaving and Plant-Dyeing
Angus and Robertson, 1971, 020712227X / 9780207122279 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Unpaginated, about 40 pages, lots of color photos. Contents include: Spinning woll and other fibres, Weaving with spun and unspun wool, Plant dyeing unspun fleece or handspun yarn, Knitting with handspun. 118228 
Price: 26.95 USD
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Hats on Heads the Art of Creative Millinery, Anlezark, Mildred
10 Anlezark, Mildred Hats on Heads the Art of Creative Millinery
Australia, Kangaroo Press, 1994, 0864173032 / 9780864173034 Ex-Libris Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Many illustrations. 152 pages. 097273 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Tablet Weaving, Ann Sutton; Pat Holtom
11 Ann Sutton; Pat Holtom Tablet Weaving
New Centre, MA, Charles T. Branford, 1975, 0823150453 / 9780823150458 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 104 pages. 7 7/8"w x 8 1/8"h. 4 color plates; 90 b&w photographs, 85 diagrams. Tablet weaving is an ancient method of making braids without using a loom. 135751 
Price: 45.00 USD
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English Smocks with Directions for Making Them, Armes, Alice
12 Armes, Alice English Smocks with Directions for Making Them
Leicester, Dryad Press, 1961, Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 16 pages. 5 1/2"w x 8 5/8"h. Includes 13 loose folded tissue paper sheets of smock patterns in pockets and the front and rear of book. 139719 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Askari, Nasreen;Arthur, Liz Uncut Cloth: Saris, Shawls and Sashes
United Kingdom, Merrell, 1999, 1858940834 / 9781858940830 Ex Library Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows very light use, lots of large color photos. 124296 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Turkish Carpets: Contemporary Handmade, Ayyildiz, Ugur
14 Ayyildiz, Ugur Turkish Carpets: Contemporary Handmade
Turkey, Net Turistik Yayinlar A.S., 1995, 9754791465 / 9789754791464 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 96 pages. An illustrated guide to contemporary Turkish carpets, region by region. Many color photos. 134529 
Price: 14.95 USD
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15 Becker, Mary Lamb; Benedict, Ruth The Mitten Book
Van Buren, WI, Reiman Publications, 1978, 0846705699 / 9780846705697 Ex Library Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean; tight binding. Blue buckram boards. 114092 
Price: 11.16 USD
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Plant Fibers for Papermaking, Bell, Lilian A.
16 Bell, Lilian A. Plant Fibers for Papermaking
McMinnville, OR, Liliaceae Press, 1990, 0962507628 / 9780962507625 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 132 pages. Contents: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; The Fiber Data Sheets; Searching for Plant Fibers to Use; Harvesting of Plant Fibers; Purchasing Plant Fibers for Papermaking; Fiber Storage, Yields; Fiber Separation; Fermentation; Pre-Cooking Preparation; Cooking; Beating; Sheet Formation; Drying Techniques; Pulp Preparation for Japanese Sheet Formation; Casting with Plant Fibers; Photos, Fiber Electron Micrographs; Photos, Process; Photos, Papermaking Equipment; Summary; A Catalog of Plant Fibers; The Bast Fibers; The Leaf Fibers; The Grass Fibers; Appendix; Bibliography; Botanical Name Index; Common Name Index. 123159 
Price: 60.00 USD
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New Key to Weaving: A Textbook of Hand Weaving for the Beginning Weaver, Black,  Mary E.
17 Black, Mary E. New Key to Weaving: A Textbook of Hand Weaving for the Beginning Weaver
N Y, Macmillan, 1976, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Very clean book with very light shelf wear to the covers only, lower corners bumped, pretty, tan cloth covers with black embossed emblem. Straight, solid spine and binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind save a BLACK ink blot at the bottom of the contents page that soaked through to p. 7; does not affect text. 573 pages, lots of patterns, illustrations, photos, weaving charts. 134003 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Hand Spinning and Natural Dyeing, Boley, Claire
18 Boley, Claire Hand Spinning and Natural Dyeing
United Kingdom, Good Life Press Ltd., 2011, 1904871968 / 9781904871965 Trade Paperback Very Good Textiles 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 128 pages. Many color photos. 140052 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Medieval Theatre Costume:  A Practical Guide to the Construction of Garments, Brooke, Iris
19 Brooke, Iris Medieval Theatre Costume: A Practical Guide to the Construction of Garments
N Y, Theatre Arts Books, 1969, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Institutional ex-library book with stamps and pocket at back. No library markings on cover or spine. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 112 pages. Full red cloth boards. Small tears on dust jacket. Iris Brooke presents diagrams for laying out material and cutting, and stresses the importance of costume as an aid to actors in their roles. Contents: Introduction; Diagrams of Measurement; Wardrobe; Religious Drama; Heraldry and Symbolism; Hoods; Head-dress and Crowns: Hose and Shoes; Properties, Armour, Masks and Wings; Royalty and Nobility. 129881 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Brostoff, Laya Double Weave: Theory and Practice
Loveland, Colorado, U.S.A., Interweave Pr, 1977, 0934026017 / 9780934026017 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 45 pages. Staple-bound. 128070 
Price: 13.95 USD
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