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image of DIRECTIONS FOR KNITTING AND CROCHET with M. Heminway_Sons' Knitting Silk, Together with Engraved Patterns.

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New York: M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co., Manufacturers of The Pure Dye Knitting Silk, 1886., 1886.. Good. - Small octavo, 7-3/8 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in peach wraps titled and illustrated in black on the front and rear covers. The front edge of the covers and the head and tail of the spine… Read more
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DENIM: An American Legend.

by (Cartier-Bresson, Henri; Weber, Bruce; Avedon, Richard; et al). Finlayson, Iain.

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Published
(1990).
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster Inc., (1990)., (1990).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. There is a narrow vertical strip of light rubbing to each cover. 126 & [2] pages. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations by various photographers. Near fine. First edition."A stunning photographic exploration of blue… Read more
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MAKING WAVES: Swimsuits and the Undressing of America.

by Lencek, Lena; and Bosker, Gideon.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1989).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, (1989)., (1989).. Very good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in folding pictorial wraps. The top corner of the rear cover is bumped & creased. Its top edge is slightly darkened with a tiny black mark. 160 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. There is… Read more
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image of FASHION 1900-1939. A Scottish Arts Council Exhibition with the support of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

FASHION 1900-1939. A Scottish Arts Council Exhibition with the support of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

by Garland, Madge; Ginsberg, Madeleine; Battersby, Martin; Lloyd, Valerie; Davies, Ivor.

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Published
(1975).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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London: Idea Books International, (1975)., (1975).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-5/8 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial light green wraps. There is some foxing to the top section of each wrap. 78 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white and color. Very good. The text is by the contributors to the exhibition. Madge… Read more
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image of DE MOULIN CREATIONS IN CHORAL APPAREL: Style Book No. 452.

DE MOULIN CREATIONS IN CHORAL APPAREL: Style Book No. 452.

by (De Moulin Bros & Co,).

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Published
1937.
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Greenville, IL: De Moulin Bros & Co., 1937., 1937.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in teal & white wraps with a decorative panel on the front wrap. The binding is rubbed with soiling to the rear wrap. 16 pages, including wraps. Profuse color illustrations. The bottom corners of the pages are… Read more
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image of WEST END SARTORIAL FASHION PANELS FOR LADIES. Incorporating Prewett_Co.'s West End Tailor-Mades. Spring and Summer 1931.

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London: Sartorial Gazette, (1931)., (1931).. Good. - Folio, 15 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, brown wraps titled and illustrated in bronze & gilt within which are laid the text and plates. The The covers are soiled with tears to the head and tail of the spine. The book, a portfolio of sorts, consists of 4 pages… Read more
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$35.00
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A CENTURY OF SHOES: Icons of Style in the 20th Century.

by Pattison, Angela; and Cawthorne, Nigel.

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Published
(1997).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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(Edison, NJ): Chartwell Books, Inc., (1997)., (1997).. Very good. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9-5/8 inches wide], gray cloth in a dust wrapper. The corners of the front cover are slightly bumped. There is a small area of dampstaining to the bottom edge of the dust jacket's rear panel. 160 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black… Read more
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image of TYPES OF FASHIONABLE COTTON FABRICS FOR SPRING_SUMMER 1934. Chosen by Fashion Authorities from the Staffs of Collier's, Dry Goods Economist, Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, and Women's Wear Daily. [FABRIC SAMPLE BOOK].

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New York: The Cotton-Textile Institute, Inc., 1934., 1934.. Very good. - Folio, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide. Softcovers, bound in light green wrappers printed in darker green and bound with bronze clasps along the top. The edges of the covers are chipped. 12 pages, including an introductory text page titled "Swatching Service, Issue Number 9, Spring… Read more
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$50.00
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New York: Clothing Designer Co., Inc., 1925.. 1925.. Very good. - Small quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown wraps backed with tan cloth tape. The bottom corner of the rear wrap is creased. Title & 32 pages mimeographed in blue ink from a typed ms. & printed on one side only as issued… Read more
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$45.00
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WORDROBE

by (Schiaparelli, Elsa; Gaultier, Jean Paul; Roth, Christian Francis; et al). Martin, Richard

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1997).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780870998300
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$15.00

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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1997).. (1997).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The bottom edge of the front wrap is slightly faded & there is the remnant of a price-sticker on its top corner. [24] pages. Color pictorial title & 17 full-page color illustrations. Very good. <p>Published… Read more
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B. ALTMAN & CO. FALL AND WINTER CATALOG. Number One Hundred Eight. 1913-14,

by B. Altman & Co

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Published
1913.
Condition
Very good
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$75.00

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New York: B. Altman & Co., 1913.. 1913.. Very good. - Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8-3/8 inches high], softcover bound in printed olive green wrappers. The wraps are very lightly soiled. The spine is chipped with pieces out of its head & tail. 114 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white with some color. There is some light… Read more
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$75.00
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CARPI

by Brigidini, Cristina; Tedeschi, Pierparide; editors

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1992).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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(Milano: Edizioni Conde Nast), (1992).. (1992).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed with a crease to the top corner of the rear wrap. 208 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. The top corners of a few rear leaves are lightly… Read more
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THE STORY OF PARALLEDGE

by (Paralledge Corporation)

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Published
(1930).
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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(New York: Paralledge Corporation), (1930).. (1930).. Good. - Small quarto [7-7/8 inches high by 6 inches wide], softcover bound in art-deco style green & tan wrappers stapled into outer art deco printed wrappers. The outer wrappers are lightly bumped & chipped with their edges a bit darkened & with a tiny chip out of the tail of the spine. 24… Read more
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MEN'S, WOMEN'S AND BOYS' PROPORTIONS

by Simons, Harry

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Published
1925.
Condition
Fine
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$50.00

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New York: Clothing Designer Co., 1925.. 1925.. Fine. - 12mo [5 inches high by 3 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown wrappers with a vignette ad in black on the rear wrap. 64 pages. Illustrated with numerous tables. Near fine. <p>"Prepared for the Garment Trade by Harry Simons Technical Editor of The Clothing Trade Journal".<p>Rare. WorldCat locates 2 copies.… Read more
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London: The Sartorial Gazette, circa [1930-1933].. [1930-1933].. Good. - Small quarto [7-1/4 inches high by 4-7/8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown [Vol. 1] and textured green [Vols. 2 & 3] wrappers with a decorative vignette on each front wrap. Unpaginated. Each brochure consists of full-page black-and-white illustrations of women's fashions. The front edges of the brochures & the… Read more
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EGON FURSTENBERG: Collezione Alta Moda Autunno/Inverno 2001-2002

by (Furstenberg, Egon)

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Published
2001.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Roma: Egon Furstenberg, 2001.. 2001.. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY EGON FURSTENBERG - sc Small folio [12-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide]. The contents are laid into a cream stiff-paper case titled in gray on the front panel. The case is very lightly bumped with the edges of the panels slightly darkened. 2 sheets of stiff cream- colored… Read more
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HONG KONG CHANEL MOBILE ART ISSUE #1

by Richardson, Terry; Lagerfeld, Karl; Hadid, Zaha; et al

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Published
2008.
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$75.00

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Paris: Chanel, 2008.. 2008.. Very good. - Small folio [approximately 14 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide], softcover. The contents are laid into a folding pictorial cover sheet. The cover sheet is lightly bumped with a small, light stain to the bottom edge of the front panel. Unpaginated. The unbound contents are printed on folding sheets of glossy paper. Profuse… Read more
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SUPERCHIC

by Brady, James

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1974).
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780316105934
Item Price
$25.00

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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, (1974).. (1974).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is chipped & very lightly soiled with a tear to the head of its spine & several pieces out of its top edge. [viii] & 266 pages. The top edge & fore-edge are very lightly foxed. Very good in a good… Read more
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BOTTEGA VENETA

by Moltedo, Laura; President

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1995).
Condition
Very good.
Item Price
$20.00

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(New York): Bottega Veneta, (1995).. (1995).. Very good.. - Small quarto [approximately 7-3/4 inches high by 7/78 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. The binding is slightly bumped. The rear wrap is rubbed & soiled with a mailing label & a small red sticker. 31 pages with an order form & a catalog-request form bound in. Profusely illustrated… Read more
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THE LAST VALOIS 1515-90

by Blum, Andre

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1951).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$25.00

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London: George G. Harrap and Company Ltd, (1951).. (1951).. Very good. - Small quarto [10-1/2 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & soiled with its spine darkened. Its top edge is roughed with a tear to the head of its spine and a tear… Read more
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