Textiles from Chequamegon Book Company

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Folk Dress of Europe

by Snowden, James

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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$12.00

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New York: Mayflower Books, 1979 Absorbing text on each of 26 classic European traditions, each illustrated with authentic and historical illustrations and 24 color plates. 160 pages. Faint foxing on top page edge, DJ edges slightly rubbed, spine a bit faded (now in mylar sleeve).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Ambrus, Victor (color plates). 9 x 11… Read more
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Prayer Rugs

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Washington D C: Textile Museum, 1974 Exhibition: Textile Museum, Washington D.C., and Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey; 9/1974 -3/1975. History and iconography of the prayer rug (Richard Ettinghausen), 42 full page color and b/w plates, 139 pages. Covers a bit scuffed, Ketterer Harris label on free front endpage, the usual library stamps.. Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/4 x 11 1/4… Read more
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Clothing Concepts and Construction

by Vanderhoff, Margil

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780131379367
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$15.00

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Needham MA: Prentice - Hall, 1990 514 pages. . Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8 1/4 x 10 1/4 ".
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Textile Arts of India Kokyo Hatanaka Collection

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9780811810845
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$40.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1996 344 pages. "Hundreds of full-color photographs, taken especially for this volume, present a glorious array of cloths: painted and block-printed, roller-printed, tie-dyed, woven , embroidered or exquisitely hand-painted with gold and wsilver leaf; as well as prized ikats." large gift inscription on first white page otherwise book would also be in fine condition. shipping will… Read more
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New York: Rizzoli, 1990 "This book is the first to examine in detail the symbolism of the motifs and designs that give life to these marvelous textiles" from around the world. 279 illlustrations, 171 in vivid color. The usual library markings, text block Near Fine.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8 x 9 3/4 ". Ex Library.
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$10.00
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Wellington Sears Handbook of Industrial Textiles

by Kaswell, Ernest R.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Wellington Sears Company , 1963 757 pages. small previous owner's name on inside front cover. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 6 x 8 1/2 ".
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Contact, Crossover, Continuity

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1994
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780964510609
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$15.00

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Los Angeles CA: Textile Society of America, 1994 This symposium highlights the causes and effects of change on textiles around the world from the 4th century B.C. into the future (30 papers). 366 pages, b/w illustrations. Shipping may be extra for this heavy book; please inquire.. Paperback. As New. 8 1/2 x 11 ''.
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Copp Family Textiles

by Cooper, Grace Rogers

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1971
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1971 63 pages. An extensive collection of household textiles, costume items, furniture and related family pieces used by the Copp family of Stonington CT from 1750-1850, was given to the U.S. National Museum in the 1890s. This catalog includes general background and considerable technical information about each textile. 65 pages, b/w illustrations. The usual library markings,… Read more
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Oriental Carpet Designs in Full Color

by Sarre, Friedrich & Trenkwald, Hermann

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780486238357
Item Price
$8.00

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Mineola: Dover, 1979 48 pages. selection of plates from Old Oriental Carpets published in 1926 & 1927. . Paperback. Near Fine. 9 3/8 x 12 1/4".
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Dressing the Bed

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Milwaukee WI: Milwaukee Public Museum, 1985 "Quilts and Coverlets from the collectons of the Milwaukee Public Museum", 8/16/85 - 1/15/86" 65 pages. full-page color and b/w plates throughout. The usual library markings and stamps.. Center Stapled Booklet. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 10 ". Ex University Library.
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Pleasantville NY: Readers Digest , 1996 144 pages . Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 ".
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Glass of Fashion 1830-1930

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1974
Condition
Good +
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$8.00

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Rochester NY: Rochester Museum/Margaret Woodbury Storong Museum, 1974 20 pages of changing styles, b/w drawings with two 2-sided color illustrations at front and rear. The usual library markings, label on front cover inked over. l. Center Stapled Booklet. Good +. 11 x 7 ". Ex Library.
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Most Splendid Carpet

by Anderson, Susan H.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1978
Condition
Good +
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$8.00

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Philadelphia: National Park Service, 1978 US Senate Chamber carpet, long since lost, and the efforts made to reproduce it. Discusses floorcoverings in America to 1800, English influences in design, William Peter Sprague carpet manufacturer, elements of design in the Senate's carpet, the Senate and Republication respectability. plus Noes and Bibliography. 95 pages. the usual library markings, from the Ruth Ketterer… Read more
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Ardabil Carpets

by Stead, Rexford

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Malibu CA: Getty Museum, 1974 A monograph on the Ardabil carpets. "Mr. Getty's enthusiasm for the decorative arts, and the Ardabils in particular, is encouraging in an age given to forgetting that the fine arts included more than painting." 50 pages, color and b/w illustrations. Label of Ruth Ketterer Harris collection; with the usual library markings, sticker scar on… Read more
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Multilingual Glossary of Textile Terminology Spanish Entry Volume

by Commission on Textile Documentation of the European Group for the Exchange of Experience on the Direction of Textile Research

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Ediiton
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$10.00

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Cambridge MA: Fibers and Polymers Laboratories MIT, 1972 352 pages This is the Spanish Entry Volume translations into Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish, Japanese. no call # no pocket library bookplate on inside front cover typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamps. priority and international shipping will be extra please inquire.. First Ediiton. Paperback. Very… Read more
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Identification of Vegetable Fibres

by Catling, Dorothy & Grayson, Jon

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780412223006
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$10.00

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London: Chapman and Hall, 1982 87 pages plus 16 pages plates. Flax, hemp, sunn hemp, ramie, jute, kenaf, roselle, sisal abaca. spine label removed, no pocket, bookplate on inside front cover, typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamps, spot on upper front cover where sticker was removed resulting in white under cover showing in small spot. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No… Read more
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Multilingual Glossary of Textile Terminology English Entry Volume

by Commission on Textile Documentation of the European Group for the Exchange of Experience on the Direction of Textile Research

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Ediiton
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$10.00

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Cambridge MA: Fibers and Polymers Laboratories MIT, 1972 397 pages plus 73 page addenda This is the English Entry Volume translations into Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish plus a separate section of English to Japanese. no call # no pocket library bookplate on inside front cover typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamps. priority and international… Read more
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Stitched from the Soul Slave Quilts from the Ante-Bellum South

by Fry, Gladys-Marie

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9780525485353
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$10.00

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New York: Dutton Studio Books / Museum of American Folk Art , 1990 101 pages. no call label, no pocket very few internal stamps including withdrawn stamp. priority and international shipping will be extra, please inquire. Paperback. Very Good +. 8 1/2 x 11 ''. Ex University Library.
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The Quilt Digest

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition Third Printing
ISBN
9780913327050
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$7.00

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San Francisco: The Quilt Digest Press, 1985 73 pages. This is the revised edition third printing. no call label, no pocket, typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamp. bookplate on inside front cover.. Revised Edition Third Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 11 x 8 1/4". Ex University Library.
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Multilingual Glossary of Textile Terminology French Entry Volume

by Commission on Textile Documentation of the European Group for the Exchange of Experience on the Direction of Textile Research

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Ediiton
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$10.00

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Cambridge MA: Fibers and Polymers Laboratories MIT, 1972 346pages This is the French Entry Volume translations into Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish, Japanese. no call # no pocket library bookplate on inside front cover typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamps. priority and international shipping will be extra please inquire.. First Ediiton. Paperback. Very Good.… Read more
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