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AMERICAN FABRICS [Number 14 Summer 1950].
New York: Reporter Publications, Incorporated, 1950..
folio. pp. [2], 110, [3]. 48 fabric samples & 2 fibre samples mounted in the text. profusely illus. (some full-page &/or colour, some tipped-in). numerous inserts & overlays. original wrs.
$51 USD                          Book Number: TER80.AM44                         Order / Enquire




DUTCH TEXTILES In collaboration with 'International Textiles' of Amsterdam. (Survey of World Textile Series).
Leigh-On-Sea: F. Lewis, Publishers, Limited, [1960]..
4to. pp. 20, [2]. 54 b/w plates. cloth. dw. First Edition.
$61 USD                          Book Number: TTC92.DU12                         Order / Enquire




THE NEW Dressmaker with complete and fully illustrated instructions on every point connected with Sewing, Dressmaking and Tailoring from the Actual Stitches to the Cutting. Making, Altering, Mending and Cleaning of Clothes for Ladies, Misses, Girls, Children, Infants, Men & Boys. A New, Revised and Enlarged Edition.
New York.: The Butterick Publishing Company, [1921]..
8vo. pp. 168. text illus. index. cloth. dw. (chips & tears to head and foot of spine, edge wear, two tears to front top edge, tear to rear fore-edge). Third Edition.
$60 USD                          Book Number: stela1209                         Order / Enquire



ALCAN, Michel [1811-1877].
Essai Sur L'Industrie Des Matières Textiles Comprenant Le Travail Complet Du Coton, Du Lin, Du Chanvre, Des Laines, Du Cachemire, De La Soie, Du Caoutchouc, Etc.
Paris: Librairie Scientifique-Industrielle De L.Mathias (Augustin), 1847..
2 Volumes. text in 8vo., plate volume in large oblong 8vo. pp. xii, 760; 4. with half-title in text volume. 35 double-page plates (1 also folding). numerous illus., figures, & tables in the text. contemporary mottled calf, atlas in matching contemporary quarter calf over marbled bds. (rubbed, joints starting to crack). from the library of an Austrian industrialist, with rubberstamp 'Nieder Oester. Werbs Verhein'. First Edition of this interesting and comprehensive work on the textile industry by Michel Alcan, civil engineer and professor at the École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures in Paris. The author provides detailed descriptions of the properties of particular fibres, the manufacture of various fabrics, methods of weaving and dyeing, types of machinery used, technological improvements, &c., and statistics on consumption and duties. The work is illustrated with numerous text figures and thirty-five double-page plates showing machinery and methods of weaving. Kress C.7003. Woodbury p. 102.
$1848 USD                          Book Number: TCAsaALC87                         Order / Enquire



AMERICAN PRINTING CO.
Fabrics we are printing, And How we do it [Cover Title].
Fall River, MA: American Printing Company, [c1920?]..
oblong 8vo. [ff. 28]. 32 illus. (12 in colour). original cloth. small illus. broadside (advert. for a Teddy Bear game on cloth) loosely inserted. Woodbury p. 7.
$70 USD                          Book Number: TERbrAME77                         Order / Enquire



AMSDEN, Charles Avery.
Navaho Weaving Its Technic and Its History.
Chicago: The Rio Grande Press Inc., 1964..
8vo. pp. xviii, 261. 123 plates, several in colour including one large colour foldout illus. illus. endleaves. index. cloth (ex.-lib., rubbed, couple small stains).
$100 USD                          Book Number: stela212                         Order / Enquire



ARLINGTON MILLS.
Arlington Mills, 1865-1925.
Norwood, MA: Privately Printed By The Plimpton Press, [1925]..
8vo. pp. 112. with half-title. 20 plates (1 colour, 1 double-page). original cloth-backed bds. First Edition. A privately-printed history of one of the first textile mills in America to successfully manufacture worsteds. Established as the Arlington Woolen Mills in 1865, the new company experienced difficulties In competing with English-produced woollen goods, primarily due to its quality and to the prejudice against American-manufactured textiles. The company managed to survive, expanding into cotton manufacture in 1881 and shortening its name to Arlington Mills. Larson 874.
$70 USD                          Book Number: TLI3.ARL29                         Order / Enquire



ARLINGTON MILLS.
Tops. A New American Industry. A Study In the Development of the American Worsted Manufacture. The Arlington Mills Lawrence Massachusetts.
Cambridge: Printed at the Riverside Press, 1898..
8vo. pp. [xv], 137, [1]. with half-title. title in red & black. folding plan & 15 plates (include. 4 diagrams). text illus. original cloth with mounted illus. on upper cover, t.e.g. (spine dull). First Edition. Larson 2589.
$115 USD                          Book Number: TLIpsARL54                         Order / Enquire



ASHENHURST, Thomas R.
Design In Textile Fabrics.
London, Paris.Cassell & Company, Limited, 1885..
16mo. pp. viii, 248. with half-title. 10 chromolithographed plates (1 folding) & 106 text diagrams. original cloth (extremities frayed). Second Edition. cfWoodbury p. 8.
$115 USD                          Book Number: THEsiASH49                         Order / Enquire



ASHENHURST, T[homas] R.
A Practical Treatise On Weaving And Designing Of Textile Fabrics With Chapters On The Principles Of Construction Of The Loom, Calculations And Colour.
Bradford: T.Brear & London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., [1879]..
8vo. pp. 319, viii. c300 text illus. contemporary half calf (quite rubbed, chip in spine label, light foxing to outer leaves). First Edition.
$175 USD                          Book Number: elala4047                         Order / Enquire



ASTBURY, W.T.
Fundamentals Of Fibre Structure.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, & London: Humphrey Milford, 1933..
8vo. pp. ix, [1 leaf], 187, [1]. numerous text illus. (incl. frontis.). cloth (scuffed, extremities frayed, number label on lower spine, institutional rubberstamp on front flyleaf). First Edition.
$60 USD                          Book Number: elala4048                         Order / Enquire



ATASOY, Nurhan; Walter B. DENNY; Louise W. MACKIE & Hülya TEZCAN.
Ipek The Crescent & the Rose Imperial Ottoman Silks and Velvets.
[London & New York: Azimuth Editions Limited, 2001]..
Edited by folio. pp. 360. profusely illus. in colour (many full-page). biblio. index. cloth. dw. First Edition.
$999 USD                          Book Number: alyssa201                         Order / Enquire



AVRAM, Mois H.
The Rayon Industry.
New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. & London...: Constable & Company, Ltd., 1927..
8vo. pp. xxi, 622. 171 illus. (some full-page, incl. frontis.). biblio. cloth (cloth frayed & spotted). First Edition.
$85 USD                          Book Number: elala4050                         Order / Enquire



[BABAYAN, Levon].
The Romance of the Oriental Rug.
Toronto: BabayanÕs Limited, [1925]..
4to. pp. 80. numerous illus. (some colour). cloth (previous ownerÕs signature in pencil on front free endpaper). First Edition.
$70 USD                          Book Number: 1356                         Order / Enquire



BAD VÖSLAU. ACTIEN-GESELLSCHAFT DER VÖSLAUER KAMMGARN-FABRIK.
Kunst Aus Österreich Tapisserien Art Treasures In Austria Tapestries.
Bad Vöslau: [1957]..
folio. pp. 28, [1]. 41 b/w plates (incl. frontis.). text in English, German & French. cloth (covers bit faded & frayed).
$103 USD                          Book Number: TDnsBAD 32                         Order / Enquire


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