Oriental Carpets: A Complete Guide - The Classic Reference

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Bulfinch, Nov 15, 1998 - Antiques & Collectibles - 352 pages
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This comprehensive, authoritative volume by the most regarded names in the field reviews the history of the art of weaving & explains basic carpet-making materials, tools & techniques.

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This is a well written book and it is researched with great care.The text is clear and easy to read photos are just the best...thank you for a work well done. Read full review

About the author (1998)

Murray L. Eiland Jr. has traveled extensively conducting field research and collecting rugs for study in the Middle and Far East. He is the author of Chinese and Exotic Rugs (1979). His son, Murray Eiland III, recently finished his doctorate in Near Eastern archaeology at Oxford. Both authors have conducted field research in the Middle East during 1996 and 1997 in preparation for this book.

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