Textiles, 5,000 years: an international history and illustrated survey

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H.N. Abrams, Sep 30, 1993 - Art - 320 pages
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Collects commentary from twenty-four British experts to provide a multidisciplinary view of the development and use of textiles in costume and daily life

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The only reason I gave this book 4 stars and not 5 is that both the print and the pictures are too small. However, even with the tiny print I found it very hard to put it down once I got started on it ... Read full review

Textiles, 5, 000 years: an international history and illustrated survey

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True to its title, this book does cover more time periods and regions of the world than are usually treated in a single-volume history of textiles. Considering this breadth of scope, the text is ... Read full review


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