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1 Constantine, Mildred and Jack Lenor Larsen Beyond Craft: The Art Fabric
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1972 Second Edition Hard Cover in Dust Jacket Fine Very Good Book Signed by Designer
Oversized 294-page compendium of important artists working with fabric in the early 70s, and, as such, a valuable record of the time. Magdalena Abakanowicz, Sheila Hicks, Ed Rossbach, Lenore Tawney, and Claire Zeisler are here, of course, but so are Buic, Giauque, Grossen, Munoz, and Sekimachi. Fine hardcover boards in Very Good dust jacket with a couple of closed tears and creased to the spine head and moderate wear to the corners and edges. THIS COPY SIGNED BY JACK LENOR LARSEN in blue marker to the half-title page. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Dockstader, Frederick J. The Song of the Loom: New Traditions in Navajo Weaving
Montclair, New Jersey Hudson Hills Press/Montclair Art Museum 1997 First Edition Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
130-page catalogue, illustrated with 83 color plates of contemporary weaving among the Navajo. Each plate is fully annotated with weaver, location, date, style, material, dimensions, and yarn count, plus there are biographies of the weavers and a good index, all of which makes this an invaluable resource for the collector or the collection. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Fagan Afflect, Diane L. And Paul Hudon Celebration and Remembrance: Commemorative Textiles in America 1790-1990
North Andover, Massachusetts Museum of American Textile History 1990 First Edition Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
88-page catalogue for an exhibition held September 9, 1990-January 13, 1991 in North Andover and later at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia. Fully illustrated with 23 color examples and more in black and white, including politics, sports, and entertainment. Scholarly text. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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4 Kubota, Itchiku Itchiku Kubota: Kimono in the Tsujigahana Tradition
Fullerton, CA Art Gallery, Cal State Fullerton 1980 First Edition Stiff Wraps As Issued Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
46-page catalogue for an exhibition held March 7-April 18, 1980, with 11 color plates and gorgeous detail of the artist's kimonos and obis. The exhibition was as much about process as product, and the images are supported by scholarly essays explaining the tradition of Tsujigahana technique and even a glossary of terms. Fine in stiff die-cut wraps as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Landsman, Anne Cheek Needlework Designs From the American Indians: Traditional Patterns of the Southeastern Tribes
A.S. Barnes 1977 Hardcover Near-Fine Fine Book 
Many full-page patterns and color illustrations. Iron-on transfer and instructions clipped and laid in. Fine binding (bit of offsetting from the paper clip to first free endpaper) in fine jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Levi-Strauss, Monique Cachemire: Arte e Storia Degli Scialli Nel XIX Secolo
Milan Arnoldo Mondadori 1986 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
192-page monograph with text in Italian, plenty of scholarship, and many color plates, fully annotated. Probably the most comprehensive treatment of the subject. Fine hardcover binding in Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 Mustafa, Ikbal Les Motifs Populairs Albanaises De Textile et De Tricotage
Albania State University of Tirana Institute of History and Language, Ethnographic Section 1959 First Edition Paper Over Boards Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
Introductory text in French. A folio compendium, in brilliant color, of 161 designs, bound by cord into boards. Binding is Very Good, with small splits to spine ends, staining to lower front edge, chip to rear lower edge near spine. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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8 Ney-Krwawicz, Marek, Zbyszko I Maciej Siemasko Bojowe Sztandary I Proporce Armii Krajowej
Warsaw, Poland Krajowa Agencja Wydawnicza 1991 First Edition Laminated Boards Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
120-pages of Polish flags, all shown in color plates. Fascinating, even though the text is in Polish. Fine laminated boards as issued. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Palliser, Mrs. Bury [Fanney Marryat] History of Lace [4th rev and Enl edition]
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1911 4th Edition Revised Enlarged Hardcover Very Good to Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Edited by M. Jourdain and Alice Dryden, this was the first major revision and enlargement of what was a classic in 1911. 536 pages, covers all of Europe (and Russia) in great detail, with very good index. Illustrated with 266 plates. As a kind of bonus, a four-page catalogue from the firm of Sara Hadley: Laces Antique and Modern (of 9 E. 35th Street, New York), probably dating from the 20s or 30s illustrated with 8 black and white plates. In Very Good to near-Fine condition, with faint soiling to light covers, light wear to edges and ends, and still-bright gilt to page edges all around. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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10 Pauly, Sarah Buie [essay] The Kashmir Shawl
New Haven Yale University Art Gallery 1975 First Edition Wraps As Issued Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Catalogue for an exhibition held February 12-April 6, 1975. All illustrations in black and white. 29 principal plates, the caption of one of which has been corrected (from "wool" to "fleece" and from "Jacquard loom-woven" to "twill tapestry") by an unknown hand. Near-Fine in wraps: front cover beginning to detach from text block, easily repairable; lightly soiled to covers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Rodriguez, Antonio and Marta Palau Fifth Michoacan International Exhibition of Miniature Textiles: Poland-Spain/Mexico
1986 First Edition Wraps As Issued Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
Pages unnumbered, but a substantial catalogue of the Fifth Salon in contemporary work being done in Poland and Spain/Mexico. These works are textiles, but only in the broadest sense, since many are multimedia. Photographs of the artists, with brief biographies, and a photo of a representative work on each page. Stiff wraps, as issued, with faulty gluing to the spine covering, resulting in a fold or bump, small scrape to front cover, light wear to edges and corners. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Schoeser, Mary Printed Handkerchiefs
London Museum of London 1988 First Edition Stiff Wraps Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
16-page booklet fully illustrated, some in color. Near-Fine in stiff wraps with remains of price label to lower front corner. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Schwab, David E. The Story of Lace and Embroidery
Fairchild 1951 First Edition Hardcover Good About Good Book 
Serious. Very good black and white photography; text is scholarly. Good binding with some offsetting to feps and mysterious chip out of top edge in about good jacket with chip in same place. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Thompson, Deborah Coptic Textiles in the Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn NY The Brooklyn Museum 1971 First Edition Hard Cover in Glassine Fine Fine Book Ogden Goelet (photographs) 
102-page monograph, one of a series of Wilbur Monographs issued by the Museum, with a full complement of scholarship, including a map, a chronology, a list of abbreviations, a brief bibliography, a glossary, and no less than three concordances, plus an index. Illustrated with 16 plates (some in color) and 7 figures. A wonderful resource to this slice of history. Fine in boards with glassine cover as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Totton, Mary-Louise Wearing Wealth and Styling Identity: Tapis from Lampung, South Sumatra, Indonesia
Hanover NH Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College 2009 First Edition Illustrated Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
188-page book published to coincide with an exhibition held at Dartmouth April 11-August 31, 2009, with readable scholarly text and many color photographs of the fabrics and clothing, plus notes, a selected bibliography, and a good index. Fine in illustrated stiff wraps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Unknown Haath
Unknown Unknown 1986 First Edition Illustrated Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
100-page catalogue, with text in Hindu, illustrated with 76 color plates of various patterns and weaves, plus black and white photographs of the weavers. More than just saris. Fine in illustrated stiff wraps. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Unknown Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls: Treasures of the Order of Lenin State Museum of History
Moscow State Museum First Edition Wraps As Issued Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Undated, but probably late 1970s, early 80s. 35 color illustrations with text in Russian and English. Near-Fine, lightly rubbed, in wraps as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Various Lyon, Musee Historique Des Tissues (Lyons Historical Textiles Museum
Lyons Lyons Historical Textiles Museum 1985 First Edition Card in Paper Jacket Fine Fine Book 
Beautiful catalogue with 200 color plates of textiles, fully annotated and indexed in English and Japanese. Fine card wraps in Fine laminated illustrated paper dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Various Pattern ID
Akron, Ohio Akron Art Museum 2010 First Edition Illustrated Boards Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
80-page catalogue for an exhibition held January 23-May 9, 2010, with text by Ellen Rudolph and Cecelia Gunzburger Anderson, featuring the work of Mark Bradford, Iona Rozeal Brown, Nick Cave, Willie Cole, Lalla Essaydi, Samuel Fosso, James Gobel, Brian Jungen, Bharti Kher, Takashi Murakami, Grace Ndiritu, Yinka Shonibare, MBE, Michalene Thomas, Aya Uekawa, and Kehinde Wiley. The show offered a global perspective on the use of textile pattern and decoration as cultural identity in fine art. A wide range of styles and media are represented in all-color plates. Fine in illustrated boards. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Various Ratti and Paisley
New York Fashion Institute of Technology 1987 First Edition Stiff Wraps As Issued Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
48-page catalogue for an exhibition held November 17, 1986-February 1, 1987, sponsored by Antonio Ratti, of the printed silk manufacturing company in Como, Italy. Illustrated with 15 black and white plates, including vintage fashion plates and photographs of the technical aspects of making paisley. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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