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Oriental Rugs In Colour, Liebetrau, Preben
1 Oriental Rugs In Colour
Liebetrau, Preben: MacMillan Company; New York, New York 1971 
Ninth Printing Hard Cover Very Good in Good Dust Jacket: 5 x 7.25 in.: 131 pages 

001706001706: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Inscription to original owner in 1972 on inside of front cover. Reader Review: "This little book is an invaluable reference. The first third of the book covers history, techniques of weaving (illustrated with drawings), terminology, geography and tips on care and purchasing a carpet of your own. There follows a section of 65 beautiful color plates of exemplary rugs from the various regions discussed, with a paragraph or so on each plate. So much is packed into this small volume that I have kept it with much larger and expensive books on the subject for years and refer to it often. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 16.00 USD
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Rugs & Wall Hangings (Period Designs & Contemporary Techniques), Scobey, Joan
2 Rugs & Wall Hangings (Period Designs & Contemporary Techniques)
Scobey, Joan: Dial Press; New York, New York 1974 0803773862 / 9780803773868
First Printing Hard Cover Fine in Good Dust Jacket: 8.75 x 11.25 in.: 244 pages Illustrated by Marjorie Sablow 

004202004202: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is worn along the edges and has a short cut in top edge. "Is really two books in one: the history of rugs, and a primer on contemporary rugmaking techniques. The history is descriptive: how rug designs originated; how rugmaking traditions sprang up; what the materials and techniques were. Mrs. Scobey takes us all over the world - to Persia, China, India, England, Spain, America. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book

Price: 22.50 USD
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The Connoisseur's Guide To Oriental Carpets, Gans-Ruedin, E. (Author) / Howard, Valerie (Translator)
3 The Connoisseur's Guide To Oriental Carpets
Gans-Ruedin, E. (Author) / Howard, Valerie (Translator): Charles E. Tuttle Company; Tokyo, Japan 1971 0804809887 / 9780804809887
Presumed First Edition Hard Cover Good in Very Good Dust Jacket: 9.75 x 10.25 in.: 430 pages 

005252005252: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Pages are clean, brightly colored, and sharp cornered. Page block is starting to separate from spine at front and back endpapers; has been repaired with archival tape. Contains 464 illustrations, 42 in colour and 4 maps. LCCN#70-157255. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards show old marks where Jacket was originally taped to them. Book has the usual library markings on edge page, inside book, and removed frontispiece, indicating it is Ex-Library. Covers and content pages are clean, tight and appear to have no markings other than Library's. : Ex-Library

Price: 46.00 USD
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