GEMILANG 117: "From Top to Toe"...: COSTUME & FASHION-LACE-TAPESTRY-TEXTILES (2015).

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COYET, H., Textil Allmogeslöjd. [First edition].
Lund, Bara Härads Hembygds Förninggs Forlag, 1923 Large 8°., original printed wrappers. 18 pp. of introduction and descriptive text to plates, 31 coloured and monochrome illustrations on 16 plates at rear end. ["Bidrag Till Bara Härads Beskrivning", series].
Swedish language introduction into history, development and design of Swedish rugs. Partly unopened copy. Very good copy.

EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 52493

CRAMPTON, Ch., Canework. Including an Introduction to the history of Basket-making and some notes on Cane and its uses. Fifteenth impression.
Leicester, the Dryad Press, 1954 Original cloth, dustjacket. (vii), 135pp. Many captioned monochrome illustrations, figures and diagrams, suggested schedules of canework materials and tools required, table of contents.
Ample detailed practical technical guide to various types of Canework and Basketry which includes hints for the worker: material, tools and technical terms, methods of weaving, borders, lining various canework. Very good copy WITH DUSTJACKET. (some library stamps and accession number on recte of first blank, some minimal tears to rims of dustjacket).

EUR 60.00

Book nr.: 52388

CRAWFORD, T.S. A history of the Umbrella. First edn.
Newton Abbott, David & Charles, 1970 Orig. cloth,title in gilt on spine. 220pp. Ills. on 8 photo plates (of which some facsims.), many facsim. ills. & plates, extensive bibliography, index.
The history & development of the umbrella, in social life, fashions in umbrellas & parasols, state- & honorific parasols, etc. through the ages & of all people (Europe, Asia, the Americas, the Middle-East, etc.). Very good copy, NO dustjacket.

EUR 65.00

Book nr.: 44913

CRESTON, R.-Y., Le Costume Breton. Nouvelle édition, nouvelle iconography couleur tirée des croquis de R.-Y. Creston.
Paris-Spezed, Champion-Coop Breizh, 2000 Full buckram, title in bold gilt type on front boards with an inlaid coloured illustration. 444pp. Very detailed coloured illustrations after author's drawings on 8 plates, black/white plates, many detailed black/white illustrations in text, numerous line-drawings, double-page sketch-map with legenda and many other sketch-maps, all with extensive keys/legenda illustrating variations in local regional traditional dress and accessories of Brittany province, France, on 28 unnumbered lvs., printed recto/verso, explanatory glossary brittanny language-french, iconographical and bibliographic sources, alphabetical index, table of contents.
Lavishly illustrated review of traditional female, male and chrildren's dress, hats, caps, shoes, boots, bonnets, jewelry, vests, shirts, &c. from Brittanny province, Frence. Very good copy of the revised edition with coloured iconography after drawings by author.

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 47685

CRICK-KUNTZIGER, M., De Tapijtwerken in het Stadhuis te Brussel. Orig. edn.
Antwerpen, De Sikkel, 1944 orig.clothbacked decor.boards. 50pp. ills. on 15 plates o.o.t. with captions, notes to chapters at end. "Maerlant Bibliotheek. XIV".
Listing and describing the tapestry-collection of Brussels Town Halle. War-time publication. Fine.

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 36698

CROCHETING LADIES' HANDKERCHIETS: Gehaakte randjes voor Zakdoekjes. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Doetinchem, A. & H. Bruil, [....], 1950 8°. Original bi-coloured paper wrappers, stapled. Covertitle in bold white type with a large specimen illustration of a ladiy's handkerchief.1[16]pp. of many monochrome specimen of ladies' small handkerchiefs including extensive and very detailed instructions how to crochet decorative borders, publ. serial list withing text. ["Hollandse Handwerkuitgaven", B56].
Ample detailed dutch language guide to home crocheting of decorative borders to fashionable ladies' handkerchiefs. Despite its simple appearance this technical manual is of great value as it supplies long forgotten techniques of decorative home crocheting. Very good and well preserved copy.

EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 54976

CROCHETING-THE ART OF CROCHETING The Art of Crocheting. From rudimentary to elaborate work. Orig. edn.
London, Butterick Co., 1901 large 8°. orig.wraps. 143pp. 43 text-ills, ext. technical directions to illustrs.
A fundamental textbook on crocheting. (some light dog-earing).

EUR 55.00

Book nr.: 41434

CROOKENDEN, S., K Shoes the first 150 years 1842-1992. [First edition].
Kendal, K Shoes, 1992 Original cloth, dustjacket. 280pp. Many captioned illustrations of fashionable female and male shoes produced in the cource of time on 7 plates, incl. facsims. of advertising brochures, monochrome illustrations of boots and shoes in text, numerous monochrome illustrations in text and full page, incl. portraits, windows of K Shoes' retail shops, some facsims. after archivalia, full page genealogical table illustrating the relation of the Somervell family with Somervell Bros./K Shoes, comparative table of money values (Retail price index), details of illustrations, index, table of contents.
Detailed survey of shoe making/retailing, commemmorating Company's 150th anniversary, also marking the start of a new era for K Shoes, as a fully integrated part of Clarks international. Very fine copy, WITH DUSTJACKET.

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 52378

CROW, D., The Victorian Woman. 1st. edn.
London, 1971 sm. thick 8°. cloth, pict.col. dj. 351pp. ills. on 10 plates, index.
Describes how more than half the population (women) lived, under a variety of conditions, at the time, both in the United Kingdom as in the United States. MINT copy.

EUR 80.00

Book nr.: 36228

CSERNYÀNSZKY, M., L'Art de la Dentelle en Hongrie. First french edn., translated after the original hungarian by Peter Komoly.
Budapest, Corvina, 1962 sm. sq.8°. orig. clothbacked white boards, title in ms.printing on front boards, lace-patterned dustjacket. 80pp. 46 very detailed ills, of which many half-page with french captions.
Afer a general introduction on old needle-point lace, a variety of old hand-made lace-techniques in Hungary are described and discussed, incl. development of modern designs for handmade lace. This french translation has been simultaneously published with the original hungarian text. A german translation appeared in 1972. Good copy. Scarce. (some minor tears in jacket skilfully restored with acid-free clear tape).

EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 41002

CUMMING, V., Royal Dress. The Image and the Reality 1580 to the present day. 1st. edn.
London, 1989 cloth, with dj. 223pp. frontisp., 123 ills. and plates of which coloured, footnotes, bibliogr, index, list of the British Royal Family. MINT copy.

EUR 65.00

Book nr.: 36272

CUNNINGTON, C. Willett, The Perfect Lady. Frist edn.
London-N.Y., 1948 boards with pict. col. dj. 71pp. with 16 col. plates, text-ills after draws.
Covering the period 1815-1914 in Women's fashion, also in underwear. (dj. heavily frayed & worn.)

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 6648

CUNNINGTON, C. WILLETT, Women. First edn.
London, 1950 cloth. (xvi), 259jpp. ills. on 7 plates of which coloured, some text-figs, bibliogr., index.
Woman, a Necessary Evil, The Damsel, The Perfect Woman, The Heroine, Emancipation, Her Fear of Man...One of author's best works. MINT copy. Scarce.

EUR 80.00

Book nr.: 13395

CUNNINGTON, C. WILLETT, English Women's clothing in the Nineteenth Century. A comprehensive Guide. Unabridged republication.
New York, Dover, 1990 large thick 8°. orig. limp pict. col. glossy wraps. (xx), 460pp. num. ills., of which after drawings, glossaries of materials, obsolete colour names, note on english museums containing nineteenth century costumes, index,
Unabridged Dover republication after the orig. publ. London 1937. A still unsurpassed study. MINT copy.

EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 13444
     

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