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

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ALLEN, A., The Story of Clothes. First edn.
London, 1955 Small 8°, orig. cloth, pict. dj., 260pp. Many text-ills. after drawings by Agnes & Jack Allen, index.
Good general review of the history & development of clothing & fashions, fr. the earliest times up till mid-20th century. MINT copy.

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 13525

ALLEN, A., The Story of Clothes. Fourth impression.
London, Faber & Faber, 1975 Small 8°, orig. cloth, pict. dustjacket. 260pp. Many text-ills. after drawings by Agnes & Jack Allen, index.
Good general review of the history & development of clothing & fashions, fr. the earliest times up till mid-20th century. Fine copy. (name in margin of first blank).

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 40799

ALSACE DYES SAMPLE CHART Teinture l'Alsacienne. Carnet de Nuances.
S.L., 1925 Tall small 8°, original clothbacked boards. Title blind-stamped on front boards, col. ill. pasted on front boards. Triple way folding chart, text printed on verso of front boards and on versos of thin boards leaves bearing tog. 72 original dyed cotton samples, incl. technical directions to achieve required colour-shading.
A colour chart with original samples in a variety of colour-shades, promoting the french brand "Alsacienne". French text-edn. Rare.

See also our other catalogue:
- GEMILANG 160: Exotic Fabrics, Fibres, Dyes, Deying & Sample Albums,(Batik, Ikat, Kasuri, Tapa, design, looms). (2014)
EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 41672

AMBROSE, K., Classical Dances and Costumes of India. Reprinted.
London, A. & C. Black, 1965 Large 8°. Orig. cloth, large red coloured decoration in relief on front boards. 94pp. Coloured frontispiece, photo. ills. on 6 plates with captions, num. line-drawings in text, also on endpapers, full-p. sketch-map of India with legenda, illustrating the principal dance-centers, bibliography, table of contents, large ex-libris pasted on verso of f.e.p.
Describes history and development of classical Indian dance and traditional costumes (:) Gods and mythology in in Indian dancing, Indian Music, Bharata Nathya, the ancient temple dance of the Tanjore, Dances of Manipur and Assam, dances of Ceylon, costumes of India. Good to very good copy.

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- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 45978

ANDERSEN, E., Som Man Klædte Sig. Fra Holbergs Tid til Vore Dage.
København, 1939 Small 8°, blank wraps., with pict. dj., 44pp. With 13 plates.
The history of danish ladies' fashion fr. the Roccoco-period (1740) up till 1939. (small tear in dj. restored, parts of both spine-ends gone).

EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 36082

ANDERSON BLACK, J. & M. GARLAND, A History of Fashion. Orig. edn.
London, 1975 4°. orig. cloth, pict. col.glossy dustjacket, in a matching pict.col. glazed boards slip-case. 400pp. Col. frontisp.(a Poiret-design), num. col. ills. and plates, plain line-drawings, marginal line-drawings with glossary, list of costume collections, bibliogr., index and acknowledgements, pict. endpapers after old fashion engravings.
From the ancient world to 1870 (clothing of primitive man, Greece and Rome, 11th & 12th centuries, Victorian Virtue...), Fashion's past 100 years (from Fin de Siècle to the sixties and seventies). A lavishly illustrated and excellent review in MINT condition.

EUR 135.00

Book nr.: 38462

ANDRÉ, A. Th., Cultuur en Bereiding van Indigo op Java.
Amsterdam, De Bussy, 1891 Large 8°, gilt lettered cloth, [4], 316pp., frontisp., 1 table, tables in text, 2 plans of an Indigo Factory, of which 1 double-page, with elucidations.
The Cultivation & production of the vegetable dye Indigo in colonial Indonesia, and her application. Very good copy. (paper label on head of spine, some very light rubbing to spine-ends, publisher's own bookplate inside upper boards)

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- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
- GEMILANG 160: Exotic Fabrics, Fibres, Dyes, Deying & Sample Albums,(Batik, Ikat, Kasuri, Tapa, design, looms). (2014)
- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
EUR 215.00

Book nr.: 661

ANDREANI, G., Borsten mooi & gezond. Verzorging-Gezondheid-Seksualiteit. *puberteit-Zwangerschap-Borstvoeding en Menopauze. Translated after the orig. french (Les Seins) into dutch. First dutch edn.
Antwerpen/Amsterdam, HELIOS, 1981 Small 8°. Orig. thin stiff wrappers, coloured illustration on front side. 127pp. Text-ills. and figs. after drawings, table of contents.
A manual for females and their breasts (:) care and health, sex, puberty, pregnancy, breastfeeding and menopause. Paperback edn. (as publ.). Very good copy.

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- GEMILANG 157: VARIA: A Potpourri of Books published between 1700-2015).
- GEMILANG 191: "Clean and Decent" . (Corsets, Cosmetics, Hygiene and Sexual behaviour). (2014).
EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 45773

ANDREUS, H., 125 jaar Koninklijke Jutespinnerij en -Weverij Ter Horst & Co. N.V. 1935-1960.
[Rijssen, 1960 Square large 8°, cloth, (62)pp. of text, coloured & plain ills. & plates after photos by Cas Oorthuys.
Commemorates the 125th anniversary of a Royal Dutch Jute-spinning & weaving manufacturer "Ter Horst", Rijssen, The Netherlands.

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- GEMILANG 160: Exotic Fabrics, Fibres, Dyes, Deying & Sample Albums,(Batik, Ikat, Kasuri, Tapa, design, looms). (2014)
EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 6318

ANDRINGA, E.C.M. & L.G. DULFER, Praktische Woninginrichting. 4e druk.
Assen/Amsterdam/Utrecht, [c. 1960 ]. 1°, limp pict. col. wraps., spiralled spine, 174, 23pp. Numerous col. & plain ills., incl. a great number of original cloth-samples & advertising-leaflets tipped-in. "Handig Huishouden, 1."
A lavishly illustrated 'manual' covering practical home-decoration & housekeeping in the sixties; incl. numerous suggestions on the use of various cloths (drapes, bed-covers), also however on female dress for the occasion, suggestions for the use of detergents for cleaning clothes, the sensible use of energy (electricity), &c... Very well preserved. (spiral spine partly gone, but holding firmly ).

EUR 70.00

Book nr.: 10093

ANNENKOV, G., En Habillant les Vedettes. Orig. edn.
Paris, Robert Martin, 1951 sm.8°. orig. pict. col. wraps. 340pp. frontisp., num. ills. on 29 photo-plates, many other plates and text-ills. after author's drawings, footnotes, index.
Author's receollections as a Paris-outurier, designing and dressing [movie] vedettes as Jean Marais, Mila Parely, Paulette Dubost, Jean Gabin, Madeleine Renaud, Jean Cocteau, Vera Norman, Eric von Stroheim, Gaby Morlay, Maria Casarès...Nice uncut copy.

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 41429

ANTON, F., Brücken in die Zukunft. Textile Kunst vor Kolumbus.
Salzburg, Galerie Sailer, nd.[c.1995]. orig.cloth, with dj. [14]pp. of introd. text, 64 fine col. plates with extensive explanat. on facing pp. MINT copy.

EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 36743

APELDOORN CITY TEXTILE MANUFACTURERS COMMEMMORATIVE VOLUME: Naaml[ooze] Venn[ootschap] Machinale Nettenfabriek en Weverij voorheen Von Zeppelin & Cie., Apeldoorn (Holland) 1883-1913. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Apeldoorn, A. Hooijberg [TYP], 1913 Oblong 8°. Original wrappers, stapled. Large monochrome illustration depicting company's factory at Apoldoorn City, title in bold monochrome type at tail. ]5]pp. of introd. text. Album of 20 unnumbered captioned monochrome plates with images of in-and exteriors of the factory, incl. offices and portraits of managing directors.
Dutch language album commemmorating the first three decades of an Apeldoorn City based manufacturer/Weaver of Fishingnets, supplying fishing villages around the "Zuiderzee" (later called "IJsselmeer", after works of reclaiming). The factory burnt-down in 1958, end of story. Good copy. (front cover a bit soiled with a small stain, a bot dog-eared, some tail margins damaged, not touching illustrated areas however).

EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 56522
     

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