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

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BARBERS AND BARBERING - Standardized Textbook of Barbering. Revised edition.
Chicago, Associated Master Barbes of America, 1936 Original cloth, covertitle printed in relief. 310pp. 132 captioned monochrome illustrations, figures and diagrams, list of printed sources consulted, 2 blank leaves, memoranda, at rear end, table of contents.
Ample detailed texbook on behalf of Master Barbers, divided in two parts. I: The Practice of Barbering; II: Barber Science. Preceded by a History of the Barber Profession. Implements of the Barber Profession, Honing and Stropping, shaving, harcutting, shampoo, Hair Tonics and their Application, rolling cream and combination massage; Physical features of the head and skin, shedding and regrowing of hair, skin and scalp ailments, hygiene, sanitation and bateriology, types of skin, facial packs and shampoos, dandruff and other treatmentseczema of the scalp, technique of finger-waving, hair dyeing, Good to very good copy. Scarce. (f.e.p.', ti.-p. and memoranda foxed).

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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 145.00

Book nr.: 52386

BARKER, F. - W.M. GARDNER, R. SNOW, W.H. COOK & F. BRADBURY, Textiles. With chapters on the mercerized and artificial fibres, and the dyeing of textile materials; silk throwing and spinning; the cotton industry. Orig. edn.
London, 1920 orig. lettered cloth. (xii), 375pp. 86 text-ills. and figs, some full-page, num. tables in text, fold. table, index.
Textbook containing five technical essays on subjects. Good copy. (corners slightly bumped).

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

Book nr.: 41473

BARNES, C., Fashion Illustration. First edition.
London, Macdonald, 1988 Small 4°., original cloth, gilded title on spine, dustjacket. 160pp. Coloured frontispiece, 12 coloured plates after original fashion designs with explanatory text by designers on facing pp., many captioned coloured plates featuring fashion designs with extensive commentaries, coloured and monochrome illustrations in text, index, table of contents.
English language survey of stunning illustrations by major international fashion illustrators as Eric, Arari, Michael Roberts, Lawrence Mynott, Zoltan, Stavrinos, Phan Van My, Werner, Ty Wilson (et.al.). Very fine copy WITH dustjacket.

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 50999

BARRY, Peter, Erotic Lingerie. [First edition].
London, Gjuild Publications, 1985 Small 4°. Original cloth, dustjacket. 1p. of text being a citation from John Keats ["By degrees her rich attire creeps rustling to her knees"]. Ti.-p. with coloured double frontispiece (recto/verso0), Numeours coloured and captioned plates and illustrations on plates on [60] unnumbered pp. featuring spicy femal models showing erotic lingerie.
English language captioned photorecord illustrating spicy and erotic female lingerie by very attractive female models. Thes idition tobe had through Book Club Association arrangement. MINT copy, WITH DUSTJACKET.

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 55519

[BARTEN, S.], Hedendaagse Japanse textielkunst. Wandtapijten en textielobjecten. Transl. by J. Kromhout. Exhib.Catalogue Nederlands Textielmuseum Tilburg, 29 sept. 1984-27 januari 1985.
Tilburg, Textielmuseum, 1984 Square 8°, pict. col. stiff wraps., 50pp., 30 plates of textiles exposed, some in col.
Modern Japanese textile-art. Nice catalogue, with biographies of exhibiting artists.

EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 6431

BARTON, L., Historic Costume for the Stage. First edn.
London, Black, 1949 large thick 8°. cloth, pict. dustjacket. (viii), 605pp. col. frontisp., num. draws. on 76pp. by David Sarvis, ext. bibliogr., index.
Descr. Egyptian, Biblical, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Early & late Gothic, etc.. periods for stage costume, incl. some notes on the construction of costume. Exhaustive work, still a classic on the subject. Fine copy.

EUR 215.00

Book nr.: 6434

BASCHET, J., Tapesseries de France. [2nd. edn.].
Paris, 1951 2°. orig. cloth. [94]pp. hftitle. 70 very fine col. tipped-in plates of which many full-page and 1 double-page, list of plates with extensive description on [2]pp. at end of volume, list of contents.
A very fine publication, printed on special paper: "Papier Couché" & "Papier Bouffant". Illustrating & extensively describing classical french Gobelins from the 11th to the beginning of the 20th century (incl. the famous Bayeux tapestry), and with a supplement of recent gobelins by a.o. Georges Braque, Raoul Dufy, Jean Lurçat, Marc Saint-Saëns, Jean Picart le Doux, Roland Oudot, Maurice Brianchon, &c...(plates 73-94). French text-ed. Scarce. (apart from some very light rubbing to 2 corners and head of spine a Very Good Copy).

EUR 215.00

Book nr.: 36617

BASCHET, J., Tapisseries de France. [ee ëdition/first edition].
Paris, Nouvelles Editions Françaises, 1947 Small folio, original blank wrappers, dustjacket. 93pp.70 fine coloured plates tipped-in, list of plates with concise descriptions, table of contents and bibliogr. references on [4]pp. at very end.
Lavishly illustrated french language historic review of tapestries from the 11th to 20th centuy, being highlights of french tapestry weaving. (dustjacket has been reinforced for the greater part with adhesive clearview plastic, contents fine and tight).

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 48889

BASE, E., Corsetten. Transl. fr. the orig. english ("Corset-fitting in the retail-store").
Amsterdam, Vakopleiding voor de Textielhandel, s.d. [circa], 1952 sm. 8°. orig. boards, 132pp. With over 60 text-ills. after drawings of corsetry, brassières, foundations, etc.
Basic training for the apprentice corset-fitter. Good copy.

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- GEMILANG 191: "Clean and Decent" . (Corsets, Cosmetics, Hygiene and Sexual behaviour). (2014).
EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 6436

BASOSKI, t. - J. BLOM (translatiors), Traditionele Voorkeur. [First dutch edition translated from the english].
Amsterdam, Time-Life International Nederland, 1975 Small 4°., original clothbacked coloured decorative boards, gilded title alongside front joint and on spine. 200pp. Numerous coloured illustrations in text and full page, incl. tailor's patterns, index, credits, acknowledgements, table of contents.
Dutch language textbook how to tailor traditional female fashionable clothing, including some chapters describing traditional patterns in embroidery. Very fine copy.

EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 49840

BASOSKI, T. (translation). Het Persoonlijk Accent. (first dutch edition translated from the original english).
Amsterdam, Time-Life International Nederland, 1975 Small 4°., original clothbacked coloured decorative boards, gilded title alongside front joint and on spine. 200pp. Numerous coloured illustrations in text and full page, diagrams and patterns in text, index, credits, acknowledgements, table of contents. ["Time Life International", series].
Dutch language textbook how to create a personal touch to home made female fashionable dress with extensive technical instructions and examples. Very gine copy.

EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 49844

BASOSKI-DE WIT, T. (Translator), De klassieke technieken. (First dutch edition translated from the original US publication).
Amsterdam, Time-Life International Nederland, 1974 Small 4°., original clothbacked coloured decorative boards, gilded title alongside front joint and on spine. 206pp. numerous coloured illustrations in text and full-page, incl. coloured diagrams and patterns, black/white text-figs., index, name list of experts consulted, acknowledgements, credits, table of contents. ["Time Life"Series].
Dutch language textbook featuring classical techniques and design of homemade female clothing, pattern drawing and cutting, sizing, knitting and embroidery. Fine copy.

EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 49847

BASTERN, Fred E., ROBERT SALVATORE & PAUL A. KAUFMAN, Max Factor's Hollywood: Glamour, Movies, Make-up. [First edition].
Los Angeles, General Publishing Comp., 1995 Small 4°. Original boards, gilded title on spine, dustjacket. 287pp. Numerous captioned coloured and monochrome plates and illustrations, incl. some facsims. after old posters, featuring [Hollwood} female and Male movie-stars and starlets, table of contents.
Profusely illustrated monochraph about origin, history and global development of Max Factor beauty cosmetics and make-up for the glamourous female and male Hollywood stars, influencing fashion and social behaviour. Very fine copy, WITH DUSTJACKET.

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- GEMILANG 191: "Clean and Decent" . (Corsets, Cosmetics, Hygiene and Sexual behaviour). (2014).
EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 54046

BAT'A, Th., [Mein Leben]. Pref. by A.C.
S.L. (Zlin), (c. 1935] Full calf, 287pp., portr. (of Thomas Bat'a), ills. on 14 plates, short genealogy of the Bat'a family at end.
Describes the life and times of the famous Thomas Bat'a, founder of first rationalized shoe-production.(title-page missing, so we are not sure of above mentioned title). Rare.

EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 9283
     

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