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Oriental Rugs: Volume 3 The Carpets of Afghanistan

£22.00

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195 pages including index. Green boards with bright gilt titles. Top and bottom of spine gently bumped. pages are crisp, clean and free of any markings. Very slight yellowing at the edges of the pages due to age. The book is tightly bound. Dust jacket present. Slightly creased along the top and bottom edges. Closed 1.5 cm tear on rear of dust jacket. Small indents and scratches on front cover.

'This revised edition of the most detailed analysis of the Afghanistan rug production ever published is a consequence of the civil war and the resultant changes within that country's carpet industry. The author provides a new introduction and two additional chapters dealing with the huge refugee problem and consequent changes in carpet production. Forty supplementary colour plates illustrates and enhance new material which, combined with the original text and illustrations guide the keen collector and first-time buyer through a labyrinth of fascinating choices. ' (Information taken from inside cover of dust jacket)

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Author(s):
Parsons, R.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 Inches
Edition:
Third Edition 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1851491449
ISBN-13:
9781851491445
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
Antique Collectors' Club
Title:
Oriental Rugs: Volume 3 The Carpets of Afghanistan

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195 pages including index. Green boards with bright gilt titles. Top and bottom of spine gently bumped. pages are crisp, clean and free of any markings. Very slight yellowing at the edges of the pages due to age. The book is tightly bound. Dust jacket present. Slightly creased along the top and bottom edges. Closed 1.5 cm tear on rear of dust jacket. Small indents and scratches on front cover.

'This revised edition of the most detailed analysis of the Afghanistan rug production ever published is a consequence of the civil war and the resultant changes within that country's carpet industry. The author provides a new introduction and two additional chapters dealing with the huge refugee problem and consequent changes in carpet production. Forty supplementary colour plates illustrates and enhance new material which, combined with the original text and illustrations guide the keen collector and first-time buyer through a labyrinth of fascinating choices. ' (Information taken from inside cover of dust jacket)

Author(s):
Parsons, R.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 Inches
Edition:
Third Edition 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1851491449
ISBN-13:
9781851491445
Number of pages:
195
Publisher:
Antique Collectors' Club
Title:
Oriental Rugs: Volume 3 The Carpets of Afghanistan

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