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Card Weaving by Ruth Katz [First edition, 1977]

£14.99

Product description

Hardcover with red boards. Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1977. First edition with a full number line.

Card weaving (also known as tablet weaving) is and extremely old and fascinating form of fabric contstruction. It generally produces a four-ply, warp-faced band weave. The durable and decorative qualities of these bands cannot be easily duplicated by any other method.

This technique requires a very primitive loom, which is mostly homemade. It costs only a few dollars to assemble and is a portable as a book. It is an intriguing, complicated apparatus, but, in truth, it is astonishingly simple to operate - for anyone.

Hardback with dust jacket. Jacket is faded, especially around the spine, and has some stains and small tears. The top corner of the front jacket flap and the top corner of the contents page have been clipped off, as shown in our photographs. There are some notes on the rear endpaper. Otherwise the book is in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Katz, Ruth J
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 cm x 24 cm, 8.5 in x 9.5 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0442242611
ISBN-13:
9780442242619
Number of pages:
152
Publisher:
Van Nostrand Reinhold
Title:
Card Weaving

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Hardcover with red boards. Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1977. First edition with a full number line.

Card weaving (also known as tablet weaving) is and extremely old and fascinating form of fabric contstruction. It generally produces a four-ply, warp-faced band weave. The durable and decorative qualities of these bands cannot be easily duplicated by any other method.

This technique requires a very primitive loom, which is mostly homemade. It costs only a few dollars to assemble and is a portable as a book. It is an intriguing, complicated apparatus, but, in truth, it is astonishingly simple to operate - for anyone.

Hardback with dust jacket. Jacket is faded, especially around the spine, and has some stains and small tears. The top corner of the front jacket flap and the top corner of the contents page have been clipped off, as shown in our photographs. There are some notes on the rear endpaper. Otherwise the book is in very good condition.

Author(s):
Katz, Ruth J
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 cm x 24 cm, 8.5 in x 9.5 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0442242611
ISBN-13:
9780442242619
Number of pages:
152
Publisher:
Van Nostrand Reinhold
Title:
Card Weaving

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