Latvian Weaving Techniques

By: Apinis - Herman, Anita

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136pp. Illustrated with pattern diagrams and colourv photographs. Some almost invisible scotch tape on front free endpaper, else almost as new. An attractive copy.This usefull handbook of Latvian weaving techniques covers all basic weave types such as plain weave, twill and satin weave, textured weaves and combination weaves. Its aim is to present as many Latvian designs as possible using between four and eight shafts" ( Publisher). " (Outstanding reference!!! This is a well-written detailed book with excellent color/bw photos, as well as color/bw drafts, an English/Latvian glossary, an index, bibliography and miscellaneous info.The last chapter of the book even contains 6 1/2 pages on tablet (card) weaving. This book is invaluable...wouldn't part with it for anything!" (Ou Mei-chih)

Title: Latvian Weaving Techniques

Author Name: Apinis - Herman, Anita

Categories: Rokdarbi (Needlecraft Etc.), General (English Language et.al.), Folklora / Etnografija (Folklore / Ethnography),

Publisher: Kenthurst, Kangaroo Press: 1993

Binding: Original Card

Book Condition: Very Good ++

Size: Large 4to.

Seller ID: 003943

Keywords: Latvian Weaving Ethnography