Tablet from the Library of Ashurbanipal containing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh The first libraries consisted of archives of the earliest form of writing —the clay tablets in cuneiform script discovered in temple rooms in Sumer  some dating back to BC.
Books are new, unless otherwise specified. Sizes are in centimeters: Credit card orders can be processed via paypal under "The Rug Book Shop" and "enquiries rugbookshop.
New books are always arriving, so this is a partial list of items in stock; if you want something not in this catalogue, write; we may have a copy, and are in any case willing to make a note of your interest.
The Turkmen wedding tent in historical context; Atlihan: The archeological evidence for the evidence of weaving and carpets; Batari: The double-niche "Transylvanian" prayer rugs; Bieber: The technology of the use of natural dyes in Anatolia; Bier: Dye analysis of Ottoman brocades and velvets from the Topkapi Museum, Istanbul, and other silk textiles; Bosch: Mamluk carpets - typology and design: Technique and design; Eagleton: Kurdish rugs of the Hartushi tribes of Turkey; Eiland: Speculations on the earliest surviving Chinese rugs; Dnez: Dye research on the prayer rugs of the Topkapi collection; Gassong: Statements on the age of Turkmen pile-work; Hassouri: Two halves of the same carpet; Klose: Connections between designs on Mughal flower carpets and textiles; Kossow: Safavid silk fragments; Parham: An introduction to the Khamseh confederacy of Fars; Pinkwart and Steiner: The conservation approach of North-west-anatolian Yuruk women to their traditional weaving; Piggenger: Prayer rugs of the Timuri and their neighbors; Ponchio: Historical background of the Pescocostanzo rugs; Rageth: Red and blue - west Anatolian sofra kilims; Stanzer: Moroccan tribal carpets from the region of Bushad; Tanavoli: Tacher from Chahar Mahal; Tunsch: One of copies.
Used, very good but corners bumped; dust jacket good. The author is listed as the secretary general of the Armenian Museum in France. A picture book of rugs, mostly l6th to l8th centuries, by a French dealer, reflecting European tastes; examples include the traditional Caucasian, Persian, Turkish carpets, and also European tapestry, Spanish rugs, Coptic fragments, and Eastern European rugs.
Originally paperback, with cardboard covers. Many of the copies we have seen of this title have had much wear and tear on the covers and spine, and sometimes with the spine detached.
This copy is a hardcover, bound probably by Librairie Orientale H. Samuel, Paris, in red cloth, with the author and title on the spine in gold lettering; pages cropped slightly. Exhibition brochure, for an exhibition of Indonesian textiles, which describe, in a general fashion, these textiles.
Also, another version, typed, with the text, but without the illustration. Exhibition catalogue, Crafts and Folk Art Museum; detailed and based on first hand experience of the authors.
A introductory book for an antiques collector: There is a section on purchasing rugs, also. Dealer's exhibition catalogue, of 20 village rugs: The text comments on the rugs.
There is a separate German edition. A biography of this noted ethnographer, with 14 interviews by co-workers and friends; some of her photographs of Kyrgyz costume, culture and landscape; translations of the parts on pile carpets of two of her articles: Distinctive features of the material culture and applied art of the Southern Kyrgyz and Popular applied decorative arts of the Kyrgyz A picture book which has gleaned through photograph archives to find photographs, postcards, rug dealer's cards etc.A library is a collection of sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing.
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