Textiles & Weaving, Clothing & Stitchery

Archaeological textiles and textile production, preservation techniques, styles of dress, and textiles in past economies, societies and cultures.

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  1. Crossings in Text and Textile

    Crossings in Text and Textile [Hardback]

    Katherine Joslin (Editor); Daneen Wardrop (Editor)

    £38.00

    ISBN: 9781611686425
    Published by : University of New Hampshire Press
    Crossings in Text and Textile explores the diverse range of transatlantic representations of clothing in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century literature. This collection of essays demonstrates that fashion history and literary history, when exa... .... Learn More
  2. Pre-Islamic Carpets and Textiles from Eastern Lands

    Pre-Islamic Carpets and Textiles from Eastern Lands [Paperback]

    Friedrich Spuhler (Author)

    £19.95

    ISBN: 9780500970553
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
    The fourth volume in Thames & Hudson's celebrated series cataloguing the al-Sabah collection, this book features a unique collection of carpets and textile fragments from the pre-Islamic and early Islamic world. The Sasanian f... .... Learn More
  3. Textiles and the Medieval Economy

    Textiles and the Medieval Economy: Production, Trade, and Consumption of Textiles, 8th–16th Centuries [Hardback]

    Angela Ling Huang (Editor); Carsten Jahnke (Editor)

    Regular Price: £38.00

    Special Price: £12.95

    ISBN: 9781782976479
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 16
    Archaeologists and textile historians bring together 16 papers to investigate the production, trade and consumption of textiles in Scandinavia and across parts of northern and Mediterranean Europe throughout the medieval period. A... .... Learn More
  4. Queen Elizabeth's Wardrobe Unlock'd

    Queen Elizabeth's Wardrobe Unlock'd [Paperback]

    Janet Arnold (Editor)

    £51.99

    ISBN: 9781909662537
    Published by : Maney Publishing
    The vast wardrobe of Queen Elizabeth I is legendary: in her own time some of the richly embroidered gowns were displayed with other treasures to dazzle the eyes of foreign visitors to the Tower of London. The quantity of clothes r... .... Learn More
  5. Prehistoric, Ancient Near Eastern & Aegean Textiles and Dress

    Prehistoric, Ancient Near Eastern & Aegean Textiles and Dress: An Interdisciplinary Anthology [Hardback]

    Mary Harlow (Editor); Cécile Michel (Editor); Marie-Louise Nosch (Editor)

    Regular Price: £40.00

    Special Price: £12.95

    ISBN: 9781782977193
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 18
    Textile and dress production, from raw materials to finished items, has had a significant impact on society from its earliest history. The essays in this volume offer a fresh insight into the emerging interdisciplinary research fi... .... Learn More
  6. Greek and Roman Textiles and Dress

    Greek and Roman Textiles and Dress [Hardback]

    Mary Harlow (Editor); Marie-Louise Nosch (Editor)

    Regular Price: £48.00

    Special Price: £14.95

    ISBN: 9781782977155
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 19
    Twenty chapters present the range of current research into the study of textiles and dress in classical antiquity, stressing the need for cross and inter-disciplinarity study in order to gain the fullest picture of surviving material. Issues addre... .... Learn More
  7. Global Textile Encounters

    Global Textile Encounters [Paperback]

    Marie-Louise Nosch (Editor); Zhao Feng (Editor); Lotika Varadarajan (Editor)

    Regular Price: £12.00

    Special Price: £5.95

    ISBN: 9781782977353
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 20
    Global Textile Encounters is a fascinating journey into three significant textiles and clothing cultures: China, India and Europe. The common thread is how fashions and traditions have travelled through space and time. In this richly illustrated a... .... Learn More
  8. Dress and Ideology: Fashioning Identity from Antiquity to the Present

    Dress and Ideology: Fashioning Identity from Antiquity to the Present [Paperback]

    Shoshana-Rose Marzel (Editor); Guy D. Stiebel (Editor)

    £21.99

    ISBN: 9781472529343
    Published by : Bloomsbury
    Dress and fashion are powerful visual means of communicating ideology, whether political, social or religious. From the communist values of equality, simplicity and solidarity exemplified in the Mao suit to the myriad of fashion protests of femini... .... Learn More
  9. Medieval Dress and Textiles in Britain

    Medieval Dress and Textiles in Britain [Hardback]

    Louise Sylvester (Editor); Mark C. Chambers (Editor); Gale R. Owen-Crocker (Editor)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781843839323
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    Texts (with modern English translation) offering insights into the place of cloth and clothing in everyday life are presented here. Covering a wide range of genres, they include documents from the royal wardrobe accounts and petit... .... Learn More
  10. Ancient Textiles

    Ancient Textiles: Production, Crafts and Society [Paperback]

    Marie-Louise Nosch (Author); C. Gillis (Author)

    Regular Price: £38.00

    Special Price: £14.95

    ISBN: 9781782978305
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 1
    An understanding of textiles and the role they played in the past is important for anyone interested in past societies. Textiles served and in fact still do as both functional and symbolic items. The evidence for ancient textiles in Europe is... .... Learn More

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