Stock Image

Our Boots : An Inuit Women's Art

Oakes, Jill / Riewe, Rick

Published by Thames and Hudson Ltd., New York
ISBN 10: 0500278601 / ISBN 13: 9780500278604
Used / Illustrated Wraps / Quantity Available: 1
From David Mirvish Books on Art (Toronto, ON, Canada)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: 63.17
Convert Currency
Shipping: 11.42
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details

Title: Our Boots : An Inuit Women's Art

Publisher: Thames and Hudson Ltd., New York

Binding: Illustrated Wraps

Book Condition: As New

Edition: First Edition


150 photographs, 104 in colour, 33 drawings, and 9 maps. A study of the handmade skin boots of the Inuit peoples of northern Canada. Includes a general history of the Inuit and background information on tools, techniques, decoration and boot styles. Examples provided by the Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto. Colour illustrated wraps. Unread copy still in the original publisher's shrinkwrap with no visible wear or damage. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 008603

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
0 avg rating
(0 ratings)

Synopsis: In the Canadian Arctic, animal skin boots are worn to provide protection from the low temperatures. The boots are made by the Inuit women. The diverse styles and decoration are shown here, while the authors tell of their experiences in researching a tradition that stretches back many generations.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: David Mirvish Books on Art
Address: Toronto, ON, Canada

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 25 January 2001
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

David Mirvish Books is a division of David Mirvish Gallery, Inc.
Representative : Camillo Casciato.
Contact Representative : Tina Marshall.
Payment:ABE credit card secure web site or Bank Wire Transfer.
Shipping:$7.00 USD minimum charge for surface post within Canada,other services available-inquire.
Questions/books reserved:post,phone,fax,e-mail(please quote code numbers)

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping prices are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. plus a USD$2.00 handling charge. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Store Description: Our store specializes in books and catalogues on the fine arts, commercial arts, photography, and architecture. We also have a stock of magazines and periodicals on these subjects dating from the 1950s to the 1970s and welcome any inquiries on titles you do not see posted on our listings.