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This book presents and discusses a range of collectors' pieces and covers ordinary rugs, not just the unobtainable classic examples, thus including many affordable items from the large range produced. It is suitable for both the specialist and the novice, providing both a record of Turkoman weaving and a lesson in connoisseurship.
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Book Description Antique Collectors' Club, U.S.A., 1989. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st edition, 1st printing. dust jacket in mylar wraps. sun fading at spine. light handling wear. slight bit of foxing on fore edge. text is unmarked. binding tight. Seller Inventory # 4422587
Book Description Antique Collectors Club Ltd, 1995. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. A beautiful clean crisp hardcover copy in near fine condition, extremely faint tiny stain to top edge of text block, else fine. DJ in fine condition and in protective mylar cover. Seller Inventory # 042537
Book Description Antique Collectors' Club, Augsburg, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good Good condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good dust. 8.5 x 10 Hardback in dustjacket in Very; Illustrated by 299 color plates, 99 drawings; Extensive illustrations of these Central Asian rugs from auction houses and museums. "This is the fifth book in the highly acclaimed Oriental Rugs series and it serves as a detailed introduction to the extraordinary range of carpets and rugs made by the nomadic Turkmen tribes who inhabited the former Soviet republics of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, northeast Iran and the northern frontier region of Afghanistan. Attention has been given to cataloguing and describing the least important as well as the most important weavings, thereby enabling the reader to emerge with a useful knowledge of the history and diversity of Turkmen weaving. The lavish use of color illustrations provides the prospective collector, or anyone wishing to learn more about this complex subject, with an opportunity to study a large number of weavings of the types and qualities most likely to be encountered in galleries and auction houses." -Publisher ; 3.5; 318 pp. Seller Inventory # BOOKS009694I
Book Description Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, 1989. Condition: VG : in very good condition. First English Translation Edition. 260mm x 210mm (10" x 8"). 318pp. 299 colour illustrations and 99 line drawings. With lightly rubbed dust jacket. Heavy item - shipping supplement may apply for overseas. Green/gilt hardback cloth cover. Seller Inventory # e3805
Book Description Antique Collectors Club Ltd, 1995. Paperback. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 1851491368-2-4
Book Description Antique Collectors' Club Ltd., Suffolk, England, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Jacket rubbed with light edge wear. Unmarked copy. Seller Inventory # 000307