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Craft Traditions of the World (Locally Made, Globally Inspiring)

List Price: $45.00
SKU:
9780500514665
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Overview

The diversity of the crafts included here is truly astonishing: Berber flatweaves, North African amulets, Tibetan tiger rugs, Japanese kojeshi dolls, Aborigine microlith tools, Maori fish hooks, North American carved gourds, Amazonian pottery, Hungarian painted eggs, Venetian glass beads, German and French tin-glazed ceramics, Pacific totem poles, Shaker boxes. . . . The book is organized geographically—North America, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australasia and Oceania—and each section is subdivided into specific crafts. The techniques used in a particular craft and its history—from Andean backstrap weaving and Polish paper cutting to Hausa embroidery and wood carving in the Hindu Kush—are explained and illustrated, highlighting an incredible diversity of styles. Complete with a bibliography and information on museums, this survey celebrates skills found all around the world.

Customizing Options and Pricing (v)

  • Cover Imprint (1-color): $1.00/book
  • Promo-Pages (full-color printed): $2.00 / single-sided page, inquire for additional pages
  • Belly-Band Wrap (full-color printed): $2.00
  • Set-Up Charge: $40 per decoration

Call for higher quantities. Standard turnaround for Customized Books 10 business days from proof approval. Standard turnaround for Bulk Books 3-5 business days. Rush service available. Product availability changes daily. Please confirm your quantity is available prior to placing an order. Customization options may be limited or unavailable based on product design, binding or cover artwork.

  • Product Details

    Author:
    Bryan Sentance
    Format:
    Hardcover
    Pages:
    240
    Publisher:
    Thames & Hudson (October 5, 2009)
    Language:
    English
    Audience:
    General/trade
    ISBN-13:
    9780500514665
    ISBN-10:
    0500514666
    Weight:
    59.52oz
    Dimensions:
    9.9" x 11.4" x 1.2"
    Case Pack:
    8
    File:
    -NortonNorton_051317-20170514.xml
    As low as:
    $33.30
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