From The Land of the Thunder Dragon


Publisher:  Serendia/Peabody Essex Museum

Place Published: London/Salem

Date Published: 1994

Book Condition: Near Fine

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First

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Product Description

From The Land of the Thunder Dragon: Textile Arts of Bhutan

Editors: Diana K. Myers & Susan S. Bean

248 pages with 130 color plates, 20 black & white photos and 2 maps. A very well illustrated study of the subject.

Introductory essay followed by three parts: Textiles In the Cultural History of Bhutan; Women, Men and Textiles; Weaving In Bhutan. Each of which contains 2 to 3 essays.  Plus notes, glossary, catalog of exhibition objects, references and index.

Hardcover with jacket, text ‘as new’ jacket excellent but for 1 inch closed tear at rear right. 11.25 by 8.85 inches.