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Reference Books

Title: 20,000 Years of Fashion: The History of Costume and Personal Adornment
Author: Boucher, Francois Léon Louis
Publication: New York: Abrams, c1966.
Location: GT510 .B67 Reference and Quarto
Includes 1150 illustrations, 346 of them in color. Also includes maps, glossary and index.

Title: America's Glorious Quilts
Publication: New York: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates: Distributed by Macmillan, c1987.
Location: NK9112 .A53 Reference and Quarto

Title: Beyond Craft: The Art Fabric
Author: Constantine, Mildred
Publication: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. [1973]
Location: NK8809 .C65 Quarto and Reference

Title: The Complete History of Costume & Fashion: From Ancient Egypt to the Present Day
Author: Cosgrave, Bronwyn
Publication: New York: Checkmark Books, [2001]
Location: GT375 .C67 2001 Reference

Title: The Costumes of Eastern Europe
Author: Tilke, Max
Publication: London: Ernest Benn, 1926.
Location: GT1280.T55 Reference

Title: Dictionary of Children's Clothes: 1700s to Present
Author: Marshall, Noreen
Publication: London: V&A Publishing, 2008.
Location: GT1730 .M36 2008 Reference

Title: The Encyclopaedia of Fashion
Author: O'Hara, Georgina
Publication: New York: H.N. Abrams, 1986.
Location: GT507 .O42 E Reference

Title: Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion
Publication: Farmington Hills, MI: Charles Scribner's Sons, c2005.
Location: GT507 .E53 2005 V.1-3 Reference
3 illustrated volumes. Contents: v. 1. Academic dress to Eyeglasses -- v. 2. Fads to nylon -- v. 3. Occult dress to Zoran, Index.

Title: Encyclopedia of Textiles; Decorative Fabrics from Antiquity to the Beginning of the 19th Century, Including the Far East and Peru
Author: Flemming, Ernst Richard
Publication: New York, Praeger [1958]
Location: NK8804 .F54 1958 Reference

Title: Fashion Since 1900: The Complete Sourcebook. Rev. ed.
Author: Peacock, John
Publication: London; New York: Thames & Hudson, 2007.
Location: GT596 .P433 2007 Reference

Title: The Future of the 20th Century: Collecting, Interpreting and Conserving Modern Materials: Postprints
Author: AHRC Research Centre for Textile Conservation and Textile Studies. Conference (2nd: 2005)
Publication: London: Archetype, 2006.
Location: NK8804.5 .A37 2005 Reference
Proceedings of AHRC Research Centre for Textile Conservation and Textile Studies, second annual conference 26-28 July 2005.

Title: The Historical Encyclopedia of Costumes
Author: Racinet, A. (Auguste)
Publication: New York, N.Y.: Facts on File, 1988.
Location: GT510 .R33 H5 1988 Reference
Translation of: Le costume historique.

Title: National Costumes
Author: Lepage-Medvey, E.
Publication: London, New York [etc.] The Hyperion Press, 1939.
Location: GT810 .L46 Reference
Each plate is accompanied by a leaf with descriptive letterpress. Edited by André Gloeckner. Designed by Lepage-Medvey.

Title: Peruvian Textiles, A Contribution to Our Knowledge of the Textile Industries of the Ancient Peruvian People
Author: Perleberg, Hans Carl
Publication: New York, Perleberg [1920]
Location: NK8839 .P47 Reference

Title: A Pictorial History of Costume; A Survey of Costume of all Periods and Peoples from Antiquity to Modern Times including National Costume in Europe and Non-European Countries
Author: Bruhn, Wolfgang
Publication: New York, Praeger [1955]
Location: GT513 .B77 Reference
Translation of Das Kostümwerk.

Title: Printed Cottons of Asia; The Romance of Trade Textiles
Author: ¯Osumi, Tamez¯o
Publication: Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppan-sha; Rutland, Vt., C.E.Tuttle Co. [1963]
Location: NK8985 .O77 Reference
Revised and adapted from an English translation by George Saito. 186p. Translation of (romanized: Kowatari sarasa).

Title: The Romance of Textiles; The Story of Design in Weaving
Author: Lewis, Ethel
Publication: New York, Macmillan, 1937.
Location: NK8906 .L48 Reference

Title: Textile Arts Index, 1950-1987: Selected Weaving, Spinning, Dyeing, Knitting, Fiber Periodicals
Author: Wilson, Sadye Tune
Publication: Nashville, Tenn.: Tungstede, c1988.
Location: NK8800 .W5 T4 1988 Reference

Title: Textile Arts of the Islamic World: Working Bibliographies
Publication: Washington, DC: The Textile Museum, c1997.
Location: NK8808.9 .T49 1997 Quarto AND Reference
Compiled by the Eastern Hemisphere Curatorial Department of the Textile Museum in Washington, D.C.

Title: Textile Designs of Japan. Rev. ed.
Publication: Tokyo; New York: Kodansha International, 1980.
Location: NK8884 .T49 V. 1-3 Reference
Compiled by the Japan Textile Color Design Center. 3 illustrated volumes.

Title: The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers
Author: Callan, Georgina O'Hara
Publication: London: Thames & Hudson, 2008.
Location: GT507 .O42 2008 Reference

Title: A Treasury of Great Italian Textiles
Author: Santangelo, Antonino
Publication: New York, H. N. Abrams [1964]
Location: NK8952 .S35 Reference
Translation of Tessuti d'arte italiane dal XIIo al XVIIIo secolo.

Title: Tsujigahana, The Flower of Japanese Textile Art. 1st ed.
Author: It¯o, Toshiko
Publication: Tokyo; New York: Kodansha International; New York: Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha International/USA through Harper & Row, 1981.
Location: NK9505.5 .I76 Reference
Toshiko It¯o; translated by Monica Bethe.

Title: Two Thousand Years of Textiles; The Figured Textiles of Europe and the Near East
Author: Weibel, Adèle Coulin
Publication: New York, Published for the Detroit Institute of Arts [by] Pantheon Books, 1952.
Location: NK8806 .W45 Reference

Title: What People Wore When: A Complete Illustrated History of Costume from Ancient Times to the Nineteenth Century for Every Level of Society
Publication: New York: St. Martin's Griffin, c2008.
Location: GT511 .W525 2008 Reference

Title: World Textiles: A Concise History
Author: Schoeser, Mary
Publication: London; New York: Thames & Hudson, 2003.
Location: NK8806 .S346 2003 Reference

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Circulating Books

Title: 200 Braids to Twist, Knot, Loop, or Weave
Author: Carey, Jacqui
Publication: Loveland, CO: Interweave Press LLC, c2007.
Location: TT848 .C28 2007 Stacks

Title: African Textiles and Decorative Arts
Author: Sieber, Roy
Publication: New York, Museum of Modern Art; distributed by New York Graphic Society, Greenwich, Conn. [1972]
Location: NK8887 .S54 Quarto
Issued in connection with exhibitions in 1972-1973 at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the M. H. de Young Memorial Museum in San Francisco, and the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Title: Art Quilts: A Celebration: 400 Stunning Contemporary Designs
Publication: New York: Lark Books, c2005.
Location: NK9112 .A725 2005 Quarto
Compilation of quilts from the biannual Quilt National exhibitions of 1995-2003.

Title: The Art of Embroidery - Embroidery
Author: Barton, Julia
Publication: London: Merehurst Press; New York: Distributed by Sterling, 1989.
Location: TT770 .B37 1989 Quarto

Title: The Art of Felt: Inspirational Designs, Textures and Surfaces
Author: Tellier-Loumagne, Françoise
Publication: London: Thames & Hudson, 2008.
Location: TT849.5 .T45 2008 Stacks

Title: The Art of Oriental Embroidery: History, Aesthetics, and Techniques
Author: Chung, Young Yang
Publication: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983, c1979.
Location: NK9282 .C49 Quarto

Title: The Art of the Loom: Weaving, Spinning, and Dyeing Across the World
Author: Hecht, Ann
Publication: Seattle, WA.: University of Washington Press, 2001.
Location: TT848 .H47 2001 Quarto

Title: Batik: Drawn in Wax: 200 Years of Batik Art from Indonesia in the Tropenmuseum Collection
Publication: Amsterdam: Royal Tropical Institute, c2001.
Location: NK9503.2 .I5 B37 2001 Quarto

Title: Bugaku Masks
Author: Bethe, Monica
Publication: Tokyo; New York: Kodansha International Ltd. and Shibundo, 1978.
Location: GT1747 .N57 Stacks

Title: Central Asian Ikats: From the Rau Collection
Author: Clark, Ruby
Publication: London: V&A Publications; New York: Distributed in North America by Harry N. Abrams, 2007.
Location: TT853.5 .C53 2007 Stacks

Title: The Chilkat Dancing Blanket
Author: Samuel, Cheryl
Publication: Norman; London: University of Oklahoma Press, 1990, c1982.
Location: E99 .C552 S25 1990 Quarto

Title: Chinese Indigo Batik Designs
Author: Lu, Pu
Publication: Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, 2007.
Location: NK9503.2 .C6 L8 2007 Quarto
Republication of designs from Designs of Chinese indigo batik by Lu Pu. A Dover pictorial archive.

Title: Crowning Achievements: African Arts of Dressing the Head
Author: Arnoldi, Mary Jo
Publication: Los Angeles: Fowler Museum of Cultural History, University of California, c1995.
Location: GT1580 .A75 1995 Stacks
Exhibition catalog.

Title: Embroidery Techniques from East and West: Texture and Color for Quilters and Embroiderers
Author: Srivastava, Munni
Publication: North Pomfret, Vt.: Trafalgar Square Pub., 2003.
Location: TT751 .S78 2003 Quarto

Title: Ethnic Dress
Author: Kennett, Frances with Caroline MacDonald-Haig
Publication: New York: Facts on File, c1995.
Location: GT511 .K46 1995 Quarto
Includes color illustrations and maps, with sections on North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, The Middle East, Central Asia and The Caucasus, Southeast Asia, India, Far East, and Oceania.

Title: The Fine Art of Textiles: The Collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Author: Philadelphia Museum of Art; Dilys E. Blum; color photography by Lynn Rosenthal
Publication: Philadelphia, Pa.: The Museum, 1997.
Location: NK8902 .P48 P486 1997 Quarto

Title: Flowers, Dragons and Pine Trees: Asian Textiles in the Spencer Museum of Art
Author: Dusenberry, Mary M.; with an essay by Carol Bier
Publication: New York; Manchester [Eng.]: Hudson Hills Press, 2004.
Location: NK8872 .D87 2004 Quarto
With sections on Qing court costume, Daoist priest's robe, Women's informal costume, Velvets, furs, and animal skins, Iconography, Manufacture, and Textiles in the late Qing.

Title: Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt
Publication: Atlanta, GA: Tinwood Books, 2006.
Location: NK9112 .G44 2006 Quarto
Published on the occasion of the exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Tinwood Alliance.

Title: Gee's Bend: The Women and Their Quilts
Publication: Atlanta, Ga.: Tinwood Books, 2002.
Location: NK9112 .G43 2002 Quarto
Published in conjuction with the exhibition, the quilts of Gee's Bend, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Title: History of Costume, From the Ancient Egyptians to the Twentieth Century
Author: Payne, Blanche
Publication: New York, Harper & Row [1965]
Location: GT510 .P39 Stacks

Title: How We Felt: Designs + Techniques from Contemporary Felt Artists
Author: Cypher, Carol Huber
Publication: Loveland, CO: Interweave Press, c2007.
Location: TT849.5 .C97 2007 Stacks

Title: Indian Textiles
Author: Gillow, John and Nicholas Barnard
Publication: London: Thames & Hudson, c2008.
Location: NK8876 .A1 G53 2008 Quarto

Title: Italian Renaissance Textile Designs
Author: Andrew, Dolores M.
Publication: Owings Mills, Md.: Stemmer House Publishers, c1986.
Location: NK8909.3 .A5 1986 Quarto

Title: Japanese Textiles in the Victoria and Albert Museum
Author: Victoria and Albert Museum
Publication: London: V & A Publications, 2000
Location: NK8884 .A1 V53 2000 Quarto

Title: Kalamkari and Traditional Design Heritage of India
Author: Ramani, Shakuntala
Publication: New Delhi: Wisdom Tree, 2007.
Location: NK8876 .A1 R36 2007 Quarto

Title: Koptskie tkani. [Al’bom]
Author: Gosudarstvennyi muzei izobrazitel’nykh iskusstv imeni A.S. Pushkina
Publication: Leningrad, "Avrora," 1967.
Location: NK8888 .M6 Quarto

Title: Lace: History and Fashion - Lace
Author: Kraatz, Anne
Publication: New York: Rizzoli, 1989.
Location: TT800 .K72 L3 1989 Quarto

Title: Mantles of Merit: Chin Textiles from Myanmar, India, and Bangladesh
Author: Fraser, David W. and Barbara G. Fraser
Publication: Bangkok, Thailand: River Books, 2005.
Location: NK8877.6 .A1 F73 2005 Quarto

Title: Marquetry
Author: Ramond, Pierre
Publication: Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2002.
Location: NK9920 .R3613 2002 Quarto

Title: Material Choices: Refashioning Bast and Leaf Fibers in Asia and the Pacific
Publication: Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2007.
Location: TS1541 .M38 2007 Quarto

Title: Material Choices: Refashioning Bast and Leaf Fibers in Asia and the Pacific
Publication: Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2007.
Location: TS1541 .M38 2007 Quarto

Title: Mutations: Mode, 1960-2000
Author: Musée Galliera
Publication: Paris: Paris musées, 2000.
Location: GT525 .M87 2000 Quarto

Title: Native America: Arts, Traditions, and Celebrations
Author: Mather, Christine
Publication: New York: Clarkson Potter/Publishers: Distributed by Crown Publishers, Inc., c1990.
Location: E98 .S7 M25 1990 Stacks

Title: Navajo Blankets, From the Collection of Anthony Berlant
Author: University of Arizona. Museum of Art
Publication: [Tucson, 1974]
Location: E99 .N3 A7 1974 Quarto

Title: Navajo Rug Designs
Author: Lowell, Susan
Publication: Tucson, Ariz.: Rio Nuevo, c2005.
Location: E99 .N3 L793 2005 Stacks

Title: Navajo Textiles: The William Randolph Hearst Collection
Author: Blomberg, Nancy J.
Publication: Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, c1988.
Location: E99 .N3 B56 1988 Quarto

Title: Navajo Weaving in the Late Twentieth Century: Kin, Community, and Collectors
Author: Hedlund, Ann Lane
Publication: Tucson: University of Arizona Press, c2004.
Location: E99 .N3 H447 2004 Stacks

Title: Navajo Weaving: Three Centuries of Chang
Author: Kent, Kate Peck
Publication: Santa Fe, N.M.: School of American Research Press; [Seattle, Wash.]: Distributed by University of Washington Press, c1985.
Location: E99 .N3 K39 1985 Stacks

Title: Northern Lights: Inuit Textile Art from the Canadian Arctic
Author: Fernstrom, Katharine W.
Publication: [Baltimore, Md.]: Baltimore Museum of Art, c1993.
Location: E99 .E7 F43 1993 Quarto
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Baltimore Museum of Art, Macdonald Stewart Centre, and the Winnipeg Art Gallery, held from Nov. 1993 - Oct. 1994.

Title: Reflections of the Weaver's World: The Gloria F. Ross Collection of Contemporary Navajo Weaving
Author: Hedlund, Ann Lane
Publication: Denver, Colo.: Denver Art Museum; [Seattle]: distributed by the University of Washington Press, c1992.
Location: E99 .N3 H45 1992 Quarto
Exhibition catalog.

Title: Russian Textiles: Printed Cloth for the Bazaars of Central Asia
Author: Meller, Susan
Publication: New York: Abrams, 2007
Location: NK9504 .M45 2007 Quarto

Title: Ruth E. Funk: Cloth and Culture
Author: Funk, Ruth E.
Publication: Plano, Texas: Panache Partners, 2009.
Location: TT505 .F86 F86 2009 Quarto

Title: The Sari: Styles, Patterns, History, Techniques
Author: Lynton, Linda
Publication: New York: H.N. Abrams, 1995.
Location: GT1460 .L95 1995 Quarto

Title: Shibori for Textile Artists
Author: Gunner, Janice
Publication: New York: Kodansha International, 2007.
Location: TT853.5 .G86 2007 Quarto

Title: The Song of the Loom: New Traditions in Navajo Weaving
Author: Dockstader, Frederick J.
Publication: New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with the Montclair Art Museum, c1987.
Location: E99 .N3 D6 1987 Stacks

Title: Southwestern Indian Baskets: Their History and Their Makers
Author: Whiteford, Andrew Hunter
Publication: Santa Fe, N.M.: School of American Research Press; [Seattle]: Distributed by University of Washington Press, c1988.
Location: E78 .S7 W53 1988 Stacks
Includes a catalogue of the School of American Research collection.

Title: Spirits of the Cloth: Contemporary African American Quilts
Author: Mazloomi, Carolyn
Publication: New York: Clarkson Potter, c1998.
Location: NK9112 .M39 1998 Stacks

Title: Techniques of Rya Knotting
Author: Willcox, Donald J.
Publication: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold [1971]
Location: TT850 .W46 1971 Stacks

Title: Textiles
Author: Kadolph, Sara J.
Publication: Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson Prentice Hall, c2007.
Location: TS1446 .K33 2007 Quarto
Sections include: product development; fiber properties; manufacturing processes; special-use fibers; yarns; fabrication; finishing.

Title: Textiles of Ancient Peru and Their Techniques
Author: Harcourt, Raoul d'
Publication: [Seattle, University of Washington Press? 1974]
Location: TS1352 .D4 Quarto
A translation, with revisions and additional material of Les textiles anciens du Pérou et leurs techniques, published in Paris in 1934.

Title: The Ultimate Quilting Book: Over 1,000 Inspirational Ideas and Practical Tips
Author: Gordon, Maggi McCormick
Publication: London: Kiln House, 1999.
Location: TT835 .G673 1999 Quarto

Title: Uniquely Felt: Dozens of Techniques from Fulling and Shaping to Nuno and Cobweb: Includes 46 Creative Projects
Author: White, Christine
Publication: North Adams, MA: Storey Pub., c2007.
Location: TT849.5 .W54 2007 Stacks

Title: Veil: Modesty, Privacy, and Resistance
Author: El Guindi, Fadwa
Publication: Oxford, UK; New York, NY: Berg, c1999.
Location: GT2112 .E5 1999 Stacks

Title: Veil: Veiling, Representation, and Contemporary Art
Publication: Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press; London: Institute of International Visual Arts, 2003.
Location: GT1380 .V45 2003 Stacks
Documents an exhibition held at the New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK and three other institutions between Feb. 2003 and Jan. 2004.

Title: Victorian Fashions and Costumes from Harper's Bazar, 1867-1898
Author: Blum, Stella
Publication: New York: Dover Publications, 1974.
Location: GT595 .B58 V5 Quarto

Title: Wild by Design: Two Hundred Years of Innovation and Artistry in American Quilts
Author: Berlo, Janet Catherine
Publication: Lincoln, NE: International Quilt Study Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2003
Location: NK9112 .B47 2003 Quarto

Title: Women's Headdress and Hairstyles in England from AD 600 to the Present Day
Author: De Courtais, Georgine
Publication: London, B. T. Batsford [1973]
Location: GT2290 .D43 Stacks

Title: World Dress Fashion in Detail
Author: Crill, Rosemary, Jennifer Wearden and Verity Wilson
Publication: London: V & A Publishing, 2009.
Location: GT2050 .C75 2009 Quarto

Title: The World of Indonesian Textiles
Author: Warming, Wanda
Publication: Tokyo; London: Kodansha International, 1991, c1981.
Location: TS1413 .I55 W37 1991 Quarto

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Internet Resources

Title: Introduction to Fibers
A guide to resources available at MICA's Decker Library. DRAFT

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