America's Fabrics; Origin and History, Manufacture, Characteristics and Uses. Textiles, Zelma Bendure, Gladys Pfeiffer.

America's Fabrics; Origin and History, Manufacture, Characteristics and Uses.

New York: Macmillan, 1946. First printing. Original Tan Cloth w/ blue & red title & design on cover. Octavo, pp. 688, indexed, 12 color plates. A complete story of all fabrics in consumer use- from their beginnings to finished material. Fabrics, machines, artists, raw materials and methods. Hundreds of b/w and color photos of various textiles and the machinery that creates them. Includes fascinating photo glossary with definitions of textiles from buckram to madras. Good. Item #1382

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