Title Oriental Rugs: Care And Repair.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Edition First Printing.
Publisher Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., New York: 1981.
0442208642 / 9780442208646
Seller ID 7279X1
Presents, for the first time, a new and strictly practical approach to the subject. An "owner's manual," it sets out the basic priciples involved in selecting a rug for a particular room and gives pointers to wise buying. Then, beginning with a brief section on the historical and technical background to rug identification, the author show how to diagnose early signs of damage and distinguishbetween repairs which the owner can tackle himself and those best left to the rug experts. Includes an Index. Highly illustrated.
(Key Words: Oriental Rugs, How To Books, Knots, Hand Cleaning, Silk, Restoration).