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Category: All Categories: Sewing and Needlework: Textiles: Spinning
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1.
Ward-Jackson, C.H.  
A HISTORY OF COURTAULDS: An Account of the Origin and Rise of the Industrial Enterprise of Courtaulds Limited and of its Associate, the American Viscose Corporation.

Publisher: London: Printed at the Curwen Press For Private Circulation 1941..
177p: frontispiece + 28 page section with 55 Collotype Plates; 22cm. Index. Very Good (clean and sound, cloth slightly soiled). No dustjacket. For sale on behalf of the Bury Municipal Library. Black cloth hardcover, gilt. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 25.35 CAD 23.68 EUR 15.93 GBP 11.69 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 225.00 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: CLIB159.
    
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2.
Hill, Professor R. L.  
Cotton Drawing, Combing and fly Frame Processes.

Publisher: International Textbook Co. Scranton, PA.
CR 1942, approximately 320 pages, blackand white illustrations, diagrams, etc. Drawing Rolls, Railway Heads and Drawing Frames, Combers, Fly Frames, Long Draft Roving Processes. All very good condition. Believe to be a First Edition Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 49.30 CAD 46.05 EUR 30.97 GBP 22.73 JPY 3,500.00 MXN 437.50 ZAR 437.50 

Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 003150.
    
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3.
Merrill, Gilbert R.  
Cotton Ring Spinning.

Publisher: Self published Lowell, MA.
CR 1959, 178 pages with index. Large book with illustrations of how machinery work, equipment, etc., of cotton ring spinning. Slight tears to paper covers, overall good+ condition. Believe to be a First Edition PAPER BOOK

Appr.: | AUD 42.25 CAD 39.47 EUR 26.55 GBP 19.48 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 375.00 

Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 003151.
    
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4.
Unknown Artist  
Silk Manufacture and Printing : Original Engraving and Article from Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, 1834-1835
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Publisher: Charles Knight & Company; London: 1834.
Very Good Non-Book 1 pages; 4to (10.75") 28cm; One complete leaf measuring (7.25 x 10.75 inches) 185 x 272 mm, printed on both sides, with original steel engraving and brief article (conclusion on reverse). Extracted from disbound volume of Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, published in parts, 1834-1835. Edges untrimmed. Suitable for framing. ; Image of two workers hand-imprinting a roll of silk. ; Paper is of heavy quality but somewhat yellowed from age. Minor foxing, mostly to margins. Faint offset from opposite page, not as dark as it appears. ; Steel engraving

Appr.: | AUD 14.08 CAD 13.16 EUR 8.85 GBP 6.49 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 125.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 6326.
    
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5.
Simmons, Paula  
Spinning and Weaving with Wool

Publisher: Pacific Search Press; Seattle: 1977.
Very Good Softcover ISBN: 0914718231 221 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Oblong softcover, dark brown pictorial covers, 221 pages, index, appendix, 170 b/w photos and line diagrams. ; Edited by Betsy Rupp Fulwiler. Written to help the very beginner learn to choose, wash, card, spin, and weave with natural wool. Includes chapters on building your own spinning wheel and loom. ; Bookplate on title page, light edgewear.

Appr.: | AUD 15.49 CAD 14.47 EUR 9.73 GBP 7.14 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 137.50 ZAR 137.50 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17168.
    
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6.
Hill, Professor R. S.  
Spinning Cotton and Synthetic Fibers.

Publisher: International Textbook Co. Scranton, PA.
CR 1940, 269 pages, black and white illustrations, diagrams, etc. Dark covers, all very good condition. Also Ring Frames, Long Draft Spinning, Synthetic fibers on the cotton system. Believe to be a First Edition Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 70.42 CAD 65.79 EUR 44.25 GBP 32.47 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 625.00 

Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 003149.
    
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7.
Ure, Andrew  
Spinning Jenny, Household Spinning Wheels and the First Spinning Machine : Original Engraving and Article from Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, 1834-1835
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Publisher: Charles Knight & Company; London: 1834.
Very Good Non-Book 3 pages; 4to (10.75") 28cm; Two complete leaves measuring (7.25 x 10.75 inches) 18 x 27 cm, printed on both sides, with original woodcut and article. Extracted from disbound volume of Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, published in parts, 1834-1835. Edges untrimmed. Suitable for framing. ; Article on spinning wheels, spinning machines, and travails of inventor of Spinning Jenny. Includes three images: 1) Jersey wheel, with hand-cards and bobbins, 2) Hindu woman spinning cotton yarn on primitive wheel of India, 3) (shown here) James Hargreave's Spinning Jenny ('multiplying wheel') in its most improved form. ; Rag paper, heavy quality, somewhat yellowed from age. Minor foxing, mostly to margins. Faint offset. ; Woodcuts

Appr.: | AUD 14.08 CAD 13.16 EUR 8.85 GBP 6.49 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 125.00 

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8.
Brickett, C.J.  
YARNS, CLOTH ROOMS, AND MILL ENGINEERING: Reeling and Baling Winding. International Library of Technology No. 78.
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Publisher: Scranton PA: International Textbook Co. (1935)..
"The volumes of the International Library of Technology are made up of Instruction Papers, or Sections, comprising the various courses of instruction for students of the International Correspondence Schools". This volume contains Sections 43, 44, 68, 69, 87, 88, 89, 92, 93. [365p]: 182 illustrations; 23cm. Index. 731 grams. Near Very Good (spine faded, slightly edgeworn, endpapers smudged and slightly foxed; otherwise sound), no dustjacket. Brown cloth hardcover with gilt spine titles. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 21.13 CAD 19.74 EUR 13.27 GBP 9.74 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 3271.
    
US$15.00
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