Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1989. English Edition. Hardcover. Grey cloth/boards. Color-illus. grey dj with white lettering; Mylar protector. 216 pp. with 136 color plates. VG- clean and tight but with art museum ex-lib. spine sticker, bar code, and publication/contents page notes. Also a stamped notation about this particular copy being "distressed merchandise...," but there are no visible flaws, except this stamp! Item #154140
Translated, expanded and edited by J.M. Rogers from the original Turkish by Hulye Tezcan and Selma Delibas. Beautiful, vivid color photos of textiles in pristine condition from the collections of the renowned, historic, amazing Topkapi Palace in Istanbul. Includes Sultans' and other Ottoman costumes, dyes, the silk industry, wools, the fur trade, and more. Includes a concordance of the 121 illustrations.
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