BERTRAND, S: The Bayeux Tapestry

Bertrand, Simone. The Bayeux Tapestry. Editions Ouest-France, 1978. ISBN: 2858821224. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26058) $12.00

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Color illustrations. 32p. An embroidered cloth—not an actual tapestry that depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. The tapestry consists of some fifty scenes.

DEWHURST, CK: Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women

Dewhurst, C. Kurt; MacDowell, Betty; MacDowell, Marsha. Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women. Dutton, Museum of American Folk Art, 1979. ISBN: 0525475036. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26031) $12.00

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Introduction by Joan Mondale. Illustrated in Black and White with a section of color plates. Biographies. Bibliography. Subject and artist indexes. 202p. Measures 6.25×9 inches.

NISTOROAIA, G: Romanian Folk Rugs

Nistoroaia, Gheorghe. Romanian Folk Rugs. Council of Culture and Socialist Education, the Museum of Folk Art of the Socialist Republic of Romania, 1975. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25981) $16.00

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Catalog for exhibition organized by the Council of Culture and Socialist Education and the Museum of Folk Art of the Socialist Republic of Romania.

Text in English. Illustrated in color and B/W. 24p. Small French flaps.

CAL ACADEMY: Pacific Discovery, Treasures of Ancient Peru, California Academy of Sciences (Volume XXXI Number 4, July/August 1978)

Pacific Discovery, Treasures of Ancient Peru, California Academy of Sciences (Volume XXXI Number 4, July/August 1978). Unmarked. Illustrated. 30p. (#25922) $12.00

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Exhibition catalog from the California Academy of Sciences Peru’ Golden Treasures exhibition.

Articles on Gold, Graves, and Gods in Ancient Peru, A visit to Machu Picchu, Peruvian Textiles, Ceramic Sculptures of Ancient Peru and more.

Contributors include Patricia J. Lyon, Glynn Custred, Geraldine Lindsay, Donna M. Garaventa, and Raphael X. Reichert.

Includes Inca astronomy Sky Watcher’s Guide.

ALEENE: Metallizing Dolls & Fabric: A Craft “How To” Create Book (B-3)

Aleene. Metallizing Dolls & Fabric: A Craft “How To” Create Book (B-3). Aleene’s Inc, 1968. Unmarked. Sun line at spine on back cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25786) $12.00

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Photography by Woody Hershman. Illustrated throughout. 14p. Activities with material lists.

FACES: The Moche of Peru (Faces Magazine, September 1993)

Faces, The Magazine About People. The Moche of Peru (September1993). Classroom Publishers Association, 1993. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25768) $12.00

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B/W illustrations. 48p. Children’s magazine on The Moche of Peru. Looks at who they were, textiles and clothing, animals, and dressing the dead. Also activities about the Moche. The Moche civilization flourished from the 1st to the 8th century CE on the northern coast of what is now Peru.

WARNER, DJ: Perfect in Her Place: Women at Work in Industrial America

Warner, Deborah J. Perfect in Her Place: Women at Work in Industrial America. National Museum of American History, 1981. Unmarked. Scrap on back cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25759) $12.00

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Nicely illustrated with 19th and 20th century images. Accompanied exhibition. Bibliographic references. Oblong book measuring 9×6 inches. 24p.