Ascribed to Gilroy in Halkett and Laing; Bookplate of C.B. Farwell; Missing plates IV and X; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/historyofsilkcot1845gilr
Folk art -- Czech Republic -- Ruthenia; Costume -- Czech Republic -- Ruthenia; Ruthenia (Czechoslovakia) -- Social life and customs; Decorative arts -- Czech Republic -- Ruthenia; Decoration and ornament, Ukrainian;
One of 300 copies printed. [Translated by L. Hyde]
Jacquard, Joseph-Marie, 1752-1834; Abbās I, Shah of Iran, 1571-1629; Rugs, Oriental
Author's armorial book-plate reproduced on t.-p. Ornamental lining-papers. Each colored plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress. Includes index. Bibliography: p. -401. Allegory.--Contemporary arts.--Carpets, runners and...