Baskets and Basket Makers in Southern Appalachia

Baskets and Basket Makers in Southern Appalachia

by John Rice Irwin, J. R. Irwin
     
 

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This is perhaps the country's most authentic and colorful book on American baskets and the interesting people who made them. Although this in-depth people-oriented book is centered on basketry in Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina and the surrounding area, basketmaking in Europe, New England, Pennsylvania, and other parts of the country is examined as a

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This is perhaps the country's most authentic and colorful book on American baskets and the interesting people who made them. Although this in-depth people-oriented book is centered on basketry in Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina and the surrounding area, basketmaking in Europe, New England, Pennsylvania, and other parts of the country is examined as a means of comparing and contrasting forms, materials and designs. Indian baskets, especially Cherokee are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780916838614
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
03/28/1982
Series:
CRAFTS/HOBBIES
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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