In Praise of Hands: Contemporary Crafts of the World

Octavio Paz

Published by New York Graphic Society, 1974
ISBN 10: 0821205587 / ISBN 13: 9780821205587
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Synopsis: In Praise Of Hands: Contemporary Crafts Of The World by Paz, Octavio

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Title: In Praise of Hands: Contemporary Crafts of ...
Publisher: New York Graphic Society
Publication Date: 1974
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: 1st Edition

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Book Description New York Graphic Society, Greenwich, CT, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st. Cloth, 223 pages, illustrations (some color); 29 cm. Published in association with the World Crafts Council. Firm binding, clean inside copy. Age toning, top edge lightly soiled. Stated "First printing." Dust jacket, with light edgewear, protected in a mylar book cover. OVERSIZE! No priority/international, except by special arrangement. Profusely illustrated. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 088218

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Book Description New York Graphic Society, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., 1974. Cloth. Condition: Very Nearly Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good VG. First Edition. An essay on the importance of the handicrafted object in a world in which the useful and the beautiful have otherwise been separated. Essay by Octavio Paz. Foreword by James S. Plaut. 223 p. illus. (part col.) 29 cm. 64 color plates and 190 b&w illustrations. Very bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding. No appreciable wear to the cloth.The bright, clean dustjacket shows some small chips at the corners and along the rear panel edges. Heavy book to ship weighing 1.35kg. Size: Quarto. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 09716

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Book Description New York Graphic Society (1974)., Greenwich, CT, 1974. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Cloth. 223 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. Moderate wear, price-clipped dust jacket. A "dazzling display of objects.in varied craft areas - textiles, needlework, glass, ceramics, wood, jewelry, metalwork - drawn from fifty-four countries on five continents.". Seller Inventory # 000711

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