Lanto SyngeArt of Embroidery: History of Style and Technique England Antique Collectors Club Dist 2005 185149359x / 9781851493593 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Ex-Library 4to First edition. Ex-Library hardcover with dust jacket. 4to with 352 pages. The book and dust jacket are in good condition with usual library stamps and markings. There is slight shelf wear and rubbing to the edges. White spine with red text.
Reilly, MaureenCalifornia Casual: Fashions, 1930S-1970s (Schiffer Book for Collectors and Designers) U.S.A. Schiffer Pub Ltd 2001 0764312464 / 9780764312465 First Edition Pictorial Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 4to Signed by Author First edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. 4to with 192 pages. Presentation copy to fashion model Billy Mitchell; "Jimmy, you're looking great! Thanks for all your help. Maureen Reilly." Also a note on author's stationary, "Dear Jimmy, Thanks so much for all your help! I hope you enjoy the book. (Your photos really bring R. M. Reid and Lanz into focus!) Maureen." Billy Mitchell has placed post-its on the pages relating to Rudi Gernreich and other designers she modeled for. A great association copy. Both book and dust jacket are in very good condition.