CD 4: Digital Archive of Weaving Documents, Volume 4

This CD is available from Complex Weavers for $15 plus $1 for shipping domestic, $2 overseas: marjie@maine.rr.com

Books

---. Extrait d'un Ancien Livre Chinois, Pihan Delaforest, 25 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

---. The Advance of the Northrop Loom, 1900, 106 pages.

Algoud, Henri. Garpar Grégoire et ses Velours d'Art, Société Française d'Imprimerie et de Libraire, 1908, 45 pages. Note: Provided by Pierre Demoule.

Ashton, Frederick T. The Theory & Practice of the Art of Designing Fancy Cotton & Woollen Cloths From Sample, Henry Carey Baird, 1874, 69 pages. Note: The plates are physically very large and have been reduced dramatically to fit on the page. Image files, full size, are available at the links below.

Beaumont, Roberts. Standard Cloths: Structure and Manufacture, Scott, Greenwood & Son, 1916, 357 pages.

Bonafous, Matthieu. De L'Education de Vers a Soie, Madame Huzard, 1827, 98 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Carrier, Amans. Des Vers a Soie, 1838, 30 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

D'Appligny, Plieur. L'Art de Teinture de Fils et âtoffes de Coton, Chex Serviere, Libraire, rue de Foin-Jacques, 1798, 284 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Donat, Franz. Bindungs-Lexikon für Schaftweberei, Hartleben's, 163 pages. Note: 2-up, landscape mode.

Donat, Franz. Die färbige Gewebemusterung [Polychrome patterning], Hartelben's, 1907, 127 pages. Note: This is a replacement for a earlier, incomplete copy with inferior color plates.

Donat, Franz. Large Book of Textile Patterns, Hartelben's, ca. 1895, 341 pages. Note: Color version; see black-and-white copy below. 5 pages missing. Reduced to 62% to fit on page. Landscape mode.

Elbers, Wilhelm. Bedienung der Arbeitsmaschinen zur Hellstellung Bedruckter Baumwollstoffe unter Berucksichtigung der Wichtigsten Arbeitsmaschinen der Spinnerei und Weberei [Operating Working Machines for the Production of Printed Cotton Fabrics with Special Emphasis on the Most Important Working Machines for Weaving and Spinning], Friedrich Vieweg und Sohn, 1909, 275 pages.

Fox, Thomas W. The Mechanism of Weaving, Macmillan, 1922, 603 pages. Note: 2-up.

Gaillard. De la Taille et de la Culture du Murier, Madame Huzard, Libraire, 1838, 68 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Goux, G. Technologie de Tissage Unix et Façonnés, Lycée Technique, 119 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Hellot, M. L'Art de la Teinture des Laines, La Veuve Pissot, 1750, 627 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Loiseleur-Deslongchamps, M. Muriers et Vers a Soie, Madame Huzard, Imprimeur-Libraire, 1830, 76 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Loiseleur-Deslongchamps, M. Nouvelles Considératons sur les Vers a Soie, Madame Huzard, 1859, 219 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Neville, H. The Students' Handbook of Practical Fabric Structure, R. Denham, 1897, 241 pages.

Nisbet, Harry. Theory of Sizing, Manchester: Emmot & Co., Limited, 1912, 100 pages.

Paulet, Jean. Art du fabricant d'estoffes de Soie, 1779, 605 pages.

Reynaud, M. Des Vers a Soie et de Leur Education, A la Libraire du Commerce, Chex Renard, 1824, 374 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule.

Rock, Daniel. Textile Fabrics, Scribner, Welforn, and Armstrong, 1876, 121 pages. Note: 2-up. 61 document pages.

Schams, J. Handbuch der Weberei: Atlas, B.F. Voigt, 1909, 142 pages. Note: Illustrations only. A second volume contains text describing the features. This will come in time.

Simon, André. âtudes analytiques des principaux tissus [Analytic Studies of the Main Fabrics], Librairie Polytechnique, 1898, 134 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule. 2-up.

Vignon, L. La Soie, Librairie J.-B. Baillié et Fils, 1890, 182 pages. Note: Provided by Philippe Demoule. 2-up.

Whittam, William Jr. Cotton Spinning, C. A. M. Praray, 1898, 122 pages.

Monographs

Brickett, C. J. Woolen and Worsted Cam Looms, International Textbook Company, 1905, 50 pages.

Brickett, C. J. Woolen and Worsted Fancy Looms, International Textbook Company, 1905, 103 pages.

Hooper, Luther. The Loom and Spindle: Past, Present, and Future, Smithsonian Institution, 1915, 61 pages.

Mason, Otis Tufton. A Primitive Frame for Weaving Narrow Fabrics, Smithsonian Institution, 1901, 34 pages.

Roth, H. Ling. Ancient Egyptian and Greek Looms, Banksfield Museum, 1913, 45 pages.

The Textile Museum. Workshop Notes, Washington, D. C.: The Textile Museum, 69 pages. Note: Papers on textile preservation and analysis.

Tod, Osma Gallinger. Manual of Helpful Hints for Handweavers, Osma Gallinger Tod Studio, 33 pages. Note: Reduced to 95% to fit on standard paper.

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