Cloth Dolls (Phillis A. Rustam) soon to be presented for sale on the super BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: New York, London: A. S. Barnes & Co., Thomas Yoseloff, 1980, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs;
From the cover: A book devoted to very special dolls!
The making of cloth dolls is one of the oldest forms of doll-making known to man. It is surprising how many shapes and forms cloth lends itself to with a little imagination! Well-preserved old cloth dolls are hard to obtain, and are quickly rising in price.
This book illustrates dolls made entirely of fabric by a full range of artists. Dolls made by hand take on a lifelike quality…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper with a closed tear to the bottom corner of the upper panel.
Mustard boards with Black titling to the Spine. 127 pages. Index. 11¼” x 8¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I excite you with my selection contained in Antiques & Collecting Toys & Dolls catalogue?