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Jain-Neubauer, Jutta Feet and Footwear in Indian Culture
Toronto & Ahmedabad: The Bata Shoe Museum in Association with Mapin Publishing, 2000. Cloth. New/New. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 1890206202 Heavy Item Postage Quote Innumerable references to the foot and to foot worship in Indian culture convey the impression that the foot is considered one, if not the most, important part of the human body. For the first time, The Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto mounts an exhibition, Paduka, to illustrate the religious and erotic significance of feet and footwear in Indian art and culture. Rare information has been culled from lesser known Buddhist and Jain sources concerning the rules and regulations governing the monastic life of monks. 171pp. (Book ref. 028280) £25.00
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Sladen, Christopher The Conscription of Fashion: Utility Cloth, Clothing and Footwear 1941-1952
Berkeley, California, U.S.A.: Scolar Press, 1995. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 1859280072 Ex-Library (Book ref. 23041) £15.00
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Crockett, H.G., Manson, James A., Sidwell, E.W., Timms, A., Ball, E., Seamark, M.W., Haydn, W.H., Lord, D. Lawrence, &c. The Modern Boot and Shoe Maker. A Complete Guide to the Design and Manufacture, Hand and Machine Repairing, Shopfitting and Stocking, Retailing, Book-Keeping and Management, with a Full Account [Cont. In description] 4 Volume Set. [ shoemaking ]
London: The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, 1919. Decorated Cloth. Good/No d/ws. 4to. "With a Full Account of the Leather Industry, Including all Processes of Preparation, Tanning and Leather Dressing, Written by Practical Men of Wide Experience". Four volume complete set. Hardbacks, each 165mm x 229mm tall. (6.5" x 9" approx.). Pp xii, 280; x, 272; x, 312 & x, 295, with 485 text figs. [plus approximately 130 more, being patterns for military footwear]. Each volume has a full-colour, tissue-guarded frontispiece plate, with a detailed descriptive text, of the Heraldic Arms of the associated Worshipful Companies, these being respectively, The Skinners, The Leathersellers, The Cordwainers, and The Curriers, together with a grand total of 63 further plates, 12 of which are in colour. Original art-deco, blind-stamped cloth-covered boards/gilt spine titles. Rubs to edges and corners with some fading, and with some light splash-marks to the front board of volume four, otherwise sound and internally very good. Additional postage will be required for this heavy set. Please email before ordering for details of the cheapest postal option. (Book ref. 003953) £125.00
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Sneakers Size Isn't Everything
London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, 1998. 1st. Faux Leather. Near Fine/No Dustwrapper. 8vo 1861540078 An unpaginated book of numerous colour photographs & 'bits' of text in English nearly all related to footwear. Bound in padded red hard covers (faux soft leather), 8" tall & almost 12" wide, with gilt titles on the spine & shoe on the front. The book is in almost as new condition. (Book ref. 034950) £35.00
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Norman, G. Boot and Shoe Repairing for Amateurs
London n.d. [circa 1920's?]: W. Foulsham & Co., Ltd.. Cloth. Fair/Fair. Hardback, 110mm x 170mm tall. (4.25" x 6.5" approx.). 61pp, with 28 text figs. Paper stock uniformly toned throughout, but otherwise good, in the original brown cloth-covered boards/black titles, and with the, unclipped but slightly edge-chipped, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 003913) £9.50
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Arrowsmith Printer COBBLERS' TALE.
J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd., Bristol: Revised Edition, 1958. With 10 plates, 62pp, sm 8vo, original wraps. The story of G.B. Britton & Sons Ltd. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include BRISTOL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-5) £12.00
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J H Thornton [Editor] Textbook Of Footwear Manufacture
National Trade Press, London, 1958 Second Edition. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. John Thornton was born in Kettering in 1909. He was educated at Wellingborough School and Emmanuel College, Cambridge (1928-31) where he read Natural Science. He then joined the footwear manufacturing firm of Thomas Bird and Son, Kettering. From 1935 to 1948 he was Assistant Superintendent of Boot and Shoe Instruction to Northampton County Council Education Department and from 1948 to 1974 he was Head of Department of Boot and Shoe Manufacture at Northampton College of Technology (later Nene College). In 1983, whilst on holiday in Brazil at the age of seventy four, he passed away. EMAIL PLEASE FOR FULL LIST OF CONTENTS. Book - in Very Good brown boards with gilt lettering - minor marking to the spine, light bumping to the extreme corners and extreme ends of the spine. Contents, light browning to the free front end paper otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. An Extensive & Important Account of Footwear Manufacture. Size: 8.75 inches tall by 5.5 inches. xii, 611 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs, diagrams and line drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Inventory No: 6706. (Book ref. 6706) £99.50
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Ferragamo, Salvatore Salvatore Ferragamo
Florence: Centro Di, 1987. 8870381366 Hardback. Very Good+. Off-white card wrappers; a trifle worn + marked; spine uncreased, but a slightly age-toned. Colour + b/w illustrations. Catalogue of exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Oct 1987 - Feb 1988.; 4to (8 1/2" x 9"); 263 pages (Book ref. 16503) £30.00
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Centurian Publications Transvestite Catalogue Everything for the Crossdresser: Vol. 1, #1
Westminster: Centurian Publications, 1979. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Clothing, underwear, high-heel shoes and leather boots for transvestites in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1980s. Illustrated with drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. (Book ref. 038109) £195.00
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Centurian Publications Transvestite Catalogue: The Whole Catalogue of Transvestitsm No. 2
Westminster: Centurian Publications, 1982. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Clothing, underwear, high-heel shoes and leather boots for transvestites in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1980s. Illustrated with drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. (Book ref. 038108) £195.00
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Custom Shoe Co. Custom Shoe Co.: 1000's of Shoe and Boot Designs #3
Westminster: Custom Shoe Co., 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall High-heel shoes and leather boots for women and transvestites in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1980s. Illustrated with drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. (Book ref. 038107) £175.00
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Wendy's Wendy's Discipline Devotees Correspondence Club: Readers Ads and Photos Vol. 2 No. 4
Hollywood: Wendy's, 1968. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Kinky catalogue from the 1960s. (Book ref. 036807) £45.00
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Theatrical Footwear Catalog
Hollywood: Fine Craft Inc.. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Featuring Yvonne Holden modeling thigh high leather boots in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1960s. (Book ref. 035252) £50.00
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Rimba Bv Rimba Top Qulality Real Leather
Prinsenbeek: Rimba Bv, 1995. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Bondage, Lingerie, high-heels and rubber clothing feature in this kinky clothing catalogue. c.1990s (Book ref. 023790) £25.00
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Boutique Dana Leder Und Latex Kollektionen in Bizarren Modellen
St. Gallen: Boutique Dana, 1988. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Bondage, Lingerie, high-heels and rubber clothing feature in this illustrated kinky clothing catalogue. c.1990s (Book ref. 023805) £15.00
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Tana & Mara Costumes Bizarre Costume Catalog: Footwear, Lingerie, Costumes & Accesories for Theatrical, Masquerade & Impersonation
New York: Tana & Mara Costumes, 1958. Illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Corsets, Shoes, rubber wear etc. feature in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1950s illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton and photographs. Some minor creasing. (Book ref. 009557) £75.00
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Tana Louise Theatrical and Masquerade Costumes C-2
New York: Tana Louise, 1959. Illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton. First Edition. Pamphlet. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Corsets, Shoes, rubber wear etc. feature in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1950s illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton. Some minor creasing. (Book ref. 009556) £75.00
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Tana Louise Theatrical and Masquerade Costumes C-1
New York: Tana Louise, 1959. Illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton. First Edition. Pamphlet. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Corsets, Shoes, rubber wear etc. feature in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1950s illustrated by Gene Bilbrew & Eric Stanton. Some creasing and minor tearing. (Book ref. 009555) £75.00
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Eros Publishing Fetish & Fantasy Volume 2 Number 4
Wilmington: Eros Publishing, 1972. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Featuring photographs of buxom babes in stockings, kinky boots, lingerie, leather, rubber, high heels, corsets, gloves etc. (Book ref. 009327) £20.00
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Burton, N. Price List of Pussy Cat Erotic/Bizarre Rubberwear
London: N. Burton. First Edition. Leaflet. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Rubber and leather clothing feature in this kinky clothing catalogue from the 1960s. (Book ref. 007608) £20.00
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