New York: Watson-Guptill, 1974. Peter Collingwood. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Octavo (253 x 198 mm.), 292 pp., 30 plates, ill, diagrams, index, bibliography, cloth in dustjacket. Near fine with spotting to top edge and offsetting from jacket, very good jacket, price clipped and protected with plastic cover. Near fine / very good. Item #627
Sprang, a finger-controlled technique for making stretch fabric, has been used for at least 3500 years. This book includes instructions and 160 diagrams to illustrate sprang weaving techniques, and 69 photographs of modern and historical sprang-woven articles.