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The Resource The fleece & fiber sourcebook : more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn, Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius

The fleece & fiber sourcebook : more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn, Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius

Label
The fleece & fiber sourcebook : more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn
Title
The fleece & fiber sourcebook
Title remainder
more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This photographic encyclopedia features more than 200 animals and the fibers they produce. It covers almost every sheep breed in the world. It also includes goats, camelids (such as alpacas, llamas, and vicunas), bison, horses, musk oxen, rabbits, and even dogs. Each entry includes photographs of the featured animal; samples of its raw fleece, its cleaned fleece, and yarn spun from the fleece; and samples of the yarn knit and woven. --from publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The fleece & fiber sourcebook : more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn, Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 420-425) and index
Contents
Sheep: Oodles and boodles of wool. Blackfaced Mountain family -- Cheviot family -- Dorset group -- Down family -- English Longwool family -- Feral group -- Merino family -- Northern European Short-tailed family -- Welsh Hill and Mountain family -- Other sheep breeds -- Wider circles of sheep ; Other species: the rest of the menagerie. Goats -- The goat crosses -- Camelids -- Other critters
Control code
BRD2010051175
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 p.
Isbn
9781603427111
Lccn
2010051175
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Label
The fleece & fiber sourcebook : more than 200 fibers from animal to spun yarn, Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 420-425) and index
Contents
Sheep: Oodles and boodles of wool. Blackfaced Mountain family -- Cheviot family -- Dorset group -- Down family -- English Longwool family -- Feral group -- Merino family -- Northern European Short-tailed family -- Welsh Hill and Mountain family -- Other sheep breeds -- Wider circles of sheep ; Other species: the rest of the menagerie. Goats -- The goat crosses -- Camelids -- Other critters
Control code
BRD2010051175
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 p.
Isbn
9781603427111
Lccn
2010051175
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps

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