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Publication on leather and fur

From: Archetype Books <archetype>
Date: Thursday, February 5, 1998
Archetype Publications is pleased to announce the publication of the
title 'Leather & Fur : Aspects of Medieval Trade & Technology'
edited by Esther Cameron (1998  ISBN 1873132514  102pp. Price:16.50
pounds /ca. $26.50)

This book, the proceedings of a symposium, held in Oxford in
September 1995 and organised by the Archaeological Leather Group

    Roy Thomson. Leather Working Processes

    Arthur MacGregor. Hides, Horns and Bones: Animals and
    Interdependent Industries in the Early Urban Context

    Gale R. Owen-Crocker. The Search for Anglo-Saxon Skin Garments
    and the Documentary Evidence

    Esther Cameron. Pre-conquest Leather on English Book-bindings,
    Arms and Armour, AD400-1100

    Veronique Montembault. The Leather Finds from Rouen and
    Saint-Denis, France

    James Howard-Johnston. Trading in Fur from Classical Antiquity
    to the Early Middle Ages

    Bengt Wigh. Animal Bones from the Viking Town of Birka, Sweden

    James A. Spriggs. The British Beaver - Fur, Fact and Fantasy

    This edition is produced in paperback, 102 pp. with 29

Available from  Archetype Publications (address below) at the
introductory price of 16.50 pounds sterling plus postage (UK : 3.50
pounds;  Europe: 2.50 pounds (surface)/3.00 pounds by air; USA 2.50
pounds (surface) / 5.00 pounds by air). Payment by visa or
mastercard is preferred

    Archetype Publications
    6 Fitzroy Square, London W1P 6DX
    +44 171 380 0800
    Fax +44 171 380 0500;
    archetype [at] netmatters__co__uk

The Archetype catalogue of conservation titles in print (October
1997) is available upon request from the same address.

James Black
Archetype Books
6, Fitzroy Square, London W1P 6DX
+44 171380 0800
Fax 44-171-380 0500

                  Conservation DistList Instance 11:68
                 Distributed: Monday, February 9, 1998
                       Message Id: cdl-11-68-011
Received on Thursday, 5 February, 1998

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