The Lotus Flower: A Textile Hidden in the Water

By: Loro Piana

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A sealed copy of this exploration of the use of lotus fibers in the production of textiles as used by Italian luxury clothing company Loro Piana. Per WorldCat, "The textile treasure discovered by Loro Piana grows in the waters of Inle Lake in eastern Myanmar: the fibre of the lotus flower. This title includes photographs that takes the reader through the magic hills of the Shan plateau and among lake pile-dwellings, the catching of fish and the cultivation of fruits and vegetables in floating gardens." --- In brown cloth-covered boards, wrapped in dust jacket with color image of a woman working with lotus plants to cover. --- Because this copy is sealed, particulars cannot be determined but this appears to be a new, undamaged copy; possibly a first edition but not confirmed thus. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Square Quarto - 11 to 13 in. tall

Title: The Lotus Flower: A Textile Hidden in the Water

Author Name: Loro Piana

Categories: >>Gardening, Plants, Trees, Wildflowers,

Publisher: [Milan], Skira: [c.2011]

ISBN Number: 8857208877

ISBN Number 13: 9788857208879

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Stock No.: 83864