Suggested Reading

Here is a list of books some of which are general, easy to find and not especially expensive titles that would form an excellent starting point for a beginner. Others are somewhat specialized and possibly more for the experienced collector. Click on button to view.

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Sources for Books

Most of the above titles (including some out-of-print books) may be mail-ordered from the below listed booksellers.

George Gilmore, 2150 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa CA 9262, (949) 646-7847

RugBooks Dennis B. Marquand, PO Box 1187, Culver City, CA 90232 (310) 313-0177

Rug Book Shop 2603 Talbot Rd., Baltimore, MD 21216 (410) 367-8194

Textile Museum Shop 2320 S Street NW, Washington, DC 20008 (202) 667-0441 ext 29

For more information, please contact us at: info@chicagoorientalrugandtextilesociety.org