Silk Movie Tie in Edition

The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who combs the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for the quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan.There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot read the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country. But in the moment he does, Joncour is possessed.

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  • Author : Alessandro Baricco
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Pages : 144 pages
  • ISBN : 0307490955
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Silk (Movie Tie-in Edition)

Silk (Movie Tie-in Edition)
  • Author : Alessandro Baricco
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 10 December 2008
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The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who combs the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for the quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan.There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot read the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country.

Silk Painting

Silk Painting
  • Author : Jill Kennedy,Jane Varrall
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 January 1994
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Profusely illustrated guide shows how to paint, print, stencil, and draw striking designs and exciting textures on luxurious fabric. Complete instructions, references. 93 color illustrations.

American Silk, 1830-1930

American Silk, 1830-1930
  • Author : Jacqueline Field,Marjorie Senechal,Madelyn Shaw
  • Publisher : Texas Tech University Press
  • Release : 25 June 2022
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"Traces the American silk industry, once the world's largest, through case studies of the Nonotuck (Northampton, Massachusetts), Haskell (Westbrook, Maine), and Mallinson (New York and Pennsylvania) silk companies. Examines entrepreneurs as well as history of technology and products from sewing-machine thread to mass-produced plain and high-fashion silks"--Provided by publisher.

Silk and Empire

Silk and Empire
  • Author : Brenda M. King
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release : 03 September 2005
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King challenges the notion that Britain always exploited its empire. She presents a new picture of the trade, where the strong links between Indian designs, the English silk industry and prominent members of the English arts and crafts movement led to the production of beautiful and luxurious textiles.

Silk Knits

Silk Knits
  • Author : Elaine Eskesen
  • Publisher : Martingale
  • Release : 01 November 2006
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Luxurious, sumptuous, soft, and supple--indulge in the amazing textures and colors of silk and silk-blend yarns. Learn the ins and outs of knitting with these versatile fibers; then knit 20 projects that range from romantic elegance to chunky chic. Even confident beginners can knit these gorgeous designs! Spoil yourself with silk.

Silk, the Thread that Tied the World

Silk, the Thread that Tied the World
  • Author : Anthony Burton
  • Publisher : Pen and Sword History
  • Release : 30 January 2022
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Over a thousand years ago the Chinese discovered that the slender filaments that formed the cocoon of the silk moth, could be woven into beautiful shimmering fabrics. For centuries they were able to keep the process a secret, but eventually started to trade the valuable cloth with the west, along the silk road. Silk was a luxury item that bestowed prestige, so it was inevitable that the wealthy wanted there silks to be as elaborate as possible, beautiful designs were

Silk

Silk
  • Author : Caitlin R. Kiernan
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 01 June 1998
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To the residents of her small southern city, second-hand store owner Spyder Baxter is crazy. But her friends and followers know better. Something lives within Spder's brain. Something powerful. Something wonderful. Something dangerous. Pray it never escapes.

The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran

The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran
  • Author : Jonathan Tucker
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 12 March 2015
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Stretching from the ancient Chinese capital of Xian across the expanses of Central Asia to Rome, the Silk Road was, for 1,500 years, a vibrant network of arteries that carried the lifeblood of nations across the world. Along a multitude of routes everything was exchanged: exotic goods, art, knowledge, religion, philosophy, disease and war. From the East came silk, precious stones, tea, jade, paper, porcelain, spices and cotton; from the West, horses, weapons, wool and linen, aromatics, entertainers and exotic animals.

Uprising

Uprising
  • Author : Diamond & Silk
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 18 August 2020
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Coming on the threshold of what promises to be the most acrimonious presidential election in American history, Diamond and Silk’s book will be a rallying cry for tens of millions of Americans who are tired of being told what to think and whom to vote for. Diamond and Silk’s story is one of overcoming poverty and shame and choosing victory over victimhood. Theirs is a story that defies the left’s narrative and that the mainstream media refuses