New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Inc., 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight tall 8v0, 336pp. Illustrated. Dust jacket has some light curiing to the top edge, bottom edge has one v-shaped open tear on the front by the spine tail and one small, neatly-repaired chip on the back edge. In Mylar. Very Good +. Item #17715
Fannin covers the mechanics of the loom and shuttle movements, combining textile mill technology with hand-loom weaving. Also, contains discussion of yarn, loom and shedding motions, equipment and tools, drafts and layouts, preparatory processes, shuttle handling - timing and tension, etc., finishing dry and wet, and the mechanics of the design. Bibliography and glossary as well as index.