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Andrews, Peter Alford Felt Tents and Pavilions. The Nomadic Tradition and its Interaction with Princely Tentage. London Melisende 1999
First edition Two volumes, pp.xli, 820; xi, (821)-1472, 273 plates, 16 in colour, dust wrappers. Kolner Ethnologische Mitteilungen. A brand new set in original cloth, dust wrappers.

A monumental historical study of the Central Asian tent based on indigenous texts and fieldwork. The author draws extensively on visual evidence, particularly from the Moghul period. This set is heavy - postage quoted on request.