The Resource The bluest hands : a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940, Judith A. Byfield

The bluest hands : a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940, Judith A. Byfield

Label
The bluest hands : a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940
Title
The bluest hands
Title remainder
a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940
Statement of responsibility
Judith A. Byfield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Bluest Hands is about women dyers in Abeokuta, in Yoruba, Nigeria. These women offer a rich tapestry of events and personalities that illustrate how colonialism transformed their lives and livelihood
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byfield, Judith A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6073.D92
LC item number
N69 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Social history of Africa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dyers
  • Women
  • Dyes and dyeing
  • Dyers
  • Dyes and dyeing
  • Women
  • Vrouwen
  • Textielindustrie
  • Verfstoffen
  • Frau
  • Färberei
  • Nigeria
  • Abeokuta
Label
The bluest hands : a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940, Judith A. Byfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Herbals of Brunfels and Fuchs
  • The Decline of the Woodcut
  • Some Flower Painters of the Late Sixteenth Century
  • The Early Etchers and Metal Engravers
  • Rabel, Robert and Aubriet
  • Holland: The Flower-piece and the Dutch Influence
  • Some Botanical Books of the Late Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
  • The Age of Ehret
  • West and East
  • The Age of Redoute
  • Introduction to the 1994 edition
  • The Botanical Magazine
  • Kilburn, Sowerby and Sydenham Edwards
  • Francis and Ferdinand Bauer
  • Thornton and the Temple of Flora
  • England in the Early Nineteenth Century
  • Walter Fitch: The Age of the Lithograph
  • John Ruskin: A Digression
  • The Second Half of the Nineteenth Century
  • The Twentieth Century
  • Epilogue: Five Hundred Years of Botanical Illustration
  • William T. Stearn
  • Series of Eight Articles by W.H. Fitch on Botanical Drawing; from the Gardeners' Chronicle, 1869
  • Some Illustrated Books on British Flowering Plants
  • Some Sources of Further Information
  • Bibliographical Index to Appendix C
  • The Jill Smythies Award
  • Preface to the 1950 edition
  • Wilfrid Blunt
  • The Botanical Artist
  • The Legacy of Antiquity
  • The Rebirth of Naturalism
  • The First Printed Herbals
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 263 pages
Isbn
9780325070087
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001026387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46992158
  • (OCoLC)ocm46992158
Label
The bluest hands : a social and economic history of women dyers in Abeokuta (Nigeria), 1890-1940, Judith A. Byfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Herbals of Brunfels and Fuchs
  • The Decline of the Woodcut
  • Some Flower Painters of the Late Sixteenth Century
  • The Early Etchers and Metal Engravers
  • Rabel, Robert and Aubriet
  • Holland: The Flower-piece and the Dutch Influence
  • Some Botanical Books of the Late Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
  • The Age of Ehret
  • West and East
  • The Age of Redoute
  • Introduction to the 1994 edition
  • The Botanical Magazine
  • Kilburn, Sowerby and Sydenham Edwards
  • Francis and Ferdinand Bauer
  • Thornton and the Temple of Flora
  • England in the Early Nineteenth Century
  • Walter Fitch: The Age of the Lithograph
  • John Ruskin: A Digression
  • The Second Half of the Nineteenth Century
  • The Twentieth Century
  • Epilogue: Five Hundred Years of Botanical Illustration
  • William T. Stearn
  • Series of Eight Articles by W.H. Fitch on Botanical Drawing; from the Gardeners' Chronicle, 1869
  • Some Illustrated Books on British Flowering Plants
  • Some Sources of Further Information
  • Bibliographical Index to Appendix C
  • The Jill Smythies Award
  • Preface to the 1950 edition
  • Wilfrid Blunt
  • The Botanical Artist
  • The Legacy of Antiquity
  • The Rebirth of Naturalism
  • The First Printed Herbals
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 263 pages
Isbn
9780325070087
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001026387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46992158
  • (OCoLC)ocm46992158

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