Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Clogs and Clogmaking (Paperback)
  • Clogs and Clogmaking (Paperback)
zoom

Clogs and Clogmaking (Paperback)

(author)
£4.99
Paperback 32 Pages / Published: 20/11/2008
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Clogs were a popular form of footwear in Britain from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth, when they began to become perceived as unfashionable, utilitarian and a sign of poverty. The craft of clogmaking has since declined almost to extinction and there are very few skilled craftsmen still practising the art of clog sole cutting today. This book examines the origins and development of clogs and the processes used in their manufacture. Jeremy Atkinson, an expert clog maker, discusses the various designs of these unique shoes, and their place in the social structure, which may ultimately have led to their decline.

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN: 9780852636657
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 91 g
Dimensions: 210 x 149 x 5 mm

You may also be interested in...

About Looking
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
How to Read Buildings
Added to basket
How to Read Churches
Added to basket
Rice's Language of Buildings
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Frida
Added to basket
£12.99   £10.99
Paperback
Harry Potter - A History of Magic
Added to basket
How to Read Paintings
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
How to Read Towns and Cities
Added to basket
Left Bank
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
The Calligrapher's Bible
Added to basket
Man of Iron
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Postcards from the Trenches
Added to basket
Landskipping
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Churchill
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.