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Complete Encyclopedia Of Needlework; Anniversary Edition
De Dillmont, Therese,
ISBN: 0762413182
Running Press, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1972. First Edition
 Softcover (Photographic) Softcover (Photographic). Very Good/. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. First Edition. Foreword to the Fourth Edition by Ruth by Rita Weiss and Jean Leinhauser American School of Needlework, appendix and how to use the colour wheel. The text is illustrated with copious black and white photographs and illustrations. Photographic paperback binding with black, dark red and gilt coloured titles to the front panel and white and gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. First published in 1884, this book gives instructions for over 19 different needle arts with numerous black and white illustrations and diagrams that "... offer clear guidance on every aspect of needlework from basic sewing and mending to linen embroidery, tapestry and macrame." -- from the rear panel blurb. Minor rubbing of the book edges and a little creasing of the book corners. The front panel has started to curl. A little age toning of the textblock edges and pages. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: Trade Paperback. [4], V - X, [1], 12 - 702 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Needlework; ISBN: 0762413182. ISBN/EAN: 9780762413188. Inventory No: 0129829. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0129829  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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More Embroidery Stitches; Anchor Needlework Series No. 2
Not Stated,
Clark & Co., Limited, Paisley, Scotland, No date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Edition Unstated. The text is illustrated with colour photographs illustrating various needlework stitches. Colour photographic card cover with brown coloured titles to the front panel. A small book put out by the Anchor Thread Company illustrating various needlework / embroidery stitches. Stitches shown are: Chain and Check Chain Stitch, Arrowhead and Back Stitch, Pekingese stitch, Cross Stitch and Stem Stitch. Minor creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 9 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Needlework; Inventory No: 0117341. Very Good Condition
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0117341  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The New Punto Tagliato Embroidery; Part 1, Third Edition, Revised and Enlarge
Tebbs, Louisa A.,
Chapman & Hall, London, 1908. Revised and Expanded
 Hardcover (Illustrated Boards) Hardcover (Illustrated Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Revised and Expanded. list of full-page illustrations, introductory remarks by author, and a note to the third edition. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs and black and white illustrations. Gray coloured cloth covered boards with illustration of a peacock to the front panel. Black coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip. The first book on a form of embroidery that creates lace Punto Tagliato. Softening to the back strip edges with bumping of the book corners. Some bumping and rubbing of the lower book edges and bumping of the top book edges. A few stains, marks and results of insect activity can be seen to the book panels with sunning of the back strip. Fine foxing to the book edges. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages. Offset tanning to the end pages with previous owners name to the top right-hand corner of the free front end page. Third Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [9], X - XIV, [1], 2 - 85, [13 which gives details of The Art of Bobbin Lace by the same author, and some reviews of same] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Needlework; 1900-1920; Inventory No: 0127350. Good Condition
Price: $52.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0127350  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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