The History of Needlework Tools and Accessories

By: Groves, Sylvia

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Boards bright, gilt titling to spine. Head/tail of spine bumped. Pictorial d/w, price clipped. Slight offsetting. Illustrations are from the authors own collection unless otherwise indicated. 136 pp. Not only is the evolution of the more everyday implements traced in detail; the reader is introduced into a world of hemming-birds, niddy-noddies, yarningles, lucettes and drizzling pins. More than 200 illus,. Cover picture, Madame de Pompadour. Clean tight and bright.; 001622; 8vo

Title: The History of Needlework Tools and Accessories

Author Name: Groves, Sylvia

Categories: Antiques. Collecting,

Edition: 2nd Impression

Publisher: Great Britain, Country Life Books: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 001622

Keywords: Sewing Needlework Tapestry Embroidery Women Knitting Netting History Social History.