The Identification of Lace (Shire Library)

3.5 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780747802372: The Identification of Lace (Shire Library)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This book guides the reader through the intricacies of identifying a piece of lace, listing and illustrating the points to look through in each lace. It covers the whole range of lace from all parts of the world, selecting for examination those major types which the collector or dealer is most likely to come across or hear about. The numerous photographs are arranged to assist comparison of diagnostic features and to put together laces which might be confused with each other so that their differences, sometimes subtle, can be appreciated.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Pat Earnshaw's interest in lace began as a collector but she was soon involved in giving lectures and study days on the identification and other aspects of antique laces, not only in Britain but in frequent lecture tours in the USA, Australia and Europe. The Identification of Lace was her first book. Fourteen others have followed, all addressing issues of lace.

Review:

“I found this book a very easy and enjoyable read.  I am most impressed by the large number of beautiful and interesting lace photos...I feel that after reading this book I can also identify many forms of lace.” ―Tatting Tales (November 2009)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Earnshaw, Pat
Published by Shire (2009)
ISBN 10: 0747802378 ISBN 13: 9780747802372
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Brancamp Books
(Batesville, IN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shire, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. BRAND NEW. Still Sealed in Publishers Shrinkwrap. Seller Inventory # 150905004

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 18.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

EARNSHAW PAT
Published by Bloomsbury (2018)
ISBN 10: 0747802378 ISBN 13: 9780747802372
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Bloomsbury, 2018. Paperback. Condition: NEW. 9780747802372 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 10 working days. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE01030417

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 14.27
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.08
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Pat Earnshaw
Published by Shire Publications (2009)
ISBN 10: 0747802378 ISBN 13: 9780747802372
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shire Publications, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0747802378

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 28.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Pat Earnshaw
Published by Shire (2009)
ISBN 10: 0747802378 ISBN 13: 9780747802372
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shire, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 3. Seller Inventory # DADAX0747802378

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 27.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Earnshaw, Pat
Published by Shire Publications (2009)
ISBN 10: 0747802378 ISBN 13: 9780747802372
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Shire Publications, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110747802378

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 45.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds