Dainty Work for Dainty People.

Ferry, Christine, ed.

Published by Philadelphia: American Book and Bible House, (1902); green cloth boards with mother and her children in the lamplight in red, black, brown, and gilt; decorated gilt titles; 7x9.5"; 268 pp., 1902
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CONDITION: Good; spine ends worn, corners worn and bumped, front hinge cracked, first few pages partially loose, all pages darkening, Juvenile hardcover. "Easy and Practical Lessons in Embroidery, Lace Making, Knitting, Crochetting and Fancy Work of All Kinds, Profusely illustrated with over 600 Halftones, Colored Plates, and Line Drawings, Together with Departments on Kindergarten Work, Painting Plays and Home Entertainment, including First Steps in Embroidery, Mat Weaving, Folding, Paper Cutting, Interlacing, Designing, Clay Modeling, Painting, Drawing, Games, Plays, Tableaux and Charades by Alberta Cline The well-known Kindergarten Teacher." An eye-opening view of the handwork skills expected of little girls and the steps taken to develop them a century ago. ABE Heritage Seller since 1996; conservative AB condition grading. We ship all our books in cardboard protection. International shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 17542

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Title: Dainty Work for Dainty People.

Publisher: Philadelphia: American Book and Bible House, (1902); green cloth boards with mother and her children in the lamplight in red, black, brown, and gilt; decorated gilt titles; 7x9.5"; 268 pp.

Publication Date: 1902

Binding: Hardcover

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