4to. (24 cm.) 112p. Profusely illustrated with black and white captioned photos. Orange wrappers printed and decorated in black. Laid in are several newspaper clippings having to do with embroidery. Wrappers soiled, neat reinforcement of spine with Japanese tissue, corners square, wrappers flat, internally very good to near fine--in extraordinarily good condition for a booklet so old and so fragile. Among subjects addressed are the following: Embroideries for the Table; Eyelet Embroidery; Hedebo or Danish Cut-Work; Mountmellick Embroidery; Hardanger Embroidery; Bermuda Fagoting; Shadow Embroidery; Raffia Embroidery; French Ribbon-Work; Couching, Darning and Appllque; Embroidered Shirt-Waists; Embroidered Belts; Embroidered Buttons; Embroidery for Little Folks; Embroidered Lingerie; Embroidery for Men; Embroidered Insignia, Chevrons and Flags; Embroidered Sofa Cushions; Japanese Embroidery; Dutch Embroidery; Austrian Embroidery; Roumanian Embroidery; Hungarian Embroidery; Oriental Embroidery; To Launder Embroidery Linens; and Fancy Stitches. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: EMBROIDERIES AND THEIR STITCHES
Publisher: The Butterick Publishing Company, Ltd.
Publication Date: 1905
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Butterick Publishing Company., New York, 1905. 112 pp. Illustrated throughout from photographs. 8vo, publisher's printed wrappers. Light dust-soiling and use to wrappers. Bookseller Inventory # 58698