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Lace Machines and Machine Laces by Pat Earnshaw - 1st Edition - 1986 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 008533)

Lace Machines and Machine Laces

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Lace Machines and Machine Laces

by Pat Earnshaw

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/No Jacket
ISBN 10
0713446846
ISBN 13
9780713446845
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London, UK: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1986 B.T. Batsford Ltd., London, UK. 1986. Hardcover. Stated First Published 1986. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for FO book stamp on the front pastedown and his initial stamp on the textblock bottom. Book Condition: Very Good; light bumping to head, tail, and tips. No DJ per say but it did have one that is now cut and pasted to the front endpapers in sections. Brown boards and spine with bright gilt lettering on the spine. 288 pp 4to. The rise to dominance of machine laces resulted from the ability to manufacture a product that was attractive to wear and relatively inexpensive. This book is based on first-hand observations of thousands of lace examples, on a study of the machines in action, and on examination of the numerous patents registered for machine nets and laces from the 1760s to the present day. over 400 illustrations, glossary, and reading list. A clean very presentable copy.

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Bookseller
Walnut Valley Books/Books by White US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
008533
Title
Lace Machines and Machine Laces
Author
Pat Earnshaw
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0713446846
ISBN 13
9780713446845
Publisher
B.T. Batsford Ltd.
Place of Publication
London, UK
Date published
1986
Keywords
machine industry, lace machines, machine lace products, knitting, twisting, embroidering, weaving, stitches, techniques, lace, fashion, women's clothing,
Bookseller catalogs
Americana;
Size
4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

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About Walnut Valley Books/Books by White

Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.

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