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Peterson's Ladies National Magazine. February Vol. LXXI, No. 2. Philadelphia, 1877.

by Burnett, Frances Hodgson

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1877
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Good
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Philadelphia: Charles j. Peterson, 1877. Soft cover. Good. Peterson's Ladies National Magazine. February Vol. LXXI, No. 2. Philadelphia, 1877. Pages 109-172, plus fashion prints, engravings, advertisements. 1 fold-out color plate: Les Modes Parisiennes, The Winter Promenade, Engraved and printed by Illman Brothers; engraving "Such a Love of a Man" painted by E. Boutibonne, Illman Brothers engravers, for the… Read more
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cover of The American Woman's Home: or, Principles of Domestic Science; Being a Guide to the Formation and Maintenance of Economical, Healthful, Beautiful, and Christian Homes.

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New York: J. B. Ford, 1870. Hardcover. VG+. Printing of 1870, c1869. 8vo, green cloth beveled boards with gilt decorated spine and gilt author names on front cover, brown endpapers, all edges gilt, 500 pages, [8] pages publisher adverts, engraved frontis (Reuter-Stewart) and title page with tissue guard, text engravings throughout. Condition: VERY GOOD+ : light rubbing to… Read more
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$153.00
cover of Visiting Cards and Cases

Visiting Cards and Cases

by Edwin Banfield

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780948382031
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$18.00

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Trowbridge, Wiltshire, UK: Baros Books, 1989. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1st edition (no additional printings noted). 8vo, blue boards, 149 pages, b/w photographs throughout, bibliography, index. Condition: NEAR FINE book / NEAR FINE jacket: small stain to top page edge, otherwise looks unread. The author discusses the history and development of visiting cards and their… Read more
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cover of The Modern Priscilla ( With which is combined Everyday Housekeeping ). Volume. XXVII, No. 5. August 1913.

The Modern Priscilla ( With which is combined Everyday Housekeeping ). Volume. XXVII, No. 5. August 1913.

by Priscilla Publishing Company

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
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Boston, MA: Priscilla Publishing Co., 1913. Soft cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. An Illustrated Journal Devoted to Art, Needlework, Fashions, Home Decoration, and other Household Matters." Published monthly. Original price of 10 cents. Folio, illustrated wraps, 34 pages + covers. Condition: VERY GOOD- with some edgewear, light soiling. Cover of two women around… Read more
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cover of Pieced Work and Applique Quilts at Shelburne Museum. Museum Pamphlet Series, Number 2.

Pieced Work and Applique Quilts at Shelburne Museum. Museum Pamphlet Series, Number 2.

by Lilian Baker Carlisle

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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Shelburne, VT: Shelburne Museum, 1957. Soft cover. Very Good. Museum Pamphlet Series, Number 2, on the famed (and fabulous!) quilt collection at the Shelburne Museum. 8vo, wraps, 96 pages, b/w illustrations, 1 in color, bibliography. Condition is VERY GOOD: light spotting to pages edges and on title and last page, the paste-on title label to front cover is… Read more
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cover of Sewing with Cotton Bags

Sewing with Cotton Bags

by Textile Bag Manufacturers Association

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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Chicago: Textile Bag Manufacturers Association, 1930. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Sewing with Cotton Bags. Chicago: Textile Bag Manufacturers Association, no date [circa 1930] Description: 8vo, stapled wraps, 32 pages, b/w and 3-color illustrations (unattributed but delightful). A catalog for patterns for making various clothing items for women and children (pajamas,… Read more
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cover of Metropolitan Cook Book

Metropolitan Cook Book

by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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New York: Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1948. Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Metropolitan Cook Book. New York: Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1948. Description: 12mo, stapled wraps, 56 pages, index. Covers all manner of recipes: Beverages, Cereals, Quick Breads, Yeast Breads, Cakes, Frostings and Fillings, Cookies, Soups, Fish, Meat, Poultry, Leftovers,… Read more
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cover of Etiquette.

Etiquette.

by Morton, Agnes H.

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Published
1906
Condition
VG
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Philadelphia, PA: Penn Publishing, 1906. Hardcover. VG. ...Good manners for all people, especially for those 'who dwell within the broad range of the average'." A later printing (originally published in 1892), 24mo, green cloth with white lettering and black decoration, 203 pages. VERY GOOD condition with light rubbing to spine head and tail, spine lettering is… Read more
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cover of Encyclopedia of Victorian Needlework [ Dictionary of Needlework ]  2 volumes:  Vol. I, A-L; Vol. II, M-Z and Supplement.

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NY: Dover Publications, 1972. Soft cover. VG+. 2 volumes, the Dover reprint edition, first published in 1972, an unabridged republication of the second edition (1887) of the work originally published by A.W. Cowan, London in 1882 under the title "The Dictionary of Needlwork: An Encyclopedia of Artistic, Plain, and Fancy Needlwork." 4to, stiff wraps, 697 pages (in… Read more
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cover of Social Culture:  a treatise on etiquette, self-culture, dress, physical beauty and domestic relations, together with social, commercial and legal forms...

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Springfield, MA: King-Richardson Co., 1902. First Thus Edition . Hardcover. G+. ... edited from the best authorities." 1st thus edition, 8vo, beige cloth / black titles, 436 pages, b/w illustrations. Condition is GOOD+: light cover and edge wear, corners bumped, owner name on endpapers, internally clean and tight, excepting pencil sribbles on… Read more
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Lace: History and Fashion

by Kraatz, Anne

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Published
1989
Condition
NF
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780847810291
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NY: Rizzoli International Publications, 1989. First American edition . Hardcover. NF/NF. 1st Am edition; originally published in France as "Dentelles" by Editions Adam Biro, Paris in 1988. Quarto, deep red cloth, 192 pages, 180 illustrations (92 in colour), select bibliography. Condition is NEAR FINE book / VERY GOOD+ jacket: an owner gift card is taped… Read more
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Historic costume: a resume of the characteristic types of costume from the most remote times to the present day.

by Lester, Katherine Morris.

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Published
1925
Condition
G
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Preoria, IL: The Manual Arts Press, 1925. Hardcover. G. McAfee, Ila.. No edition statement. 8vo, olive green cloth, 244 pp, b&w illustrations, color frontispiece, bibliography. Condition is GOOD / no jacket: a water stain to rear board, stain to fore edge that leaves a faint stain on margin throughout the book, a very… Read more
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Cooking through the centuries.

by Ainsworth-Davis, J.R.

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Published
1931
Condition
G+
Edition
First Edition
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London: J.M. Dent, 1931. First Edition . Hardcover. G+. 1st edition. sm. octavo, green cloth, 242p, b/w illus by Adrian de Fristan, bibliography. Condition is GOOD+/ no jacket: some lt. edgewear to spine head and tail and corners, very sl. cocked, spotting to endpapers, gilt on spine is dulled, owner name on… Read more
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America's quilts and coverlets.

by Safford, Carleton L. and Robert Bishop.

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Published
1972
Condition
VG
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525053958
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$28.00

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NY: E.P. Dutton, 1972. First Edition . Hardcover. VG/VG. 1st edition, quarto hardcover in blue cloth, 313 pp, b/w and color illustrations throughout. VERY GOOD book / VERY GOOD jacket: book has lt. edgewear, owner name on fep; jacket has lt. wear at edges, two 1" closed tears (one at spine head gutter, the other at… Read more
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cover of Chintz quilts:  unfading glory.

Chintz quilts: unfading glory.

by Bullard, Lacy Folmar and Betty Jo Shiell.

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Published
1983
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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Tallahassee, FL: Serendipity, 1983. First Edition . Soft cover. VG+. Based on the chintz quilts in the collections of The Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont and the Charleston Museum, Charleston, South Carolina. 1st edition. 4to, wraps, 88p, color and b/w illus. VERY GOOD+ with sl. cover wear, old sticker residue on front… Read more
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