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Hardanger Embroideries Second Series 2nd Series

By D M C Library

France: Dillmont, 1966 (500 gram rate) landscape format folded sheets stapled through spine with pictorial paper wrappers, name to front cover, light wear and creasing, 11pp + 25 plates with text on verso of some + adverts, new edition, revised. New and Revised. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Landscape 8vo.

$24.09

Clothing And Health; An Elementary Textbook Of Home Making

By KINNE & COOLEY

New York: MacMillan, 1919 original issue not a facsimile, reprint after 1916, pictorial cloth with rubbed corners, handling soiling, otherwise a clean copy, all aspects of clothing including production from raw materials ( ie shearing wool, harvesting flax etc.) vii 302pp, includes photogravures in the text, intended as a work book for teachers and students. reprint. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$162.61

The Sacred History of Knitting

By KIEWE Heinz Edgar

Oxford: Art Needlework Industries, 1971 some handling wear to wrappers, small owner name to half title, signed in felt market to half title, 'Heinz Edgar Kiewe, Oxford 1971', xvi 124pp + 98 plates, a history of sacred and ritual dress with an emphasis on knitted garments. Signed by Author. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$48.18

Silver and Gold

By HARTNELL Norman

London: Evans, 1955 unclipped dust jacket with light wear, small name and address to fep otherwise tidy copy, 141pp + plates, including photos and colour sketches of the designs, mainly to do with the British Royal Family, and Hartnell's designs for their gowns etc. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Norman Hartnell. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$30.11

Sealing Wax Craft
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Sealing Wax Craft

By DENNISON Manufacturing Co.

Framingham: Dennison Manufacturing Co., 1925 (200 gram rate) copyrighted 1925, 36pp in stapled pictorial wrappers, light handling wear, staples rusted, centrespread in full colour, otherwise black and white illustrations throughout, home hobby wax craft with sealing wax. Second Edition. Printer Wrapper. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$12.05

Spin Your Own Wool, and Dye it and Weave it

By DUNCAN Molly

Wellington: Reed, 1968 (500 gram rate) light rubbing to spine edges, 46pp, pictorial hard boards, well illustrated straightforward guide to wool craft. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Erica Duncan and George Bull . 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$10.84

The New Zealand Woolcraft Book, Spinning, Dyeing, and Weaving

By JACKSON Constance & Judith Plowman

Auckland: Collins, 1981 large quarto, heavy, 192pp + colour plates, excellent in-depth source book, VG in same dust jacket. reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$24.09

A Key to Embroidery

By BENNETT Beverley Shore

Wellington: Reed, 1974 (500 gram rate) 68pp, pictorial hard boards, well illustrated strightforward guide . First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Erica Duncan and George Bull. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$12.05

Spin Your Own Wool, and Dye it and Weave it Revised and Enlarged

By DUNCAN Molly

Wellington: Reed, 1972 (500 gram rate) 52pp, pictorial hard boards, minor foxing mark to top corner of rear few pages, well illustrated straightforward guide to wool craft. Revised and Enlarged. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Erica Duncan and George Bull . 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$10.84

The New Zealand Woolcraft Book, Spinning, Dyeing, and Weaving

By JACKSON Constance & Judith Plowman

Auckland: Collins, 1983 large quarto, soft bound but still heavy, 192pp + colour plates, excellent in-depth source book, VG . reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$18.07

Dyes from Plants of Australia and New Zealand, A Practical Guide for Craftworkers

By LLOYD Joyce

Wellington: Reed, 1978 (500 gram rate) near fine copy in illustrated boards, 48pp. reprint. Pictorial Boards. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$18.07

Openwork Embroidery
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Openwork Embroidery

By D M C Library

France: Dillmont, 1952 (500 gram rate) stapled pictorial paper wrappers, plastic cover, tape rust to inside edges of covers, light wear and creasing, 12pp + 20 plates + adverts. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Landscape 12mo.

$18.07

Pulled Thread Work 1, 18th Century Embroidered Lace in Denmark ( Haandarbejdets Fremmes Haandboger 2)
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Pulled Thread Work 1, 18th Century Embroidered Lace in Denmark ( Haandarbejdets Fremmes Haandboger 2)

By FANGEL Esther

Copenhagen Kobenhavn: Host & Sons Forlag, 1958 (500 gram rate) pictorial paper wrappers, small price to cover, minor dpencil scribble to rear wrapper, 52pp illustrated with photographs and drawings, Traditional 18th Century Danish Embroidered Lace. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$30.11

Embroidery and Needlework, Being a Textbook on Design and Technique

By FRY Gladys Windsor

London: Pitman, 1950 with numerous reproductions of original drawings and works by the author, decorated cloth with some light foxing to the cloth, bookplate to fep ( ex libris Pamela G Rogers, with a gramophone design) 278pp, with monotone plates and tipped on colour plates, from basic to advanced techniques, by the King's Prize Designer. Fourth. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Gladys Windsor Fry. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$36.14

Ur Skanska Syskrin, Handarbetan Fran Malmohus Lans Hemslojdsforening

By INGERS, LARSSON, MAURITZSON, MEIJER & OHMAN

MAlmo: ICa-forlaget, 1963 (500 grams) Tredje upplagan Boken ar nu tryckt i 22 000ex. quarter cloth with pictorial papered boards, 88pp + colour plates + folding chart at rear, small bump to lower edges, guidebook to Swedish (?) needlework, lacework, embroidery etc.. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$42.16

Wood Polishing, a Practical Guide to French Polishing, Including the Treatment of Shop Fronts, Interior Fittings, Floors, Coffins, Furniture, &c

By MOSELEY W J

London: John Dicks Press (500 grams) undated probably early 1920s?, sewn sheets in papered card wrappers, spine damage with splitting and chipping loss, a few loose pages, some rubbing and soiling to wrappers, 110pp, reasonably tidy but needs rebinding, illustrated, treatise on techniques of furniture polishing etc. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$12.05

Ausschnitt-Stickerei Richelieu-Stickerei

By REDEN Gussi Von

Hannover: Verlag Th Schafer, 1988 (500 gram rate) Omas Handarbeits Bibliothek Band 5 mit 134 abbildungen uns 2 doppelseitigen musterbogen, faksimile reprint nach dem original von 1921 der band erschein erstmals beim verlag Otto Beyer, leipzig in der Reihe Beyers Handarbeitsbucher, Band 42, zustand als ob neu; hard covered with pictorial boards, 1988 facsimile reprint of 1921 original lacework (?) embroidery book in fraktur type face, text well illustrated with reproduced b&w photographs, generally 50% of each page is photographs, two large fold out patterns slipped into pocket at rear, 36pp (500 grams). First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$30.11

Blackwork Embroidery

By GEDDES & McNEILL

London: Mills and Boon, 1965 price clipped DW has minor peeling to the edges of the lamination, small split tail of lower rear corner, book endpapers some minor tape rust from long gone cellotape, white out over a name, 115pp well illustrated with b&w photographs and diagrams, historical survey / bibliography / technique / design / patterns / materials and threads, popular in Tudor times, making a revival. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$24.09

Tapestry; Henry Moore & West Dean

By MOORE Henry & West Dean

Edward James Foundation, 1980 (500 gram rate) label to contents page with dates of the New Zealand exhibition venues, otherwise very tidy copy, landscape 12mo stapled folded sheets, 32pp with b&w and colour photographs, Tapestries designed by Henry Moore and woven at West Dean . First Edition. Printer Wrapper. Very Good/No Jacket. Landscape12mo.

$18.07

Samplers, Selected and Described with an Introduction By Leigh Ashton, of the Victoria and Albert Museum

By ASHTON Leigh

London: The Medici Society, 1926 red cloth somewhat faded, rubbed to spine ends, corners lightly bumped, book tidy, DW only has front panerl and front fold in flap present, front panel has pasted on colour plate of a sampler, viii, 14pp + 5 colour plates + 72 b&w plates, errata slip present, SCARCE embroidery / needlework sampler of antique examples. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Poor. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$150.56

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