Needle and brush: useful and decorative ;; Metropolitan art series

New York: The Butterick Pub. Co., 1889. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Quarto in dark green cloth stamped and illus in gilt and red; 306 p. illus. 27 cm. Near Fine to Near Fine(-) with very light wear. Very tight and clean. Owner signature to forn free endpaper. Very light damping to lower board corner (barely noticed). Item #14148

Uncommon thus, in such desirable condition. Numerous illustrations in b/w. Pillows, sachets, pin cushions, scrapbooks, banners, table cloths. even decorated thermometers! And much more. A wonderful book of nearly bygone textile arts. Includes patterns. Embroidery; Textile Arts; Sewing; Fancy work.

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