Batsford, 1968, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First, Illustrated By: Photographic
1.0 kg; 192 pages, indexed with bibliography and list of American and British suppliers. Profusely illustrated with photographs and some drawings, (239) the majority being in black-and-white, this book explores the use of embroidery and also application in the ecclesiastical setting. This book was designed/planned as a successor to Church Needlework which gave practical instruction for making vestments and furnishings. Now the intentions towards sparking off the creative imagination so that the embroiderer can herself design the same undertakings. -- Page 10. Previous owner's name on front free end page along with 3 shadows of tape which have offset themselves. The rear free end page similarly has 3 shadows from tape. Slight fading of the left-hand side of the front panel of the dustjacket, 1.5 inch tear at the bottom right and 4 inch tear at the top right of the rear panel. No damage to describe. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Inventory No: 0232570.