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Details about  The Big Book of Needlecraft. Odhams Press, Ltd. H/B.

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The Big Book of Needlecraft. Odhams Press, Ltd. H/B.
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30 May, 2014 08:52:26 BST
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Good: A book that has been read, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. scuff ... Read moreabout the condition
Subject: Needlecraft
Language: English Subject 2: Dress Design/Making
Time Period: 20th Century Format: Hardback

TITLE: The Big Book of Needlecraft.

PUBLISHER: Odhams Press, Ltd.

PUBLICATION: Undated, but I approximate 1930s-40s.

APPROX. DIMENSIONS: 21cm x 14cm x 5cm.

COVER: A deep red, cloth bound hardcover.  There is wear to the spine edge and the corners of the book.  The spine's title text is still clear to read. 

PAGES: There are 576 unmarked pages within this book.  They are tanned slightly, particularly the external edge.  Although the pages appear to be coming away from their binding, they are all intact.  Please see photographs. 

ILLUSTRATIONS: There are 16 black and white plates and numerous black and white illustrations within this book. 

This delightful needlecraft book covers such subjects as different types of sewing machine and sewing methods, stitchery and quilting, knitting and tatting and also details household needlecraft and toy making.


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