Samplers and stitches a handbook of the embroiderer"s art by Grace Christie

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Published by B.T. Batsford ltd. in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Samplers,
  • Embroidery

Edition Notes

Plates VII and VIII accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress.

Book details

Statementby Mrs. Archibald Christie, with many designs and other illustrations by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK9104 .C5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 142 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6639488M
LC Control Number21021372
OCLC/WorldCa2743316

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[Grace Christie] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for First published inthis book, now in its fifth edition, has become a classic handbook for embroiderers.

The stitches are arranged in groups and all are.This book allowed for the insertion of samples, which are included in this example. It arose out of the push to have consistent needlework training for girls. Stitches: Cross, back, hem, darning, satin, herringbone Visit our interactive map of samplers».

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