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Embroidery: Traditional Designs, Techniques and Patterns from All Over the World - Mary Gostelow

Cavendish House, 1982, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Price Clipped. Dust wrapper a little rubbed at the edges.

3rd Impression. [First Edition: 1977] From the cover: “From the striking simplicity of American Indian beadwork to the exquisite detail of Chinese dragon robes, embroidery offers a fascinating view of design and insights into many aspects of social history. This is the first book to gather together, in full colour, the history, designs and techniques of embroidery throughout the world. Over 400 photographs and 300 drawings, diagrams and maps illustrate the authoritative text and provide a rich source of inspiration for embroiderers and all designers.
Size: 11¾" x 8¾"
Number of Pages: 287
ISBN: 0856852368

£6.50 (Now Sold)