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

Marshall Cavendish, 1978, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Small spot to the front pastedown. Leans slightly.

Reprint. [First: 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: 11½" x 8¾"
Number of Pages: 288
ISBN: 0856852368

£6.50 (Now Sold)