The Girl's Book of Crafts - Ruth ZechlinB. T. Batsford, 1959, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ - in Poor DJ. Edges of the dustwrapper somewhat rubbed with much loss at the head of the upper panel. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Edges of the textblock lightly spotted. Shaken, slightly loose.
Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. From the introduction: “This book of crafts aims to make us enjoy the work of our hands and to encourage a creative use of leisure. It may even influence the choice of a practical vocation. Adolescents must know the different materials and work with them, before they can decide on their future careers. Having covered so much ground, our book can give young people an opportunity to develop their gifts ia many spheres. Indeed, they may even find the proper field for their own particular talents.”
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: 328
Translator: Peter Gorge & F. Sylvia Weston
£20.60 (Now Sold)