Paris, Mulhouse, Rep., n.d.(circa 1900's), Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Many black & white illustrations of needlework. 826 pages + publisher's ads. French text. Green cloth, top edge gilt. DMC Edition. Previous owner's inscription dated 1907 on half-title pages.
Great Neck, Hearthside Press , 1st, 1972, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 190 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with color and black & white photographs and drawings. Library envelope residue on front endpaper. Dust jacket chipped along bottom edge. Ex-library with usual markings and stamping .
Softcover. New York, Dover, 1st, 1978, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated. 30 full color reproductions of Grace Drayton's illustrations from the Dolly Dingle series. Intact and very clean.
Hardcover. London, B. T. Batsford, 1981, 1st, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 167 pages, 145 b&w photographs, 74 line drawings, 6 color photographs, gilt lettering to spine, color illustrated dust jacket. Price-clipped, light wear to dust jacket; overall, a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. London, England, Abbey Fine Arts, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, Illustrated reference volume to English embroidery and needlework. 255 pages, illustrated with 48 black/white plates and 4 full color plates. Book is in very good condition, some slight bumping and wear to the cover. Previous owner's name, date, and location written inside the cover in ink. Dust jacket is in fair condition, significant wear and rubbing on the edges and spine.
Hardcover. Washington, DC, The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 128 pages, illustrated throughout with 88 plates in b&w and 29 in full color. Green cloth spine, tan paper boards, gilt titles. White pictorial dust jacket. Like new.
Softcover. Baltimore, Maryland, The Baltimore Museum of Art, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 174 pages. Gray covers with color illustration, perfect binding, dark blue endpapers, preface by Arnold L. Lehman, 61 featured works with multiple b&w photographic plates for each catalog entry, accompany descriptions. Slight rubbing to covers, else a very nice, tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. Tokyo, Japan Publications Trading Co, 2nd, 1967, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 263 pages. Two packets of origami paper laid in. Smoky odor. Spotting to edges and endpapers. Rubbing, light spotting, and edgewear to cover. Edgewear and rubbing to dust jacket.
Hardcover. Milwaukee WI, Bruce Publishing, reprint, 1947, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 45 pages, Illustrated with b&w photographs and eighteen measured drawings. Measured diagrams for the carpenter to make some seventeen articles for the garden...benches; chairs; tables; gates; fences; trellises; swings; flower boxes etc. Minor soil to green cloth covers, previous owner's stamp on end paper otherwise clean, very good.
Berlin, Germany, Verlag von F. Gebhardi, 1886?, Book: Fair, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 48 pages. German text. Numerous color illustrations of needlework patterns. Brown covers with gold lettering, gold and black decoration. Title-page and index page detached. Pages browned. Rubbing to extremities. Some soiling to covers. Front hinge cracked.
Softcover. New York, Dover, 1st, 1982, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated. 30 full color reproductions of costumes from 1890-1919 by Worth, Paquin, Lanvin and others. Intact and very clean.
Hardcover. New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. , 1st, 1977, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 224 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Yellow pictorial dust jacket. Minor wear to edges, else like new.
Softcover. Richmond, VA, Virginia Museum of Art, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 112 pages, b&w illustrations. White pictorial wrappers with light wear and smudges to covers and spine, otherwise a nice, tight copy.
Softcover. Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 144 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Limited edition, 1/2500 copies. The Elizabeth Cole Butler Collection at Philbrook Art Center. Pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to covers, else like new.
Hardcover. Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1st, 1983, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, 192 pages illustrated throughout in color and b&w. A facsimile of the 1770 edition, with notes by Edward Maeder. Tan boards with red spine, no dust jacket. Tan, pictorial slipcase with minor bumps and wear. Overall a neat, tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. Ames, Iowa, Iowa State University Press, reprint, 1966, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 132 pages, decorated yellow cloth cover and metal spiral bound. Illustrated throughout. Previous owner's signature on front end paper, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. London, Faber and Faber, 2nd UK, 1968, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 292 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. With a preface by A.G. Dove. A complete guide on how to hand-bind books. Pull out sequence folder intact. Hundreds of black-and-white illustrations throughout. Mild fading to dust jacket. Price-clipping to dust jacket as well. Unmarked. A clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. NY, George Pratt, 1st, 1850, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 24 b&w engraved plates. Articles on the Character of Thomas Cole (with a portrait and a sketch), Jenny Lind (with portrait), Danish sculptor Albert Thorvalsden (portrait), author Walter Savage Landor(portrait). 380 pages. Light foxing to pages. Black leather spine, cloth on rear board coming loose, minor tears.
Hardcover. Hartford, The Connecticut Historical Society, 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 165 pages. B&w illustrations throughout. Light foxing to top edge. Small stain on fore edge. Light wear, rubbing to cover. A clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, Unknown, N.D., Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Small catalog of 21 pages listing 299 items + 25 loose illustrations in b&w in slipcase-like pictorial wrappers. Light wear and soiling to covers and spine. Internally very clean and crisp.
Hardcover. New York, Stein and Day Publishers, 1st US, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 80 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial price clipped dust jacket. Light wear to edges, slight foxing to flaps, else a very nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. Clifton, Va., 1st, 1986, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, SIGNED by Brooke Tucker. Limited Edition. 96 pages, b&w and color photographs. Edge wear to dust jacket., else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Brooklin, Me., Wooden Boat Publications, 8th Printing, 1987, 255 pages, illustrations by Samuel F. Manning throughout. Dust jacket edge wear and crease, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. Scranton PA, International Textbook Company, reprint, 1942, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Reprints of several earlier publications: Woolen Carding, Parts 1-3 and Woolen Spinning. 229 total pages, b&w illustrations. Probably reprinted when the U.S. geared up it's textile industry during WW2. Clean, hardcover copy.
Hardcover. New York, Crown Publishers, reprint , 1979, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 222 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Extensive b&w illustrations throughout. Illustrated end papers and fly leaves. Faint foxing to top edge, otherwise a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Ronald Press Company, 1st, 1956, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 186 pages, Illustrated in b&w. Bottom corners bumped. Small bookstore sticker on front fly leaf. Dust jacket torn, chipped, creased near top and chipped at bottom of spine.
Hardcover. New York, Watson-Guptill, 1st, 1972, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 96 pages. Blue cloth cover, gilt lettering, some fading, slight wear to corners and edges. Dust jacket is bumped and crinkled, worn on edges. Inside is bright and clean, with many b&w illustrations throughout.
Hardcover. New York, Henry Holt and Co, 1st US, 1985, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 160 pages, hundreds of color photographs, diagrams, and patterns, clear and detailed step-by-step instructions for needlework projects. Book and dust jacket in very good condition.
Hardcover. New York, Delacorte Press, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 176 pages illustrated throughout with reproductions in color and b&w. Includes patterns for 26 of America's favorite quilts. Gilt-stamped maroon cloth spine with blue paper boards. Blue pictorial dust jacket with wear to covers and slight wrinkle to lower edge of spine. Small chip missing to lower corner of front fly leaf. Overall a very nice, clean copy.
Softcover. New Haven, CT, Yale University Press, 1st, 2001, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 304 pages. illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Pictorial stiff wrappers. Wrinkles to lower front corner and upper back corner, else like new.
Hardcover. London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd., 1st, 1910, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 202 pages w/ index. Red cloth, gilt on spine. Some marking/staining on boards. Foxing throughout, except for B/W photographic plates. Otherwise, pages in a great shape. Front and back hinges somewhat cracked. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down. Beautiful color fold-out of tapestry frontispiece. On several pages, little empty envelopes have been pinned to the page w/ straight pins.
Hardcover. Chicago, Popular Mechanics Press, 1919, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 476 pages, with 802 illustrations. Soiling and edge wear and fray on covers and spine. Spotting on book edges, and front and back flyleaf and end paper. Minor spotting throughout book. Otherwise, clean and tight copy.
Softcover. Paducah, KY, American Quilter's Society, 1st, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 63 pages, paperback. From museum library with typical markings. Light marking to copyright page. Moderate bumping to spine top edge. Light creasing and rubbing to wraps. Color plates and b&w instructional illustrations throughout. A bright copy.