Rest of title page: ... Illustrated with upwards of 800 wood engravings, and coloured plates. Plain sewing, textiles, dressmaking, appliances, and terms / by S.F.A. Caulfeild ; Church embroidery, lace, and ornamental needlework, by Blanche C....
Women -- Biography;
Women -- History;
Aristides of Thebes, active 4th century B.C.;
Barocci, Federigo, 1528-1612;
Bloemaert, Cornelis, 1603-1692;
Bosse, Abraham, 1602-1676;
Bramer, Leonard, 1596?-1674;
Decker, Jeremias de, 1609-1666;
Running title: The lady's work book; Volume II includes index of signs used in the receipts, pages 15-20; Additional electronic version of Volume II available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/ladysassistantfo02gaug
Cover title. At head of title: Instructions in "art embroidery" and catalogue of silk threads and fabrics; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/embroiderysilks00brai
Ornamental half-title. Added illustrated title-page. Engraved half title. The illuminated book of needlework, bound as part 2, has individual t.-p.: The illuminated ladies' book of useful and ornamental needlework. Published anonymously in 1840...
Includes mounted specimens of dyed cloth. Pages 93-104 are advertisements. Includes index; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/dyershandbookcon00bird
At head of title: Dedicated to H.R.M. Princess Louise, Marchioness of Lorne; volume 1. A to cre. -- volume 2. Cre to emb. -- volume 3. Emb to kni. -- volume 4. Kno to pat. -- volume 5. Pat to tat. -- volume 6. Tat to zul; Includes index in volume...
Travels and voyages -- Early works to 1800; Netherlands -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800; Belgium -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800; France -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800
Engraved title page; Those plates marked S. I. were etched by the author. The rest were executed by Mr. Cornelius Apostool, of Amsterdam. cf. Pref; Dealer's description pasted in volume 1, page 3 of Cover; Though not signed, binding thought to be...
Pigments -- Early works to 1800; Dyes and dyeing -- Early works to 1800; Paint -- Early works to 1800; Artists' materials -- Early works to 1800; Chemistry, Technical -- Early works to 1800
Signatures: A⁴ chi-2chi² 3chi²(-3chi1) B-T⁶ U² (A1 signed but otherwise blank); The second and third parts have separate title pages; Evans 25551; Rink, E. Technical Americana, 151; Bookseller's advertisements, pages 135 and 219-; Additional...
Ascribed to Gilroy in Halkett and Laing; Bookplate of C.B. Farwell; Missing plates IV and X; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/historyofsilkcot1845gilr