Reprinted from the Art-journal; I. The adaptability of our native plants to the purposes of ornamental art. By F.E. Hulme.--II. Sea-weeds as objects of design. By S.J. Mackie.--III. The crystals of snow as applied to the purposes of design. By...
Morris, William, 1834-1896; Burne-Jones, Edward Coley, 1833-1898
Edition limited to 220 copies, 210 of which are for sale. CAI has no. 187. Bibliographical appendix: pp. i-xxx. "The drawings of Kelmscott Manor were made from photographs taken by
Mr. Frederick H. Evans, by whose kind permission they are here...
Decoration and ornament -- Japan; Stencil work -- Japan
English, German and French, each part having special t.p. and separate paging;On inserted slip: The issue of this (the first) edition, containing a real Japanese stencil-plate as frontispiece, is limited in number
Caption title. CAI copy lacks t.p. Cover title: Briggs' patent, for sale by J.F. Ingalls, Lynn, Mass. Added t.p.: Village scenes [by Kate Greenaway]: p. 1-24. "Designs for all kinds of embroidery"; Includes index
Two volumes paged continuously. At head of title: Dedicated to H.R.M. Princess Louise, Marchioness of Lorne. Rest of title page: ... Illustrated with upwards of 800 wood engravings. Plain sewing, textiles, dressmaking, appliances, and terms / by...
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. Saward
Running title: The lady's work book; Introduction to the fourth edition (page ); Pages 1-6 at end of volume: "List of patronesses and subscribers, alphabetically arranged."; Colophon: Thornton & Collie, Printers, 19, St. David Sreet, Edinburgh