Facsimile reproduction of: Burato, con nova maestria gratiose donne novo artificio... (Venezia, 1527). Includes four parts: Libro primo [secondo, terzo, quarto] de rechami per elquale se impara in diversi modi l'ordine e il modo de recamare....
Lace and lace making; Decoration and ornament, Renaissance; Embroidery
First published in two volumes in Paris in 1587; CAI copy lacks 1st t.p. sig. m is t.p; Preface: Advertissement av lectevr par la seignevr Federic de Vinciolo; Lötz, H., Bibliographie der Modelbücher, no. 111[ell]
Lace and lace making -- Italy; Lace and lace making -- Patterns -- Early works to 1800
Signatures: A-C4, fine; Pencil note on preliminary leaf: facsimile reproduction, Venedig an 1880; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/MAB.31962000791503Images_20130628
Lace and lace making -- Patterns -- 19th century; Knitted lace -- Patterns -- 19th century; Crocheting -- Patterns -- 19th century
Manuscript contains instructions for knitting and crocheting, lace mounted examples illustrate each pattern. Pages including lace samples have been scanned multiple times to capture the text with samples and the full page with text only. Five...
Fancy work; Embroidery; Needlework; Decoration and ornament; Decoration and ornament -- Dictionaries
First published 1859; "Illustrated with 262 engravings." One plate signed Gihon, Sc.; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/ladieshandbookof1860hart
Newman and Levinson -- Catalogs; Clothing and dress -- Catalogs; Consumer goods -- Catalogs; Department stores -- California -- San Francisco -- Catalogs; Knitting;
Cover title. With this is bound [How to use the celebrated Florence knitting silk / Nonotuck Silk Company, 1881]; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/catalogueissuedb00newm