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 6
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
Design; Decoration and ornament; British Museum; Geological Museum (Great Britain); Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England)
Printed by G. Barclay, Castle St., Leicester Square; Each leaf of plates accompanied by guard leaf and leaf of descriptive letterpress; Bookplate of Arthur Magniac. "F. Bedford, lith." and Day & Son, Lith.rs. to the Queen." "...drawn from original...