Rest of title page: "by Mrs Pullan, (aiguillette,) author of "The manual of the wardrobe," "The court partial," "Maternal counsels," etc; editor of "The London review" and "The London and Paris gazette of fashion," and director of the worktable of...
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
Plates are mounted samples. Title vignette, engraving. Impression limited to three hundred copies, 250 on Dutch hand-made paper, demy quarto, of which this is number 162. Notes on works treating of tartans: pages -61.
Founded upon the author's 'Chemistry of calico printing' --Pref; Spine title: Calico printing and dyeing; Later edition has title: A dictionary of dyeing and calico printing; In case; Includes bibliographical references and index