The Ladies Hand Book of Fancy and Ornamental Work
Civil War Era------------------------------------------

Reprint of 1859 edition with additional period information. Articles on beadwork, Berlin work, canvas work, netting, etc. 241pgs $25.00  $3.50 shipping in USA

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This book is practical with allot of detailed instruction. Basics are covered like "casting on" 

There are instructions for 7 purses

262 engravings of house hold items for the period

Articles on clothing, women, men and children

Extracts from Arthur's Home Magazine 1864; Godey's, Peterson's and more.

Items about war, household and beauty related directly to the Civil War Era.

Contents includes (but not limited to):
3.Bobbin work
4. Canvas work
8.Embroidery including scale
9.Leaf work, pine cones, wire work,
10. Quilting and Tapestry

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