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The Story of Lace and Embroidery by David E. Schwab1951 - Fairchild


Title: The Story of Lace and Embroidery
Author: David E. Schwab
Publisher: Fairchild
Publication Date: 1951
Format: Hardcover with dust jacket
Condition: This book is in fair condition for its age. The dust jacket is worn and damaged. There is some water damage to the pages. There is an inscription on the free endpaper.

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Reader's note

Here is a fascinating volume on the romantic story of laces and embroidery to which the author has brought a life-time of experience and research. The contributions of many countries to the arts of embroidering and lace-making, and the development and capabilities of machinery in these fields are among the subjects treated in simple and comprehensive manner. The many illustrations of lace types and the complete glossary included in the work make is a most valuable reference on a perennially important subject. Commercial users of lce and embroidery - manufacturers, designers, advertising copywriters will find this beautiful tome an invaluable addition to their library!