* Rare * The What-Not or Ladies' Handy-Book 1861


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Author : No Author AttributedTitle:  The What-Not or Ladies’ Handy-Book           Publication:  First Edition Published By Kent And Co London 1861………………………………………. (See Pictures) Condition Of Book: This is a Very Good Copy of this book in a handsome half brown calf leather binding over marbled boards with black moroccan title label to spine lettered in black and with further embossed designs to the other compartments along the spine.The book has new clean brown tan endpapers at the front of the book.There are NO previous owner’s names or inscriptions present.The work has several attractive coloured plates with various examples of textiles displayed.It’s chiefly a book containing stories,articles and focuses on needlework,crochet,Knitting and trends in new fashions.The book has a firm binding with no hinge weakness,with no leaning or rolling to spine,all page gatherings are tight with no loose leaves etc.There is as you would expect some foxing and browning to the page edges with some foxing spots to the pre-lims and also internally.Alongside the coloured plates are numerous b&w engravings most of which are wrapped around the text,8vo [viii] 376pp First Edition 1861 Postage: (Free Insurance Is Included)UK Postage: £4.50 Sent Royal Mail 24  Tracked and Signed 1-2 Working Days Air-Mail Tracked and Signed    £14.95 (Europe) 7-15 working days  Air-Mail Tracked and Signed    £16.95. (Rest of the World) 7 – 21 working days  Air-Mail Tracked and Signed Zone 3 USA £19.95  7-21 working days Payments:Paypal We are happy to send you a paypal invoice on completion of the sale

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Weight 0.70 kg
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Fashion Dress Costumes Knitting Crochet






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