Lady's manual of fancy work : a complete instructor in every variety of ornamental needle-work; including applique, bead-work, berlin-work, braiding, bobbin-work, crochet, embroidery, golden tapestry, knitting, knotting, lace-work, muslin-work, french embro'ry, netting, orne-work, patch-work, point lace, potichomanie, tap'se d'auxerre, tape-work, tatting, transferring, velvet balls, wire-work, shading and coloring, printers' marks, etc., etc., With a list of materials, and hints for their selection; advice on making up and trimming; a catalogue of articles suitable for wedding, birthday, and new year gifts; and a glossary of French and German term used in needle-work, not to be found in any dictionary. The whole being a complete lexicon of fancy needle-work
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Publisher's advertisements bound in at end of volume. 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 Frank Leslie's magazine, illustrated magazine of art, Lady's companion, Lady's newspaper, Belle assemblee, Home circle, Domestic magazine, Illustrated London magazine, and Family friend. Illustrated with over 300 engravings, by the best artists; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/ladysmanualoffan1858pull Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Pullan, Mrs. (Matilda Marian)--The lady's manual of fancy-work : a complete instructor in every variety of ornamental needle-work ... / By Mrs. Pullan, (aiguillette,) ... ; Illustrated with over 300 engravings, by the best artists.--New York : Dick 21 cm. Call number of original: NK9100 P84
|Pullan, Mrs. (Matilda Marian)|
|Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library|
|Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers New York|
Lace and lace making
Needlework--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Engraving--United States--19th century
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