Lace & Bobbins - a History & Collector's Guide

Lace & Bobbins - a History & Collector's Guide


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by T L Huetson

After sections describing the types of lacemaking and their development throughout Europe, the author gives a description of aspects of the lacemaking industry in England - including bobbins, organisation in different areas, lace schools, tokens. Comprehensive sections on equipment, types of bobbins and bobbin inscriptions then follow, comprising over half of the book.

Illustrated with black and white photographs and some sketches.

in very good condition with protective over-cover. Previous owner's label inside front cover and name on front endpaper.

ISBN 0 753 6006 X
Published 1973 by David & Charles.
187 pages - Hardback