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Creator:
Howell, M. J. (Mary J.), author.
Title(s):

The hand-book of dress-making : including correct rules for the pursuit of the above art, and concisely illustrating the mode of fitting at sight / by Mrs. M.J. Howell, of Regent Street ; with lithographic designs and keys.

Published/Created:
London : Simpkin, Marshall, and Co., Stationers' Hall Court, Ludgate Hill : and may be had of the authoress, 317, Regent Street, & 2, Lamb's Conduit Place, Foundling, 1845.
London : Richards, St. Martin's Lane
Physical Description:
[4], iii, [1], vii, [2], 10-82, [2] pages, [4] folded leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT520 H69 1845
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
With errata.
Text printed within double-line border.
With advertisement for a sequel to the present work on [1] page at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original blind- and gold-stamped red cloth.
Subject Terms:
Dressmaking -- Patterns
Dressmaking.
Richards -- Printer.
Sewing -- Study and teacing.
Tailoring (Women's)
Women's clothing.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- 1845.
Contributors:
Simpkin, Marshall and Co. publisher.
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