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Creator:
Ronaldson, Miss, author.
Title(s):

The lady's book of useful and ornamental knitting and netting work : containing upwards of one hundred receipts for executing elegant and useful articles : including polka dresses, ladies' scarfs, shawls, toilet covers, purses, handkerchiefs &c. &c. : with six beautiful designs of lace collars / by Miss Ronaldson, teacher of needle-work in the Edinburgh Ladies' Institution for the Southern Districts.

Additional Title(s):

Useful & ornamental knitting & netting work

Useful and ornamental knitting and netting work

Published/Created:
London ; and Edinburgh : Thomas Nelson, MDCCCXLIX [1849]
Physical Description:
x, [6], 176 pages : illustrations ; 12 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT820 .R66 1849
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes instructions for stockings, shawls, scarves, edgings, beaded bags, sweaters, and baby clolthes.
English catalogue of books, volume 1, page 656
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Knitting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Knitting -- Patterns.
Form/Genre:
Manuals (Handbooks)
Wood engravings -- 1849.
Contributors:
Nelson, Thomas, 1822-1892, publisher.
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