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The hand-book of useful and ornamental amusements and accomplishments : including artificial flower making, engraving, etching, painting in all its styles, modelling, carving in wood, ivory, and shell, also fancy work of every description / by a lady.
London : Smith, Elder, and co. 1845.
Physical Description:
xviii, 315, 24 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK1105 L33 1845
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Articles & Chapters
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind- and gold- stamped red publisher's cloth.
Printed by Stewart and Murray, Old Bailey.
BAC: Bound by Westleys & Clark, London.
British Museum. General catalogue of printed books to 1955 (compact edition), v.14, 495
Subject Terms:
Artificial flowers.
Decorative arts -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Engraving -- Technique.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1845.
Etching -- Technique.
Fancy work -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Graphic arts -- Technique.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Handicraft -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Ivory carving -- Technique.
Needlework -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Smith, Elder, and Co. -- Publishers.
Stewart and Murray -- Printer.
Wood-carving -- Technique.

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