Antique Editions: Dainty Work for Pleasure & Profit (Dainty Work of the Dainty Series) by Adelaide E. Heron (Addie) Hardcover 1904


Author: Adelaide E. Heron (Addie)

Description: Third Edition, Revised, 1904. Patterns and ideas for hand work, embroidery, stitching, painting, lace work, crocheting. Includes a chapter with advice on doing dainty work for profit with advice ranging from how to solicit orders to what to charge and how to market the items. Brown cloth boards with ornate cover design. Heavily illustrated. Includes an index and an index for all of the illustrations. Covers show wear, some fraying to the head and tail of spine and corners; titles on spine darkened; mottling on the front cover. Cracked hinges with mull showing. Previous owner's name in pencil on the front paste down. Interior is free of marking.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Thompson & Thomas

Place: Chicago

Year: 1904

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 8.5 x 6.75 inches.

Pages: 458 pages.

Keywords: knitting, crocheting, doylies, doilies, fin-de-siecle, women's work, hand work,

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