The Good Housekeeping Needlecraft Encyclopedia. Hardcover book measuring 6 x 8 5/8 inches with 479 pages. Edited by Alice Carroll. Copyright 1947.
A guide for the beginner and experienced needle worker.
1. Simple Sewing
2. Advanced Sewing and Tailoring
3. Simple Embroidery
4. Advanced Embroidery
5. Applique, Quilting, Patchwork and Tufting
8. Hairpin Lace, Netting, and Net Embroidery
11. Rug Making
13. Sewing For the Home
Condition is good. Pages are very good with no marks or tears. First three pages do have some moisture stains along the edge, as do the last few pages, which are the index. There is also a small square area on the cover that looks like a price sticker was removed.
Great sewing and needlework help book!
Vintage Children's Book. Bible Stories and ABC's for Little Tots to Learn with Ease. I'm unable to find a date of publication or publisher information in this book. Dates to circa 1930s or 1940s.
Front half of the book has the ABC's along with an illustration for each.
Second half of the book has the following three stories:
Softcover linen book measuring about 6 3/4 inches wide x 9 1/4 inches tall.
16 pages including the front and back covers. Color and blue and white illustrations throughout.
Condition is good some soiling and wear to covers and pages.
Sweet religious ABC book!
Vintage Child Horizons Book Set. Set of 3 Hardcover Books. Books each measure about 7 x 10 1/4 inches.
2 antique German children's story book by Christoph von Schmid. Both are softcover books, each measuring 6 1/2 x 9 inches with 32 pages. Pretty blue and pink floral border on the covers.
Die Zwei Bruder and Das Täubchen Kupfermünzen und Goldstücke
I believe the title for the book on the left translates as:
The Cup of Copper Coins and Gold Pieces
Book on the right translates as:
The Two Brothers
Condition for both is good with wear and soiling to covers. Age toning and some soiling to pages. No rips, tears or marks on pages.