The Art of Embroidery by Marie Schuette
1964. 336 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Pictorial dust jacket over black cloth. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions.Contains 29 colour plates and 463 illustrations in monochrome. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Cracks to guttering, exposing netting. Pages are slightly shaky. Label remnants to front free endpaper. Plates are bright and clear, with some light tanning and foxing to edges. Library stamp to text block edges and rear title page. Insert to front pastedown. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have slight edge wear with corner bumping. Mild tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Book is bowed and forward leaning. Unclipped jacket with foxing to insides. Panels have moderate edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Some faint black marks overall. Library inscription to spine bottom edge.