Dealing fully with the details of all the stitches employed, the method of working, the materials used, the meaning of technical terms, and, where necessary, tracing the origin and history of the various works described. Illustrated with upwards of 1200 wood engravings. Plain sewing, textiles, dressmaking, appliances, and terms, by S. F. A. Caulfeild. Church embroidery, lace, and ornamental needlework, by Blanche C. Saward.
At head of t.-p.: Dedicated to H. R. H. Princess Louise, marchioness of Lorne