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Title: The Romance of the Lace Pillow. Being the history of Lace-making in Bucks, Beds, Northants. and neighbouring counties, together with some account of the Lace industries of Devon and Ireland. First edn.
Description: Olney, Armstrong, 1919. Orig. gilt lettered cloth. (xvi), 271pp. Front.-a Bucks lace-maker, numerous clear ills. on 22 plates (incl. a sketch-map), glossary of terms used, bibliography, index. Standard-work on the subject, discussing & describing various kinds of lace from England & Ireland, but also of Italy, Flanders, France, Germany & other countries. Good copy. (bds. shaved on rims.)

Keywords: pillow lace english handbook buckinghamshire bedfordshire northampshire ireland itali flanders france germany dentelles manufacture pizzi merletti kant

Price: EUR 175.00 = appr. US$ 190.20 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 7793