Carroll, Alice (Editor). THE GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT ENCYCLOPEDIA.
Stamford House [Sandusky, OH]. 1949. (1947: Hearst Magazines). Hard Cover
2nd printing, 479pp. 8vo. Lime green cloth with the title printed in black within a purple panel edged with looping stitches. Lettering on spine in black & purple. Glossy paper. 14 color plates, 1, 000+ b/w photo illustrations & line drawings Includes simple sewing, advanced sewing & tailoring, simple & advanced embroidery, applique, quilting, patchwork, tufting, knitting, crocheting, hairpin lace, tatting, net embroidery, tatting, needlepoint, rug making, weaving, sewing for the home & miscellaneous. Covers have a few spots of soiling, endpaper slightly tanned o/w Very Good, i.e. shows careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket.