Author: Grace ChristieRelease Date: January 16, 2007 [eBook #20386]Language: EnglishCharacter set encoding: ISO-8859-1***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK EMBROIDERYAND TAPESTRY WEAVING***E-text prepared by Susan Skinner and the Project Gutenberg OnlineDistributed Proofreading Team (http://www.pgdp.net/c/)Note: The reader is strongly advised to use Project Gutenberg's HTMLversion of this book because it includes almost 200 illustrations whichcannot be incorporated in this text version. See 20386-h.htm or20386-h.zip:(http://www.gutenberg.net/dirs/2/0/3/0/20386/20386-h/20386-h.htm) or(http://www.gutenberg.net/dirs/2/0/3/0/20386/20386-h.zip)
"Flowers, Plants and Fishes, Birds, Beasts, Flyes, and Bees, Hils, Dales,Plaines, Pastures, Skies, Seas, Rivers, Trees, There's nothing neere at hand,or farthest sought, But with the needle may be shap'd and wrought."
--JOHN TAYLOR ("The Praise of the Needle").The Artistic Crafts Series of Technical Handbooks Edited by W. R.LethabyEMBROIDERY AND TAPESTRY WEAVINGA Practical Text-Book of Design and Workmanshipby
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