London: The Butterick Publishing Co, 1895. Wraps. Fair. Item #008796
Illustrated orange wraps. Pagination runs 117-230. With black and white illustrations of various garments throughout. A descriptive catalog of fashions and clothing for women, misses and children, depicting dresses, hats, bathing suits and other items of clothing, accompanied by detailed descriptions of the item. With pattern numbers for ordering the piece desired. Also present is a two page section devoted to knitting and patterns, and another devoted to crochet. Other sections provide tatting instructions, with another section outlines proper social codes, and a further one discussing Canadian colleges.FAIR/GOOD condition. Heavy chipping, tearing and loss to the wrapper along the spine. General fading, with minor soiling and minor to moderate scattered spots of staining, mostly to the rear covers. Minor curling and creasing along the extremities. Paper browned in the interior. Page 113 wrinkled, creased and torn at its lower corner.
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