This is a complete four volume set of The Woman's Institute Library Of Dressmaking series. Volume I has a copyright date of 1923; Volume 2 has copyright dates of 1924,1925; Volume 3 has a copyright date of 1925; Volume 4 has copyright dates of 1925, 1923, 1916 - all by International Educational Publishing Company . Copyright in Great Britain - Printed in USA
Volume 1 is entitled: Sewing Material (Textiles, Laces, Embroideries and Findings - Shopping Hints - Mending, Household Sewing - Trade and Sewing Terms
Volume 2 is entitled: Harmony in Dress (Beautiful Clothes - Corsets and Dress Foundations - Silhouettes, Colors, Fabrics - Good Taste in Dress - Millinery and Accessories - The Dressmaker and Tailor Shop - European Shops
Volume 3 is entitled: Tailored Garments (Essentials of Tailoring - Tailored Seams and Plackets - Tailored Buttonholes, Buttons and Trimmings - Tailored Suits, Coats and Capes - Garments for Men and Boys
Volume 4 is entitled: Care and Clothing: Home Laundering - Dry Cleaning - Dyeing - Remodeling - The Upkeep of Clothing - The Budget
These books are complete with illustrations, B & W photographs, tables, figures, diagrams and fully indexed. These books are a wonderful look into the domestic world of women in the 1920's.
They are in good, clean and solid condition. I do not see any torn or creased pages - no written notes - The pages have that aged coloration on the edges exposed to the air. The bindings are tight with some mild wear and bumps to the corner edges.
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