Hardcover book, 11" x 8", 208pages, 2001.
A beautiful book! The author has traveled throughout Europe carefully researching the origin and history lace and lace-making. Information is separated into eight chapters: Lace Trim, Bridal Hankies, Fashion, Society Embroidery, Appenzell-work, Bed Linens, Table Linens, and Miscellaneous Lace and/or Embroidered Pieces. Each chapter includes an overview, detailed descriptions, and photographs.
Excellent condition - no markings, very, very slight shelf wear.