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Vegetable Dyes : Being a book of Recipes and other information useful to the Dyer. in dustjacket.

By: MAIRET, Ethel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1952,:

Seller ID: 101310


MAIRET, Ethel. Vegetable Dyes : Being a book of Recipes and other information useful to the Dyer. London: Faber and Faber, (1952). Eleventh Pritning. Pp. (4),1-68. 8vo, grey cloth with red titles to spine. "Hand-weaving had been entirely superseded by the power l;ooms of Manchester in 1908 when Mrs Mairet rebelled against this annihilation of an essential art. She set up her own loom and has not only earned her living at it ever since but, through her pupils and imitators, has been the means of reviving the trade in allparts of the Empire. Men and women like their clothes and furnishings i... View more info