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Curious and Straunge inventions

By Ciotti, Giovanni Battista

subjects: clothwork, needlework,

  • 1. A Booke of Curious and Straunge / Inventions, called the first part of NeedleworksÉ/ First imprinted in Venice, and now againe printed in more exquisite sort for the pro- / fit and delight of the Gentlewoman of England./
    William Barley   1596
    18.5 x 14   χ3 + 15 leaves of woodcut designs for needlework
    GB:   LeU(B)  

    A2 Dedication: to Isabell Dowager of Rutland.
    A3: poem.

    PR 5323a.8