This is a "First Edition" of the definitive book of pattern making for women's wear! Very Rare! There is only (1) listed in this edition in the U.S. and this is the one! The other one (1) is in Europe. That's it! It was self-published by the author himself, Jack Hanford, in 1974. He is the founder of Otis School of Design in Los Angeles. This book is considered the only pattern making "book" you'll ever need to become a prolific pattern maker! A must have for anyone who wants to be an excellent pattern maker and designer in women's wear! A great edition to anyone who designs or sews! This book is in "Excellent Condition"!