First edition. Hard cover. Octopus Books, London (1973) Gift inscription fromt end paper, Very good in good dust jacket. Book: near fine, clean, tight, lightly read copy. Jacket very good, small repaired scratch front panel. Mauve decorative cloth binding. white lettering to spine. 128 pages Includes Illustrations. some colour A complete introduction to the craft of embroidery. fully illustrated instructions show how to sew the basic embroidery stitches and explains the techniques of tranfering designs and mounting finished work. This is just one title from my private collection of books which I am selling here.