[HNW] "The Needlework of Mary Queen of Scots"

Carol Thomas scbooks at mindspring.com
Sat Dec 29 08:31:17 PST 2001


I carry it, and have 1 in stock at the moment.  It was out of print for a
long time, but is available again.

>I found my book through Albris.   It was hard to find.   They have a website.
>
> >I used to own it.  It's a look at the needlework Mary Queen of Scots
> >actually did while 'a guest' of the English Queen.  It has some background
> >on contemporary embroidery, including what they had for kits in those days,
> >on contemporary embroidery pattern sources, and on the pieces and the
> >embroiderers themselves.  As I recall it has some pictures clear enough
> >that you can see stitches.
> >
> >If you're looking for a recommendation as to whether or not to buy yourself
> >a copy, go for it.  I gave mine to someone as a gift, but have missed it
>since.




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