The Country Dyer's Assistant

By: Ellis, Asa Jr.

Price: $584.38

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


viii, [9]-139, [4]. Full leather. Front and rear free endpaper and errata present. Binding sound but: LACKING two leaves [pp. 65-8], repair to final 4 leaves of text, final leaf of Index with loss. Contemporary ownership inscriptions front and rear; leaves toned and spotted; occasional ink (or dye) splash - in one instance [p. 96] obscuring text. Please consult photos. The first book on dying printed in North America.

Title: The Country Dyer's Assistant

Author Name: Ellis, Asa Jr.

Categories: Agriculture, Technology, Chemistry, History of Science, Needlework, Americana, Design & Decorating,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brookfield, MA, E. Merriam & Co.: 1798

Binding: leather

Book Condition: Fair

Size: 12mo.

Seller ID: Books011565

Keywords: Dying wool