For Purpose and Pleasure: Quilting Together in Nineteenth-century America

Front Cover
Rutledge Hill Press, 1995 - Crafts & Hobbies - 164 pages
Eighteen essays on nearly forty group-made quilts form a fascinating study of quilts as social documents. The author draws heavily from letters, diaries, and journals of the quiltmakers themselves. Illustrated and indexed.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Quilting Frame
4
How Much I Prize My Album PatchWork
15
Scribed and Stenciled Stamped and Stitched
29
Copyright

14 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information