A Complete Dictionary of Dry Goods and History of Silk, Cotton, Linen, Wool and Other Fibrous Substances: Including a Full Explanation of the Modern Processes of Spinning, Dyeing and Weaving, with an Appendix Containing a Treatise on Window Trimming, German Words and Phrases, with Their English Pronunciation and Signification, Together with Various Useful Tables
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
A Complete Dictionary of Dry Goods and History of Silk, Cotton, Linen, Wool ...
George S. Cole
No preview available - 2017
18th century alpaca aniline bleached blue bobbinet buttons calico called cambric carpet Cashmere cents per pound century China cloth coarse coat color cord cotton covering damask dress fabric dyed dyeing embroidery England factories fancy fiber fibre finished flannel flax folds France French garment gloves Guipure hair hand handkerchiefs heavy hemp hosiery imitation inches India industry invention Jacquard loom jute knitted lace ladies leather length linen loom loops machine machinery manufacture material mills mohair mordant muslin needle organzine original ornamental p. c. ad valorem pattern piece pile pins plain-woven printed produced ribbons rollers rubber satin sewing shawls shirt shoes side silk skins soft spinning spun strips style surface term textile texture thick thread trade trimming twilled twisted United usually variety velvet warp wear weaving weft width window wire women wool woolen worn worsted woven yards yarn