Book Title: Oberhessische Stickereien aus Vergangenen Tagen
Translation: Upper Hessian Embroidery from Olden Days
Author: Gisela Kraft-Schneider
Published: Giessen, Germany – 1983
Format & Size: Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket – 8.25″ x 10″
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Description: Excellent book about the traditional folk and decorative embroidery of the Upper Hessen region of Germany. Illustrated with numerous black/white photos (plus 23 in color) of traditional embroidered textiles including domestic linens, elements of folk costume, samplers, church vestments, and more.