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The Seasons Sewn: A Year in Patchwork

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Publisher Comments:

"So beautiful and so filled with real archetypal patterns that it could easily make quilt lovers, if not quilt makers, of us all."--The New York Times Book Review "Stunning visual patchwork. . . . A commanding vision of American history."--Publishers Weekly

A New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year

Smithsonian Magazine

Synopsis:

The author shows how the names of patchwork quilt patterns tell us something about life in the United States during the 19th century.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references.

About the Author

Award-winning artist Michael McCurdy has illustrated more than 170 books for adults and children. His books often explore America's past, bringing to life its history and traditions. He lives with his wife, Deborah, on a farm in western Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152021078
Subtitle:
A Year in Patchwork
Editor:
McCurdy, Michael
Author:
Paul, Ann Whitford
Author:
McCurdy, Michael
Author:
McCurdy, Michael
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
San Diego
Subject:
Sewing
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - History - General
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Quilting
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Crafts / Hobbies
Subject:
Patchwork
Subject:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series Volume:
131
Publication Date:
20000228
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 1 to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9.75 x 9.75 in 0.42 lb
Age Level:
05-09

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