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Dover Pictorial Archives #281: Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing

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All the information ever needed to extract dyestuffs from common trees, flowers, lichens, and weeds to create beautifully dyed materials. The heart of the book is 52 recipes for dyes made from natural, easily obtained dyestuffs: brown dyes from the bark of apple trees; yellow from arsemart; reds from Brazilwood; blues from woad; and blacks from soot. 12 illustrations.

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Features over 135 specific recipes — gathered from historical sources — for cotton, wool, other fabrics. Genuine premodern handicrafts. 12 illustrations.

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ISBN:
9780486226880
Author:
Adrosko, Rita J
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Adrosko, Rita J.
Location:
New York
Subject:
History
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Dye
Subject:
Dyes and dyeing
Subject:
Dyes and dyeing, Domestic
Subject:
Dye plants -- United States.
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Dyes and dyeing -- History.
Subject:
Chemistry-Chemical Engineering
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archives
Series Volume:
281
Publication Date:
19710631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.43 lb

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Features over 135 specific recipes — gathered from historical sources — for cotton, wool, other fabrics. Genuine premodern handicrafts. 12 illustrations.
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