Cornish Guernseys and Knit-Frocks [Audiobook] download free by Mary Wright

Cornish Guernseys and Knit-Frocks Audiobook download free by Mary Wright
  • Listen audiobook: Cornish Guernseys and Knit-Frocks
  • Author: Mary Wright
  • Release date: 2008/5/3
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Crafts and Hobbies
  • ISBN: 9780955364884
  • Rating: 9.53 of 10
  • Votes: 734
  • Review by: Aya Ragsdale
  • Review rating: 8.37 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/8
  • Duration: 50M37S in 256 kbps (13.6 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-17
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, WMA, Vorbis, MPEG4, WAV, FLAC, MP4, AU (compression ZIP, RAR, TZ, AZW4, ARC)
  • Total pages original book: 68
  • Includes a PDF summary of 8 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 5M48S (1.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: In late 19th century, Cornwall hand-knitting was a vital cottage industry and coastal villages developed their own distinctive patterns and names for the traditional navy blue guernsey or knit-frock. Contract-knitting - the occupation of many Cornish women - had died out by the 1920s and was almost forgotten until Mary Wright started asking old people what they remembered of it. Her research has resulted in a remarkable picture of social history. This book includes many delightful contemporary photographs, and detailed instructions and charts show how to knit a Cornish guernsey incorporating one of thirty local patterns. Mary Wright is a specialist knitting instructor. Her work has been exhibited extensively throughout the United Kingdom, and in Japan. Since the publication of Cornish Guernseys and Knit-frocks she has given many lectures and broadcasts.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Knitting & Crochet
  • Download servers: Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive, Dropbox, FileInvite, FreakShare. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, TZ, AZW4, ARC
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.64 USD
  • Dimensions: 186x200x6mm
  • Weight: 180g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Clifton-upon-Teme, United Kingdom

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