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  • Acknowledgments
  • List of Illustrations
  • Introduction
  • CHAPTER I: Genesis- The Bed and the Quilt
  • CHAPTER II: Gleanings from Patchwork History
  • CHAPTER III: European Origins of the Quilt
  • CHAPTER IV: The Quilt in America
  • CHAPTER V: Stories About Quilts- Social, Romantic, Political
  • CHAPTER VI: Victorian Quilt Mania and Decline
  • CHAPTER VII: Renaissance
  • CHAPTER VIII: Making Quilts
  • CHAPTER IX: Collecting Quilts
  • CHAPTER X: Caring for Quilts
  • Footnotes
  • Bibliography

Title: American Patchwork Quilts
Author/Designer: Lenice Ingram Bacon
Format/Publication Date: HC:1973
Publisher: Bonanza Books, NY
Language: English
Page Count: 190
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: 0517309408

SUMMARY- This is not a project book, but a history book about quilts. It's quite interesting and covers quite a bit of ground.