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  • CHAPTER 1: Introduction
  • CHAPTER 2: The Background of Patchwork
  • CHAPTER 3: The Colonial Period
  • CHAPTER 4: The Nineteenth Century and Functional Design
  • CHAPTER 5: The Quiltmaking Scene
  • CHAPTER 6: The Skilled Hand, The Practiced Eye
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Bibliography

Title: The Pieced Quilt: An American Design Tradition
Author/Designer: Jonathan Holstein
Format/Publication Date: HC:1973
Publisher: New York Graphic Society Ltd., Boston, MA
Language: English
Page Count: 192
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11 1/4" x 10 3/8"
ISBN: 0883653184

SUMMARY- This is a history book, not a pattern book, and it has a wealth of fascinating information and tons of large full color pictures of antique quilts. I think it's well worth finding a copy just so you can impress your friends with what you know...