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  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: "Look What I Did!"
  • the Gallery of Quilts
  • Patterns and Instructions for Making Your Own Quilts
  • Suggested Books for Beginners
    • Mariner's Compass with Applique
    • Johnny 'Round the Corner
    • Road to California
    • Blossoms and Berries
    • Pineapple
    • Flowering Fern
    • Amish Double Nine Patch
    • Pieced Flower with Stuffed Work
    • Stars, Leaves, and Currants
    • Pot of Flowers
    • Old Maid's Ramble
    • Cherry Trees
    • Feathered World Without End
    • Lady of the Lake
    • Double Hearts
    • Rose Spray
    • Touching Stars
    • Log Cabin in Barn Raising Variation
    • Amish Railroad Crossing
    • Pieced Triangles
    • Chips and Whetstones

Title: Treasury of American Quilts: Including complete patterns and instructions for making your own quilts
Author/Designer: Cyril I Nelson, Carter Houck
Format/Publication Date: HC:1982
Publisher: Greenwich House, NY
Language: English
Page Count: 272
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: 0517448610

SUMMARY- There's a ton of eye candy in this book, as it has a huge gallery of full-page photographs of many many quilts. This is a good book for looking for inspirations - and figuring out what some patterns are called.