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Amish, the art of the quilt

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Published by Wings Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Lancaster County.
    • Subjects:
    • Quilts, Amish -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext, Robert Hughes ; plate commentary, Julie Silber.
      ContributionsSilber,Julie, 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK9112 .H8 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL781621M
      ISBN 100517147513
      LC Control Number95013536
      OCLC/WorldCa32237533

      Amish, the art of the quilt by Robert Hughes; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Quilts, Amish, Amish Quilts; Places: Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The World of Amish Quilts by Rachel and Kenneth Pellman is the companion book to Amish Quilt Patterns. With over pictures of Amish quilts inside, this textile art book gives a more complete view of what Amish quilting is all about when it comes to color, style, and pattern.


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