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Legacy of our grandmothers - vintage Hungarian needlecrafts pattern book

for $ 45.00 USD each

The Hungarian title of this book “Nagyanyaink oroksege” means “Legacy of our Grandmothers” in English. A stunning and rich showcase of traditional Hungarian crafts, with lots of patterns and photos of projects you can make.

This book is really like an encyclopedia of Hungarian needlework. If you buy one book on Hungarian needlecrafts, this should be it. It has an excellent collection of designs and patterns, 152 pages of explanations in Hungarian with plenty of black and white drawings of patterns plus photos of the items, and 60 pages of full-color pattern drawings and color photos.

Published in 1986 by Kossuth Publishing, in Budapest. Hardcover with dust jacket.
The book is used, in excellent condition.