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Title: Thread of Gold: The Embroideries and Textiles in York Minster.
Description: Hants Pitkin Pictorials, 1987. 1st ed. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white & colour text-photos, bottom corner covers little creased, minor edgewear, bookplate (owner's written name). 63 pp. A golden thread runs through the history of ecclesiastical embroideries and textiles right down to the work that continues so lovingly today. Centuries of craftsmanship and fine handiwork are woven into the collection described and illustrated in this book. The author's love and understanding of these inherited treasures, together with her involvement in the creation of new works of art, will through these pages, inspire and delight all who are interested in the history and day-to-day life of one of Britain's great cathedrals - York Minster. ISBN: 085372427X.

Keywords: christianity, homes, architecture, churches, cathedrals, decorating, history, britain 085372427X

Price: AUD 10.00 = appr. US$ 6.92 Seller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
- Book number: 22175

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