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Modern Priscilla Home Furnishing Book: A Practical Book for the Woman Who Loves Her Home


Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Interior decorationHome economics1920s

7-1/2 in

Charles Alma ByersJosephine BruceHelen E. Cleaves




United States

North America


Publisher's Binding

Vintage floral cloth binding meant to replicate drapery or upholstery fabric in brown, rose, yellow, etc. Cream paper title labels to cover and spine. Plain white dust jacket printed in black and white gives no hint of the beauty beneath.

Issued by the publishers of Modern Priscilla Magazine by Subscription. Flyleaf notation: Maymie Palmer. 1926.

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