Natural dyes and home dyeing (formerly titled: Natural dyes in the United States)

by Rita J. Adrosko

Publisher: Dover Publications in New York

Written in English
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Dyes and dyeing -- History.,
  • Dyes and dyeing, Domestic.,
  • Dye plants -- United States.

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Rita J. Adrosko.
SeriesBulletin (United States National Museum) ;, 281.
ContributionsFurry, Margaret Smith, 1899-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTP919 .A3 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5703355M
ISBN 100486226883
LC Control Number70140228

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