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1983 cover scanned from my private collection


  • A History of the Sewing Machine
  • Early Industrial Machines
  • Toy Machines
  • Collecting Old Sewing Machines
  • Further Reading and Places to Visit

Title: SHIRE ALBUM: Old Sewing Machines, Book No. 84
Author/Designer: Carol Head
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1983
Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd., Princes Risbourough, UK
Language: English
Page Count: 32
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/4" x 5 3/4"
ISBN: 0852635915

SUMMARY- All interior photographs are black-and-white. This is not exhaustive, but a fun overview of the early sewing machines.