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Books about thimbles, thimble makers and other thimble related collectables form Australia and around the world


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178e = reduced to $15 each
Thimbles of Australia
Susan Jean Gowan
Kangaroo Press / 1998

"This book has something of interest for every thimble collector. Every known type of thimble relating to Australia has been included - ..."
with no postal charges within Australia
includes a copy of the accompanying CD
please specify that you would like to receive the CD

Commercial - library - wholesale - enquiries welcome

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178f = $5 each
CD of colour photos of Thimbles of Australia
Susan Jean Gowan

15 years since publication, this CD features over 1900 colour images of items from the book - showing all the items not possible in 1998 - and includes photos of all the NEW finds

purchase with a copy of the book Thimbles of Australia = it's FREE


8/1655 = $50
Antique and collectible thimbles and accessories
Averil Mathis
1986
plastic covering

8/1648 = $14
Aunt Jane’s album
Eliza Calvert Hall
1980 "A Peace and Plenty quilt book"
small pamphlet, reprinting an 1856 story

8/1640 = $98
The history of needlework tools and accessories
Sylvia Groves
1973
plastic covering

8/1639 = $66
An illustrated history of needlework tools
Gay Ann Rogers
1989
inscribed, signed copy
plastic covering

uu1613 = $6
Introduction to sewing trade cards
Debbie Fuller
Thimble Collectors International
1988
previous owner’s bookplate

uu1504 = $60
Jackson’s silver & gold marks of England, Scotland & Ireland
edited by Ian Pickford
1989 (reprinted in 2005)
3rd revised edition of Sir Charles Jackson’s …
2nd hand with previous owner’s bookplate and annotations
very heavy book=weight-wise
- spine starting to separate -

389 = $20 each
Late nineteenth and early twentieth century French silver thimble masters' marks
Magdalena and William Isbister
2007
for the French thimble specialist collector

uu1611 = $8
Mauchline Ware and associated Scottish souvenir ware
John Baker
Shire
1985
previous owner’s bookplate and some annotations

uu1519 = $10
The nimble thimble: a profile of thimble collectors
Martin Needham
1993
previous owner’s bookplate

uu1616 = $20
Old-time tools and toys of needlework
Gertrude Whiting
1971
previous owner’s bookplate

1580 // uu1651 = $8 each
Quilting quotations celebrating an American legacy
compiled by Joyce S Steward
1994
bookmark has metal thimble attached

8/1642 = $24
Thimble treasury
Myrtle Lundquist
1975
plastic covering

uu1518 = $1
Thimblemakers; illustrated trademarks and personal record book
Averil D Mathis
1981
previous owner’s bookplate

377 = $22 each
Thimbles of Southern Africa
Jenny Scharff Bockel
2005
signed copies

Full colour photographs accompany this detailed description of Boer War memorabilia and all thimbles made in Southern Africa since then


uu1612 = $12
Een vingerhoedje…A thimble full…
Cecile Dreesmann
1983
previous owner’s bookplate and annotations

8/1651 = $46
Zalkin’s handbook of thimbles and sewing implements. A complete collector’s guide with current prices
Estelle Zalkin
1988
inscribed, signed copy
plastic covering
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