Philadelphia, PA: William H. Horstmann Company, 1925. First edition. Original Staplebound Wraps. Small quarto, pp. 39, illustrated with color drawings. Signed neatly by a previous owner on the title page. Center four pages have pulled free of the staples, but are present and undamaged. Very Good, moderate edgewear to cover. Item #21144
This book shows 21 attractive rugs and hassocks which can be made economically, easily and quickly by the Columbia method of yard rug making. Some of the patterns faithfully reproduce the designs and colors of rare and beautiful old rugs now in museums and private collections. Some of them are fashioned after Navaho motifs for the cottage or bungalow; other designs include Oriental and Colonial. Includes directions on how to make a rug with Columbia supplies.