The American Girls Handy Book
How to Amuse Yourself and OthersBook - 1987
A reprint of a gay nineties publication for young ladies instructing them in such hobbies as fancy needlework, handmade dolls, china painting, painting in oils, heraldic painting, preservation of wild flowers, and many others.
Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1987, c1887
Edition: Centennial ed
Characteristics: xxiv, 474 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Alternative Title: How to amuse yourself and others